Online Facilitators

Dennis CharskyDennis Charsky
Assistant Professor, Graduate Study in Communications, Department of Strategic Communication

Dr. Charsky is an assistant professor in the department of strategic communication and director of the communication management and design major at Ithaca College. He teaches, conducts research, and consults in the areas of instructional design and technology’s impact on employee performance. Specifically, his expertise focuses on the role visual, information, and interactive design has on eLearning and the use of games and collaborative technology to create innovative online and face to face workplace learning. His research has been accepted for presentation and publication in Games and Culture, Computers & Education, TechTrends, United States Distance Learning Conference, Association for Educational Communications and Technology, and the Professional and Organizational Development in Higher Education.

Dennis currently teaches courses in instructional design, eLearning, virtual teams, educational technology, visual design, interactive media, and serious games to graduate and undergraduate students. He has also worked as a consultant providing expertise on content architecture, information design, and eLearning design and development.

Dennis earned his Ph.D. in Instructional Design and Technology from the University of Northern Colorado.