Jerod Quinn, M.Ed, is an Instructional Designer for the Course Design and Technology department at the University of Missouri, where he works with faculty designing and creating online classes. He has been working as an instructional designer for almost a decade and in higher education for even longer. He has taught online classes in instructional design and face-to-face classes in educational technology. Leaning on his education, online teaching experience, and professional network, he works with faculty to create significant learning experiences online, face-to-face, and blended across disciplines. He’s been a POD Network member for several years and is currently in pursuit of a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology with an emphasis in quantitative research from the University of Missouri.