Teaching and learning leaders share thoughts on the best ways to help students achieve success.
Kim is the Senior Director for Information Technology at the #1-ranked Graduate School of Education (GSE). As a member of the senior leadership team, she helps advance the school's strategic goals by aligning them to IT strategy in areas of immersive technologies, learning space design, online course development, digital research support, data integrity and security, and other key initiatives. Her team provides computing and classroom technology support, web design and development, digital research consults, and interactive course design. Our mission is to anticipate and meet the emerging needs and aspirations of GSE's 1500 faculty, students, and staff with leading-edge, equitable, scalable technology services.
Before working at Penn, Kim was responsible for piloting and scaling new library services to support the changing needs of scholars at Penn Libraries. Prior to that, she managed enterprise learning technologies, MOOC production, course design, and multimedia development at UNC-Chapel Hill, and in the early days served in a variety of roles including instructional designer, faculty developer, instructor, media developer, and project manager/designer of online courses. Kim holds a Ph.D. from Michigan State University.
The move to online and hybrid learning environments presents changing needs and new opportunities for faculty development.