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Dunlap, Joanna

Joni Dunlap PhD

Professor, Learning Design & Technology
  • Affiliate Faculty, Teaching
  • School of Education & Human Development

Email Address:joni.dunlap@ucdenver.edu

I am an Associate Professor in the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD). My academic home is Learning Design and Technology (LDT). As an educator, I create inclusive learning opportunities that help students gain the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to be active and contributing members of their professional communities of practice. I strive to design learning opportunities for students that support their professional growth and empower them to achieve their professional and personal goals. For my origin story, please see this video in which I describe a transformative learning experience.

Areas of Expertise

  • Online / remote teaching and learning
  • Postsecondary teaching and learning
  • Professional learning and faculty development

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • PhD, Educational Leadership and Innovation, University of Colorado Denver



  • Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)
  • Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)

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