CONSULTING

Instructional Design Consultant. Facilitated workshops and individual consultations to help faculty at Southern Cross University in Lismore, Australia from March 15th-19th, 2010 use the Quality Matters rubric to improve their online courses.

Instructional Design Consultant:  Designed and facilitated a 6-week training course in online teaching for a small group of faculty from the School of Education and Performance for Canisius College in Buffalo, NY.  Offered instructional design support for faculty. (April 2009 to October 2009).

Online Course Reviewer:  Served as an online course reviewer for an Advanced Placement Psychology courses offered by the Virginia Virtual Advanced Placement School (VVAPS) (www.virtualvirginia.org) (April 2009-June 2009), Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) (as of April 2009), and the Idaho Digital Learning Academy (December 2009).

Evaluator of Distance Education Programs:  Serve as an evaluator of distance education proposals that are submitted by schools accredited by The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) (September 2002 to present).

American Council on Education Distance Education Course Reviewer: Serve as an evaluator of distance learning courses for college credit for the American Council on Education.  Training completed in March 2005.

Project Syllabus Reviewer: Appointed in 2005 by the Society of the Teaching of Psychology to review the appropriateness of model syllabi submitted by instructors who teach online courses.

Instructional Technology Trainer: Served as an online trainer for Wadsworth Publishing (now Cengage Learning) between 2005 and 2006 focusing on topics including how to create online courses in psychology.