Jim is the Faculty Director of Online Education at MiraCosta College. He collaborates with faculty, administrators, student services professionals, technologists, and students to help MiraCosta strengthen online learning opportunities and support services. Current projects are focused on transitioning to Canvas, participating in the OEI, and supporting innovation with OER. Jim’s previous roles include serving as the Associate Director of Instructional Technology Services at SDSU, coordinating the Center for Learning and Teaching at USD, teaching 4th/5th grade, and software engineering. Jim is a 2007 graduate of the SDSU-USD joint doctoral program in education, focusing on educational technology.