Janet Syed, M.Ed. is the Associate Director and Lead Instructional Designer in the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. Janet previously worked at Southern New Hampshire University as a lead instructional designer responsible for supporting faculty by ensuring that instructional methods and design techniques engage learners and result in their success. Janet conducts ongoing research to maintain a working knowledge of industry standards and best practices in instructional design. She has presented at Sloan-C and DevLearn and this year she presented at the Online Learning Consortium on Scenario Based learning. In addition, Janet founded OLK12, a company dedicated to finding solutions for gaps in the quality of global education using a unique Open Source infrastructure and is an Experienced Educator (NHDOE).
Janet will be instrumental in moving Mobile Merrimack forward by working with faculty and instructors to design and develop media rich educational opportunities. In addition to providing workshops and drop in hours, Janet will work with faculty in person and asynchronously to assist in your course and tech integration needs.