Berkeley College Director, Online Faculty Support and Instructional Design Michael Samman

Michael Samman

Director, Online Faculty Support and Instructional Design


B.B.A., Berkeley College
M.B.A., University of Phoenix

Professional and Teaching Experience

  • Director, Online Faculty Support and Instructional Design, Berkeley College, 2010 – present
  • Adjunct Faculty, Business, Larry L. Luing School of Business®, Berkeley College, 2010 – present
  • Chair, Information Technology, Dover Business College, 2006-2008
  • Faculty, Business, Dover Business College, 2002 – 2008
  • Adjunct Faculty, Business, Dover Business College, 2000 – 2002 and 2009

Presentations, Publications, and Research

  • "Road to Success in Online Learning: Implementing Instructional Design Theory and Best Practices,” Sloan-C Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium, April 2013
  • “Developing a Quality Welcome Video,” EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Conference, January 2011
  • “Developing a Quality Welcome Video,” NJEDge.Net Annual Conference, November 2010
  • "Developing a Quality Welcome Video for Online Courses,” United States Distance Learning Association National Conference, May 2010

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified Reviewer, Quality Matters

Other Skills, Interests, and Activities

  • Chief Information Officer, Animal Life Savers, a New Jersey-registered 501(c)(3) animal rescue organization

Interview Topics

Learning Management Systems, Instructional Design, Distance Learning, Streaming Technologies, E-Publishing Technologies

Media Contact

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