Faculty Position

Title of Position:
Course Developers / Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)

Status:
Part-time, course development as assigned

Department:
School of Continuing & Professional Studies

Qualifications:
Philadelphia University is looking for experienced course developers/subject matter experts in various disciplines to design and build online course materials for our eight-week accelerated program. Visit http://www.philau.edu/online/degrees.html for a list of majors.

Education Required:
• Master's degree in subject area

• Curriculum and course design experience

• Prior online course development experience

• Experience using Blackboard preferred

• Design and use of electronic course materials preferred

• Substantive college teaching experience (over three years) preferred, with substantive online teaching and learning

• Desire to educate in 21st century models of teaching and learning

Responsibilities:
SMEs work in conjunction with the instructional designers and instructional coaches. Course development is a contract position. SMEs are asked to teach (with pay) at least the first run of their newly designed course, but if further teaching is desired, opportunities will be explored. All SMEs will be required to take a two-week, asynchronous online instructor training prior to or concurrent with course development.

Application Procedures:
Candidates should send a cover letter and CV or resume to philauonlinejobs@philau.edu.

Starting Date:
Ongoing

Posting Date:
July 2017


Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds, including but not limited to women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.