Instructional Designer / Technology Specialist

St. Ambrose University   Davenport, IA   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on May 12, 2024
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St. Ambrose University, known for its strong emphasis on academic excellence, service-learning, and community engagement, is accepting applications for a dynamic and innovative individual to join our team in the Center for Instructional Design and Technology (CIDT) as a full-time Instructional Designer / Technology Specialist. This position plays a crucial role in supporting faculty and staff in design, development, and implementation of technology-enhanced experiences across various academic programs.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Working collaboratively with faculty in development of instructional strategies, course materials, and assessment techniques.
  • Assists in adapting courses for online environments.
  • Ensures that online and hybrid courses are ADA and copyright compliant.
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of adult learning theories and concepts
  • Instructional design theory and methods, various instructional methods and delivery options
  • Measurement and evaluation theory and methods, various software tools used in instructional design and training vendors and resources.


  • Bachelor's degree in instructional technology, instructional design, or education.
  • Knowledge of a wide range of technology, including use of the Blackboard learning management system, Adobe and/or Apple production suites, educational technology, and the creation of basic instructional tutorials.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage products and deadlines in a fast-paced environment.


  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan with employer match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Opportunities for professional development and training
  • Access to campus amenities, cultural events, and recreational activities.

If you are ready to join a dynamic team and make a difference, apply today!

Position is open until filled.

St. Ambrose actively seeks applications from members of underrepresented groups.


St. Ambrose University

518 W. Locust St.
Davenport , IA