The Instructional Designer, Intermediate supports remote and residential physical therapy faculty to maximize learning engagement in an online learning environment for doctoral students enrolled in the hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Experience with learning management systems, instructional design tools, the integration of audiovisual content into courses, integration tools to improve student active learning participation, and competency-based education methodology is preferred. The Instructional Designer assesses needs, designs processes, develops materials, and evaluates effectiveness of materials created for the courses within the physical therapy curriculum. The position requires a working understanding of health and medical terminology in order to successfully partner with physical therapy faculty to deliver technology-enhanced learning resources for physical therapy online courses.
Instructional Design Role
Project Collaboration Role
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
This is a Classified Staff (CLS) position. NAU offers an excellent benefit package including generous health, dental and vision insurance; participation in the Arizona State Retirement System; paid vacation and 10 holidays per year; and tuition reduction for employees and qualified dependents. More information on benefits at NAU is available on the Human Resources benefits website. Classified Staff employees are in a probationary status for their first six months at NAU. NAU is a tobacco and smoke-free campus. Employees offered a position will be eligible for state health plans (including NAU’s BCBS Plan). New employees are eligible for benefits on the first day of the pay period following their enrollment, after their employment date. Employees will have 31 days from their start date to enroll in benefits. Additionally, new employees will begin participating in the Arizona State Retirement System, and the long-term disability coverage that accompanies it, on the first of the pay period following 6 months after the new employee’s start date.