Office of Instructional Innovation

Teaching Online During a Campus Closure

Overview

The Office of Instructional Innovation offers College of Education instructors a broad range of technology integration services to enhance teaching and research. The Office of Instructional Innovation helps faculty choose the best technology tools to achieve instructional or research objectives.

Services

Drop-in Help for Teaching, Research, and Productivity Tools

Not sure how to create a quiz in Canvas? Need help with embedded video in a PowerPoint? Drop by SZB 438.

Instructional Design Consulting

Thinking about offering an online course? Looking for ways to engage students through the use of a learner response system? Call the Office of Instructional Innovation at 512-232-2189

In-class Training for Students

Are you students using blogs for the first time? Ready to try digital storytelling, but not sure your students know iMovie?  Email oi2@utexas.edu to schedule an in-class training.

Support for College Technology Initiatives

Interested in trying something new? Want your feedback to make a difference in how tools are designed or deployed? Call or email Lucas Horton at 512-232-4199 to learn more. 

How We Help

Our Staff

Photo of Lucas HortonLucas Horton, Director
Lucas holds a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Learning Technologies. His interests include the application of web and interactive multimedia technologies to support face-to-face, blended, and online instruction.

Photo of Karen FrenchKaren French, Associate Director
Karen holds a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Instructional Technology and a master's degree in Anthropology. She is also a certified teacher and taught high school Latin for seven years.

Photo of Rui ZengRui Zeng, Instructional Designer
Rui holds a Ph.D. in Instructional Technology and an M.S. in Educational Technology.

Photo of Carmen ErdieCarmen Erdie, Interactive Media Developer
Carment has a master’s degree in Interactive Media from Elon University.