Subscribe

Forum

Educational Technology for Biology

Welcome to the newly redesigned Science Careers Forum. Please bookmark this site now for future reference. If you've previously posted to the forum, your current username and password will remain the same in the new system. If you've never posted or are new to the forum, you will need to create a new account.

The new forum is designed with some features to improve the user experience. Upgrades include:
- easy-to-read, threaded discussions
- ability to follow discussions and receive notifications of updates
- private messaging to other SC Forum members
- fully searchable database of posts
- ability to quote in your response
- basic HTML formatting available

Moderator: Dave Jensen
Advisors:   Ana, PG, Rich Lemert, Dick Woodward, Dave Walker
Meet the Moderator/Advisors

Educational Technology for Biology

Postby elyse » Mon Jan 10, 2005 7:44 pm

I am a doctoral student in cancer research looking for a teaching postdoc. But I was also wondering if there are any career opportunities in just curriculum design and developing instructional materials for undergrad/graduate level classes. I am particularly interested in being part of a team that just designs interactive multimedia learning modules for the biological sciences. However, I have limited computer skills and would love to function as the "scientist" on a team and develop content for these learning modules. Do such jobs exist? It seems most projects involve a specific academic need and then faculty just develop one using existing IT support at that institution. Are there companies out there that just do consulting and employ scientists to help develop content for software?
elyse
 

Return to Science Careers Forum

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bill L. and 12 guests