Looking for a first job in the field? Sunny skies and greener pastures could be the answer

We hear Oakland, Calif., needs a instructional designer.

We hear Oakland, Calif., needs a instructional designer.

Looking for a position in training and development under the drab skies of a Chicago winter can be oppressive. Luckily, there are plenty of jobs in Chicagoland. But even the most resilient and wintered job-seekers might find their best fit in other locales.

The Society of Applied Learning Technology (SALT) has posted some interesting openings, some of which are in climes that are warmer (Reno) and even ideal (Oakland). Take a look:

1. Instructional Designer, TLT
Reno, Nevada
The University of Nevada, Reno seeks two creative Instructional Designers with a passion for teaching. The Instructional Designer supports faculty in the development of teaching and learning strategies, provides guidance in using instructional technologies, conducts workshops and training programs, and participates in research and professional development activities. For more information on the position and required qualifications please visit our website: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/13829

2. Instructional Designer
Oakland, CA
This is a new position in which the successful candidate will establish and lead the instructional design effort for the Holy Names University. The Instructional Designer will develop the scope of this position and work collaboratively with faculty to foster effective teaching and learning experiences through the effective use of technology, content development, and course design. http://apptrkr.com/410778 EOE

3. Assistant Professor in Simulation, Animation, and Gaming
Ypsilanti, Michigan
The School of Technology Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position in Simulation, Animation, and Gaming; the appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor with a start in Fall 2014.

4. Assistant/Associate Professor, Graduate Department of Educational Leadership & Instructional Design
Pocatello, Idaho
Assistant/Associate Professor, Graduate Department of Educational Leadership & Instructional Design at Idaho State University

To read the full job descriptions on the web site click here http://www.salt.org/index.htm?salt.asp?pn=joblistall.

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About Meade Peers McCoy

I am driven to learn, about the world and the people in it, learn to do new things, learn to see things in a new way.
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