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Open position – Instructional Designer

Yes!!! We have an opening for an Instructional Designer on our team! We invite our ID peer and colleagues to apply - and please help us spread the news about this opening through your social networks.

You: An inspired learning design professional who wants to improve higher education by working with faculty to provide stellar learning experiences for Dartmouth students.

Us: The Educational Technologies Group at Dartmouth – a growing team of Instructional Designers and Academic Technology Consultants, working together to support innovation in high-impact teaching and learning at Dartmouth.


OperaX Launch
Instructional Designer Adam Nemeroff and the OperaX team celebrate the launch of their edx course!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Consult with faculty on educational technology, course design, and solving teaching challenges
  • Provide expertise to our faculty in optimizing our learning management system (Canvas) for teaching and learning
  • Lead or serve on teams supporting large-scale learning initiatives such as developing courses for the edX platform and re-designing large “gateway” courses to increase student engagement
  • Serve as a teaching and learning expert in campus groups
  • Build strong relationships with Dartmouth faculty
  • Collaborate with colleagues in the Library, Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning, and the professional schools on teaching and learning projects
Mike and Ashley AAEEBL 2015
Instructional Designers Mike Goundzaard and Ashley Kehoe presented at AAEEBL 2015.

You’ll be right for this position if you:

  • Have experience in course design and course development, and instructional technology
  • Have skills and experience in supporting faculty
  • Have enthusiasm for technology, pedagogy, and teaching and learning
  • Enjoy working in a team, learning from others, and sharing what you know
  • Love working with people and helping them learn and navigate problems
  • Have excellent communication skills, and are good at “translating” technology
  • Enjoy change, and think that learning new stuff is fun
  • Are looking for a job that challenges your imagination, creativity and ambition

Work environment:

  • A meaningful mission: Supporting teaching, learning, and technology innovation in higher education
  • A dynamic, collaborative team of colleagues who have each other’s back
  • Great opportunities for growth and professional development
  • Outdoor recreation opportunities galore, right in your backyard
  • 2.5 hours to Boston, 3 to Montreal, 5 to NYC
  • Excellent benefits

To apply for this position, visit

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Questions? E-mail

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that has a strong commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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