Dr. Hruskocy’s expertise includes curriculum, instruction, assessment, instructional design, adult education, online teaching and learning, and instructional technology. She has many publications and conference presentations at the national and international level. Her background in teaching and learning spans over 30 years. She first taught elementary school for 10 years and for an additional 10 years, served as a Professor of Education overseeing two master-level, online programs in the areas of Instructional Technology and Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. Dr. Hruskocy has worked as an instructional designer at the corporate and higher education levels; she also consults as an instructional designer. Additionally, she has mentored doctoral students as both a committee member and doctoral chair.
Her international experience includes Education Lead of a curriculum redesign for Jesuit Worldwide Learning where she led a team of course developers through the redesign of a 5-course sequence to be offered online to students in refugee camps. Dr. Hruskocy also serves as Board Executive Director for A New Dimension of Hope, a non-profit focused education in Liberia. ND Hope’s first school will open in September 2019
Dr. Hruskocy is currently an Associate Director for Diversity and Inclusive Pedagogy.