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Writing Coordinator/Instructional Designer

Job Type Contract   Full-Time  
Experience Level Entry  
Organization Type University  
Pay Range $25/ hr  

Position Basics

Position Title: Writing Coordinator/Instructional Designer

Job Category: P&S Hourly

Type of Position: Term

Full Consideration Date: Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Advertising Started on: Wednesday, December 20, 2023

Hiring Department: Center for Teaching & Learning Mathematics

Department: Center for Teaching & Learning Mathematics



Pay Grade: PS.118

Position Details

Percent of Time/Week: 75%

Service Schedule: P&S Calendar Year

Position Description:

Serves as a member the writing team for the Center for Teaching & Learning Mathematics (CTLM); edits, formats, and revises work created by content specialists; responsible for formatting and editing content for all CTLM programming and facilitator guides for professional development courses; and uploads on-line content and tutorials for users of educational resources.

This is initially a one year appointment for additional project support, but may be renewed based on project status and/or staffing needs.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, communications, instructional design or related field required.

Required Qualifications:

  • At least one year of technical and/or freelance writing and editing experience required.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience utilizing video conferencing and capturing software, Google applications for education, content management systems, and e-Learning preferred.
  • Team leadership and experience editing educational resources also preferred.
  • Online Application Required Documents

Application Type:

This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Professional References:

Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.

Number of References:  3

Cover Letter: A plain text cover letter is required.

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the “Apply for This Position” button located below the Contact Information.

About Organization

The University of Northern Iowa prides itself on putting students first, and has a reputation for providing exceptional undergraduate education. U.S. News and World Report has consistently ranked UNI among the top several midwest public universities. The university's medium size allows it to offer the facilities and academic choices of a major university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere."​