human resources

Department of Instructional Technology

The Department of Instructional Technology at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania which has an MS program in Instructional Technology and a BAS program in Technical Leadership is seeking applicants for an ongoing pool of candidates for temporary instructor positions. Primary responsibilities: Teach graduate/undergraduate courses in instructional design, instructional authoring, and leadership skills in both programs. We are seeking candidates with proven teaching skills and abilities. The pool offers opportunities to teach both online and face-to-face courses on Bloomsburg University’s main campus as well as at partner school locations including Harrisburg, Reading, the Lehigh Valley area, Philadelphia, and Bucks County.


All positions preferred qualifications include: experience teaching both online and face-to-face courses; experience teaching college level courses and a demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations.

Specific qualifications for teaching positions in two areas:

For Instructional Technology courses (in MS and BAS programs):

Required: Master’s degree in Instructional Technology or related field.

Preferred qualifications: experience in a training setting or K-12 education; practical instructional design skills; and practical technology skills with web design, multimedia, authoring software, instructional design, online collaboration, research, game design, eLearning, LMS, learning analytics, K-12 technologies.

For Technical Leadership courses (in BAS Program):

Required: Master’s degree in Leadership or related field.

Preferred qualifications: experience working with and leading teams and/or virtual teams, project management experience; practical technology skills with project management and virtual team tools.

To Apply:

A complete application includes a cover letter addressing requirements and preferences for the position. The letter should indicate if face-to-face and/or online teaching is desired and what locations are of interest. A current vita, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (officials will be needed from those invited for interviews), and contact information for three current professional references are required.

Electronic submissions are strongly encourage and can be e-mailed for full consideration.

For paper documents, the mailing address is: Ms. Tina Barnes, Search and Screen Committee, Department of Instructional Technology, Sutliff Hall 202, Bloomsburg University of PA, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Temporary pool applicants’ credentials will be kept on file through February 16, 2020. Review of complete applications will begin as temporary positions become available. Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process. Recommendation for hiring is needed form a majority of the regular, full-time department faculty. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background.

After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).

Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statues and University policies.

For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Warren Student Services Center, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815; Phone: 570-389-4529; Email:

Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: 215-656-6010; Fax: 215-656-6020.

How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).