Instructional Designer

Job Level
Mid-level position
Job Category
  • Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Instructional Technology

SoPA Online Noodle Programs
Location: New Orleans, LA


The Instructional Designer will lead the design, development, and redesign of interactive online courses for the Tulane School of Professional Advancement (SoPA) using a variety of digital resources to include software, hardware, data, multimedia, videoconferencing, and collaboration tools. All course materials will be produced within the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) and instructional materials must be ADA compliant.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to utilize instructional technologies to design, develop, and manage online or blended instruction.
  • Knowledge of current and emerging technologies for online teaching and learning.
  • Proficiency with streaming audio and video, compression methods, file types, and formats.
  • Proficient use of learning management tools such as Canvas and online conferencing software (e.g. Zoom).
  • Understanding of media products for use in online courses, including video, audio podcasts, and graphics.
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to effectively manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to convey technical information to both faculty and staff.
  • Highly proficient on-line course development and assessment skills.

Required Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in instructional design, educational technology, instructional technology, training and development or related field
  • 2 years of online education, course development, and assessment experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in instructional design, instructional technology, curriculum design or related field
  • 5 years of experience teaching in online education

Compensation Information
This position is assigned to pay grade P2.25. Tulane offers a variety of options to enhance your health and well-being so that
you may enjoy more out of life now and in the future. Learn more about Life at Tulane as well as our Benefits and Pay. See our
Candidate Resources to learn more about our hiring process and what to expect.
This position will close on 09/13/2020
Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.