Learning Design and TechnologyCurriculum and Instruction
Nilufer Korkmaz is an instructional designer at Georgia Institute of Technology Professional Education and teaches for Purdue University as an adjunct instructor. She previously worked as a learning scientist at Virginia International University and as a consultant and media specialist for a production company in Los Angeles. Her research interests include training instructional designers, development of design character, and building sense of community in online programs.
- Ph.D. — Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University (2011)
- M.S. — Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University (2006)
- B.A. — Translation & Interpreting, Bogazici University (2002)
- Instructional Designer, Georgia Institute of Technology
- Learning Scientist, Virginia International University
- Adjunct Instructor, Indiana-University-Bloomington
- Educational Consultant, Westwood Production
- Assistant Research Scientist, AER
- Exter, M., Korkmaz, N., & Boling, E. (2014). Student Support and Advising in a New Online Ed. D. of Instructional Systems Technology Program: A design case. TechTrend, 58. pp.36-44.
- Korkmaz, N. & Boling, E. (2013). Development of Design Judgment in Instructional Design: Perspectives from Instructors, Students, and Instructional Designers. (Design Pedagogy, Eds B.Hokanson & A. Gibbons), Springer.
- Exter, M., Korkmaz, N., Harlin, N.M., & Bichelmeyer, B.A. (2009) Sense of community within a fully online program: Perspectives of Graduate Students. The Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 10(2), pp. 177–194.