Cynthia Golden

Biography

Cynthia Golden is the director of the Center for Instructional Development & Distance Education at the University of Pittsburgh, where she is responsible for leading online learning, teaching support, instructional technology, measurement and evaluation of teaching, and other academic support services. Prior to joining Pitt, Cynthia served 8 years as Vice President of EDUCAUSE, where she led the association's professional development activities. She previously held CIO and senior IT leadership roles at Duquesne University, MIT and Carnegie Mellon.

Currently, she directs the Senior Leadership Roundtable at EDUCAUSE, serves as a faculty member in the EDUCAUSE New IT Mangers program and recently completed 3 years as a faculty member in the Sloan-C Institute for Engaged Leadership in Online Learning. She has served on numerous boards, participated on national conference program committees; and served as a member of many professional association committees during her career.

Updated 2014

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Identifying E-Portfolio Practices at AAU Universities
    • Briefs, Case Studies, Papers, Reports

    Beginning in July and ending in December 2011, the Center for Instructional Development and Distance Education at the University of Pittsburgh developed and administered a survey designed to gauge e-portfolio practices at Association of American Universities (AAU) member institutions.

  • Leaders for the Long Haul
    • Article

    © 2009 Cynthia Golden. The text of this article is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.

EDUCAUSE Presentations

Memberships

EDUCAUSE ELI Primary Representative
ELI Member
ECAR Subscriber

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • Senior Directors Seminar 2015
    • PROGRAM, 2015 - 2015
  • Senior Directors Seminar 2015
    • PROGRAM, 2015 - 2015
  • Senior Leadership Roundtable Council 2014
    • PROGRAM, 2014 - 2014
  • Senior Leadership Roundtable Council 2014
    • PROGRAM, 2014 - 2014
  • EDUCAUSE Institute New IT Managers Program MWRC Faculty
    • PROGRAM, 2012 - 2014