BiographyEric Palson is the Director of Instructional Technologies at Babson College. His responsibilities for the group are in the areas of blended learning, innovation, ideation, and benchmarking academic technologies.
Eric's areas of expertise include designing blended and online learning courses and programs, piloting and implementing new enterprise tools, user interface design, and faculty training. Before joining Babson College, he worked for a number of consulting and design firms, including Nextera Enterprises. Eric also co-founded the design firm Drive Thru Designs. In addition to his work as Director of Instructional Design, Eric is an adjunct faculty member at Babson College, where he teaches web and graphic design.
Eric holds a BA in advertising and graphic design from Loyola University in Maryland. He is also a graduate of Babson College where he earned an MBA in the Spring of 2009. His postgraduate studies also include media theory at Emerson College.
Specialties: Web design/development, graphic design, instructional design, marketing, branding, user interface design, video editing, pedagogical analysis, training, management.