Location: Auburn, AL
Posted: November 08, 2018
Application Deadline: November 28, 2018
Auburn University College of Liberal Arts
302 Tichenor Hall, Auburn University
Auburn, AL, 36849
Reporting to the IT Manager, the Instructional Technology Specialist in the College of Liberal Arts will support technologies that are used for instructional purposes primarily in (but not limited to) the Department of Art and Art History and the School of Communication and Journalism.
Support includes instruction in software for faculty and students for video, photo, and audio production with emphasis on Adobe Creative Cloud, Final Cut, and Audacity; instruction in hardware used by faculty and students for video and audio production, art design and production including video cameras, digital audio and photo equipment, 3-D scanners, printers, laser and vinyl cutters; managing of video and audio resources for faculty and students, including checking equipment in and out to students; and support in visual production for online education and e-portfolios.
Entry into applicant pool requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in Art, Film, Graphic Design, Photography, Educational Technologies, Informational Technologies or related area plus two (2) years of experience in developing, installing and/or supporting the use of instructional technologies.
Substitutions allowed for Education: When a candidate has the required experience, but lacks the required education, they may normally apply additional relevant experience toward the education requirement, at a rate of two (2) years relevant experience per year of required education.
Substitutions allowed for Experience: When a candidate has the required education, but lacks the required experience, they may normally apply additional appropriate education toward the experience requirement, at a rate of one (1) year relevant education per year of required experience.
Extensive use of photo, video, and audio equipment and production/editing software, including maintenance of equipment. Knowledge of digital media production and post production principles, basic safety procedures. Knowledge of printers, scanners, and cutters.
This position requires lifting of up to 25 pounds heavy equipment occasionally and the ability to distinguish similar colors.
In addition to completing the on-line application, please attach a letter of interest briefly outlining your qualifications, a current resume and the name and contact information for three professional references. Only complete application materials will be considered for review.
A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment.
MA or MFA in Art, Film, Graphic Design, Photography or related area from an accredited institution. Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and Final Cut Pro. Strong time management and communication skills, including experience in documentation creation. Experience in creation of online content.