The University of Iowa Department of Pathology is seeking an Instructional Services Specialist to provide instructional services and support to faculty, staff, and students by designing, developing, selecting, adapting, presenting, or maintaining instructional/informational materials and/or facilities (e.g., classrooms, labs, studios, centers, workshops, technology programs) for the purpose of teaching and learning, Provide oversight of instruction to students to enhance their skills in key areas. Continuously interact with faculty and staff in Pathology and other academic departments concerning teaching activities. Perform operational and administrative tasks associated with the provision of instructional services throughout the department. This position will be primarily 1st shift, Monday – Friday.
Please attach a resume and cover letter as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. Applicable background and credential checks will be conducted.
For a complete listing of job qualifications and to apply for this position, please visit our website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu, reference requisition #19001791.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check, health screening, and should be prepared to submit five (5) professional references upon request.The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Bachelor’s degree in a chemical, biological, clinical laboratory science, or medical technology program from an accredited institution.
Certification as a Medical Lab Scientist (MLS) from American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) from Health Education and Welfare (HEW).
Minimum of 1 year recent clinical laboratory experience
Experience in providing technical training (one-on-one, small group, formal presentations)
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office and other computer applications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with individuals and groups, as well as excellent organizational skills
Experience working with ICON or similar course management system is highly desirable
Experience developing curriculum and educational resources is desirable
Database management experience is desirable
Experience coordinating training initiatives is desirable
Experience with social media is desirable
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.