Academic Technology Center

Academic Technology Center

The Academic Technology Center operates under the auspices of the UWF IT Strategic Plan with the mission of ensuring quality distance and distributed teaching and learning at the University of West Florida. The Academic Technology Center serves as a catalyst for the application of new technologies to support teaching, learning, and creative expression.

We are a Faculty Support Center

‌ATC supports faculty in the design, development, implementation and continuous improvement of quality online and blended courses at UWF. There is substantial research to indicate what constitutes best practices in online/blended course design and delivery to achieve good student learning outcomes and satisfaction. Organizations, such as Quality Matters, the Sloan Consortium, and Educause promote research and best practice for online teaching and learning. 

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Quality Matters - Recently Certified Courses

  • Joy Valerio-Faessel, Ed.D.

    Instructor, Instructional, Workforce and Applied Tech.

    ECT 4560 - Selection & Guidance for Career & Technical Ed.


  • Jennifer Taylor, LCSW, RPT

    Instructor, Social Work

    SOW 5356 - Play Therapy Theory


  • Kathy Reid, MS

    Instructor, Computer Science

    CEN6990 - Software Engineering Project Management


  • Natalie Goulette, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice

    CJC4010 - Punishment and Society


  • Frank Ferdik, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice

    DSC3012 - Terrorism

    12/21/15 (QM)


  • Lela Hobby, DNP

    DNP Technology Coordinator, Nursing

    NUR4636 - Public Health & Community Nursing


  • Dr. Dallas Snider

    Assistant Professor, Computer Science

    CAP5771 - Data Mining



  • Dr. Wilbur Hugli

    Faculty Associate, Environmental Science

    GEO3421 - Cultural Geography

    11/1/15 (QM)


  • Dr. David Miller

    Instructor, Management & MIS

    MAN3301 - Human Resource Management


See more QM-Certified Courses here


The AskATC knowledge base has been created to answer your questions about designing, developing, implementing, and teaching online courses. 

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Need Help with Your Courses?

Contact Our Instructional Designers: 

Cindy Mersereau:
Phone: 850-474-3291

June Watkins
Phone: 850-474-3165

Lior Flum:
Phone: 850-473-7239

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