job post: Design a MOOC on Responsible software at EPFL

job post: Design a MOOC on Responsible software at EPFL

EPFL is developing teaching and learning resources for developing the digital ethics skills of students. Our flagship project is a full 4 ECTS course on the responsible design of software for Computer Science students at Bachelor level. Called “Responsible Software”, the course uses a flipped classroom design and will combine a range of learning activities including programming exercises, videos, quizzes and case studies. We are looking for a versatile instructional designer to help us develop, deploy and evaluate these resources in collaboration with a team of students. We welcome profiles with a philosophy or social sciences background to complement our areas of expertise.

Main duties and responsibilities include :

  • Design and develop teaching and learning resources on digital ethics: scripts for videos, course notes, quizzes, slides, case studies, etc
  • Collaborate with students in a co-design approach
  • Research and summarize literature on digital ethics and responsible software design
  • Evaluate the quality of teaching and learning resources via surveys and focus groups
  • Gather and share best practice within the community of innovators in education

Your profile :

  • Experience with instructional design, in particular for online resources and courses
  • Experience with literature search and academic papers readin
  • Experience with empirical evaluation of teaching and learning resources
  • Fluent English and French
  • Master degree. Background in philosophy, social sciences or science and technology fields

More details here:

Siara Isaac

Siara Isaac is a researcher in the 3T PLAY project, Centre for Learning Sciences and a member of the Teaching Support Centre at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.

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