SALT job update

Listed below are the most recent Job Postings that have been added to the SALT® Web Site (http://www.salt.org/).

To read the full job descriptions on the web site click the following link.
http://www.salt.org/index.htm?salt.asp?pn=joblistall

1. Instructional/E-Learning Designer
Tampa, Florida
The Instructional/E-Learning Designer will work as an integral part of a collaborative instructional development team responsible for the assessment, design, development, and evaluation of the Association’s education and training programs.

2. Senior Instructional Designer
Jacksonville, Florida
The Sr. Instructional Designer provides leadership in the planning, direction, supervision and instructional design in the development of interactive college credit courses. Works with a team of faculty, multimedia and quality assurance professionals involved with the design and development of SIRIUS courses which can be delivered in all modes (face-to-face, blended and fully online), using the latest findings in the fields of learning, motivation and technology, with emphasis on the constructivist approach.

3. e-Learning Specialist
Alexandria, Virginia
Perform tasks related to the design and re-design of new and current eLearning products and services using the project initiation, analysis, design, development, implementation and evaluation lifecycle process. Bachelors w/three years in eLearning course development, online instruction, and adult learning theory. Experience w/ e-learning tools and internet technology (LMS, Web development applications, rapid eLearning content development tools). The Society for Human Resource Management is an equal opportunity employer. (M/F/D/V)

4. Product Developer
Piscataway, New Jersey
IEEE, the world’s largest prof assoc advancing technology for the benefit of humanity, seeks a Product Developer who will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day prod & implementation of IEEE eLearning Library which is the Educational Activities’ featured continuing ed prod. A Bachelors degree or equivalent & a min of 3 yrs of prod dvlpmt are req. Exc managerial, problem solving, teamwork, interpersonal, creative, analytical & communication skills are req. Must be able to develop a consensus among a number of people with different views.

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CIDER session, Wednesday, September 8, 2010, 11am-12pm MT

You are invited to the opening presentation of the fall series of free online CIDER sessions. This session features a presentation and discussion with Dr. Kelly Edmonds.

Title: Learning Issues for Online Graduate Students

Results are shared from a recent doctoral study that explored the leadership implications for delivering online learning in a mainstream Canadian higher education institution by examining the characteristics, attributes, motivations, and perceptions of 163 graduate students.

The data revealed online program issues, the need for faculty presence and development for online environments, and supportive online student services. As well, the data showed leaders must consider working effectively with faculty and ensuring students had quality online experiences. Other leadership considerations were effectively planning, implementing, and delivering online learning as well as marketing online programs. In this presentation three particular learning issues are shared that were described by participants. These are contentious online learning activities and the offer of blended learning opportunities. As well, participants had difficulties defining specific pedagogical strategies that would aid them in learning online.

When: Wednesday, September 8, 2010, 11am-12pm MT (Edmonton)

Where: Online via Elluminate at:
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Pre-Configuration:
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