General

First Name

Alexandra

Middle Initial

M.

Last Name

Pickett

Job Title

Director

Organization

Open SUNY Online Teaching

Country

United States

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Yes

Contact Info

Website

http://commons.suny.edu/cote/

AIM

alexandrapickett

Blog

http://etap640.edublogs.org/about-2/

Skype

alexandrapickett

Extended Profile

Biography

Alexandra M. Pickett (@alexpickett) gives leadership and direction to Open SUNY Online Teaching. Formerly the Associate Director of the award-winning SUNY Learning Network (SLN), the online learning network for the State University of New York. Working with 40 of the 64 SUNY institutions, she has directly supported or coordinated the development of more than 5,000 faculty and their web-delivered courses. She also teaches Introduction to Online Teaching in the online CDIT master’s program at the University at Albany. She was the principle investigator on the SUNY/SLN NGLC grant-funded project, an elected member of the National University Technology Network advisory board, and on the steering committees of the Sloan-C ALN and Sloan-C Blended Learning conferences. She is the co-recipient of a number of awards recognizing excellence in online faculty development, distance learning innovation, online effective practice, and institution wide programming and systematic progress. She was recognized as a Sloan Fellow (2012), an honor conferred by the Sloan Consortium Board of Directors, also served on the Campus Technology Advisory Board for 2013-2015, and was invited to serve on the advisory council for the UPCEA Center for Online Leadership and Strategy. She consults and speaks nationally and internationally on effective online teaching and learning, large-scale online faculty development, online instructional design, and using web2.0 to enhance instruction.

http://about.me/alexandrapickett