Positions

Overview

  • Matthew Jennings has a Master of Education in Instructional Design and is currently an Instructor and Director of Instructional Technology in the UAB School of Nursing. He is responsible for the review and implementation of online course technologies and project, providing instructional design and technical support to faculty, development of faculty and student technology training resources, and serves as an instructional technology consultant for the School of Nursing faculty. His passion is to help teachers to understand and use any and all of the resources that they are provided to create the most effective, learner centered, humanized learning experiences possible.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 Coffee in the collaboratory: A collegial club for nursing facultyJournal of Continuing Education in Nursing.  51:387-388. 2020
    2019 “Playing for bragging rights”: A qualitative study of students’ perceptions of gamificatioJournal of Nursing Education.  58:79-85. 2019

    Research Overview

  • Learning technologies; HTML; CSS; visual design; graphics; multimedia; web-based technologies; gamification, Canvas LMS; Turnitin; Respondus
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Education in Educational/Instructional Media Technology/Technician, Troy State University (main campus) : Dothan 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in Fine / Studio Arts, Augusta State University 2000
  • Full Name

  • Matthew Jennings