Ivy is currently an Instructional Designer with Thomas Jefferson University. She has been in this position for 3 years. She designs, develops, implements and evaluates online courseware and software that support teaching and learning. She has been in the e-Learning profession for 17 years out of which more than 15 years have been spent working with faculty and IT staff in a research university. She has special applied research interests in e-Portfolios and recorded lectures (coursecasts and webcasts).