Dennis Charsky

Associate Professor and CMD Program Director, Strategic Communication
Phone: 607-274-1745
Office: Roy H Park School of Communications 351, Ithaca, NY 14850

Dennis is an Associate Professor and Program Director for Communication Management and Design. 

Dennis specializes in the design of eLearning and the use of games and gamification to create innovative training. 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 is actively consulting, providing his expertise on training, information design, and eLearning.

Courses Taught
Information Design
Instructional Design
Virtual Teams
Designing Compelling Presentations

Dennis also teaches online professional development seminars in the Professional Programs offered by the Office of Extended Studies.

Online Seminars
How Not to be Lied to by Statistics
Planning and Executing the Surveys You Really Need
Gamification - coming Fall of 2013

Dennis earned his Ph.D. in Instructional Design and Technology from the University of Northern Colorado. Charsky has a M.S. in Special Education from Binghamton University and a B.A. in Social Studies Education from Ithaca College.