Cathy Taylor, JD
Cathy Taylor, JD, graduated from Wesleyan College in Macon, GA with a degree in English Literature in 1993 and the University of Georgia School of Law with a JD in 1996. She joined Park University in 1998 as an adjunct faculty and is currently an Assistant Professor of Management and an Online Instructor Evaluator. Cathy currently works from home and lives in South Georgia with her husband, daughter and pet Siberian cat.
Presenter for the Following Session
- Examining the Role of the Academic Director in Mediating Online Instructor Missteps
This paper will examine the role of the Online Academic Director, a position created in the mid 1990’s at Park University to ensure a positive relationship between adjunct instructors, departments, and online students. Due to the challenging and dynamic nature of online teaching, issues abound between students and faculty, between students and students, between faculty and administration, and between traditional faculty and those who have embraced online teaching.