Randi Kirkland joins the Division of eLearning & Professional Studies effective April 17, as a Senior Instructional Design Specialist.
Randi comes to the Division from the Collat School of Business having worked in instructional design there for the past six years. As a Senior Instructional Design Specialist, she provides instructional design support to UAB faculty and staff in developing academic and continuing education courses. Her expertise is in instructional design and evaluation of online courses as well as training faculty to use Canvas and other instructional technology. Randi is a Quality Matters Certified Master Reviewer as well as a Certified Face-to-Face Facilitator. Currently, she serves as President of the UAB Instructional Designers Advisory Board (IDAB), representing the group on the eLearning Advisory Council.
Randi earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Elementary Education from UAB. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD in Instructional Leadership with a concentration in Instructional Technology from the University of Alabama.