Norma Scagnoli


Norma I. Scagnoli is the Senior Director of eLearning in the College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she plays a key role in the conception and implementation of learning innovations in the use of technology to enhance business education in undergraduate, graduate and professional levels. Norma has extensive experience in online education as instructor, administrator and researcher. She has been involved in projects such as the iMBA Program -a Mooc integrated degree; blended learning in high enrollment courses; and uses of mobile devices in graduate education; among other initiatives. She also holds a position as Research Assistant Professor for the College of Education, and she has also contributed to the field with her research on technologies for teaching and learning, online learning models, and faculty and student orientation for online education, which has been published and presented in specialized journals and conferences. Norma has a Ph.D. in Human Resource Development from the University of Illinois, where she also earned a Masters degree in Education with specialization in Instructional Technologies. Website:

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EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • ELI 2016 Annual Meeting Program Committee
    • ELI, 2015 - 2015
  • ELI Adjunct Committee
    • ELI, 2011 - 2011