This position works with the research and education team in the Faculty of Medicine's Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD).
This position is responsible for the design and production of web-based learning materials (including online modules and web-
structuring content suitable for adult learners; designing and creating immersive digital learning experiences; and maintaining web-
based learning materials for multiple projects. Shared office space will be provided. The chosen candidate will be required to attend early morning and late afternoon meetings, with the occasional evening or weekend meeting.
These meetings may occur offsite.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Organizational Status
Overall direction will be obtained from the UBC CPD Senior Instructional Designer, Project Managers, and from regular meetings, which the Interactive designer is expected to attend. Work Performed
The position reports to UBC CPD Senior Instructional Designer. Some direction may be provided by UBC CPD Project Managers. Supervision Given
May have supervisory responsibilities for a small group of employees. Consequence of Error / Judgement
Overall direction will be obtained from the UBC CPD Senior Instructional Designer, Project Managers, and from regular meetings, which the interactive designer is expected to attend.
This position requires working effectively within an organizational structure and involves a degree of self-direction, the ability to work to tight timelines and strong interpersonal skills.
The interactive designer will be required to exercise sound judgment and decision making as poor decisions may be damaging to the reputation of the UBC CPD Office. Qualifications
Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline. Degree in Interactive Design, Service Design, Biomedical Communications, Adult Education, Curriculum Development or Educational Technology preferred.
Minimum of two years experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. -Experience creating learning experiences, online modules, courseware, and learner assessment
Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged.
We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and / or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.