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Job Title: Instructional Designer

Organization: National Security Technologies, LLC (NSTec)

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Frontier Nursing University (FNU) is currently seeking an Instructional Designer to join our faculty. The Instructional Designer provides expertise in online course development at FNU.  


Major Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities:

  • Works collaboratively with other members of the instructional design team to plan, execute, and evaluate results of ongoing projects and innovative initiatives.

  • Assists and works collaboratively with faculty and subject matter experts in the design, development, and evaluation of innovative approaches to enhance pedagogy and improve student learning.

  • Plans, facilitates, and evaluates courses, workshops, and other instructional modalities for faculty to enhance use of sound pedagogy and innovative approaches across the curriculum.

  • Evaluates, selects, and integrates technologies into instructional systems with a focus on educational innovation.

  • Works with the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and the Instructional Design team to assess learning outcomes and best practices in current and future instructional systems.

  • Handles confidential information appropriately and exercises tact, sound judgment, diplomacy, and discretion.



  • Master’s or doctoral degree in instructional design, education, or related field

  • Minimum three years experience in instructional design with proven skills in curriculum and course development and innovative learning experiences

  • Strong and impressive track record of planning, implementing, and evaluating highly innovative and creative projects and initiatives

  • Ability to translate creativity and passion for innovative course design to design of significant learning experiences for students

  • Ability to work effectively, both independently and as a team member

  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to handle and prioritize multiple complex projects, develop own work schedule, and monitor progress against defined parameters

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • Knowledge of adult learning theory and best practices including distance education and innovative modalities

  • Proficiency in standard software and other technologies for instructional use

  • Proficiency in learning management systems (Canvas preferred)


Frontier Nursing University offers outstanding benefits and a generous 401k plan. The Position is work from home with periodic required travel to Kentucky. Send cover letter and CV to Make sure to note position applying for in the subject line.

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