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David S. Williams

University of South Alabama
Assistant Director, Course Development
Mobile, AL
David joined the ILC full-time in 2017.  As the Assistant Director of Course Development, he facilitates course design and development initiatives across the institution, such as professional development training on advanced Canvas features, implementation of module and course learning objects, and support for effective use of instructional technology across course modalities. He also coordinates the use of instructional technology to support program and university assessment projects and serves on University Assessment Advisory Committee.  David regularly collaborates with faculty on research projects, providing evaluation support and instructional design services.  His research and interests focus on active and interactive learning in online courses, the role of self-efficacy in faculty assessment competencies, and program evaluation theory. David received his Ph.D. in Instructional Design and Development from USA and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.