Cathy Cheal
Catheryn Cheal
After finishing her doctorate in Classical Archaeology at Brown University and her BA in Classical Archaeology at University of Michigan, Catheryn Cheal taught art history at California State University, Northridge from 1981 to 2004. She moved to Oakland University, Michigan as AVP of e-Learning in 2004 to facilitate the creation of online programs and manage technology for teaching. She now works at San Jose State University in California as the Associate Vice President and Senior Academic Technology Officer. She continues to publish and present widely about online education, such as editing a book in 2012 called, “Transformation in Teaching: Social Media Strategies in Higher Education” for Informing Science Press and an article, “Creating MOOCs for College Credit: SJSU’s Partnership with edX and Udacity, 2013, Educause Center for Applied Research.