Instructional Design and Consulting

CLEAR provides consulting services for all types of instruction and all faculty at UNT. CLEAR team members are available to assist you with course design and development. Whether you are teaching your course for the first time, building a new course, or converting your course from face-face to online, we can help you evaluate the course and provide support and suggestions.

If you will be developing a new online course or redesigning a face-to-face course for online delivery, start here: Request to Develop an Online Course.

Online Teaching

CLEAR's online course design consultants have considerable expertise in best practices for teaching in the online learning environment and in designing online courses that meet national quality standards. Our consultants also provide training on a variety of technologies that support online and blended learning. The table below shows the instructional consultants who specialize in online learning and the departments to which they are currently assigned.

If your school, college, or department does not appear on this list, contact clearhelp@unt.edu or the Center for Learning Enhancement, Assessment, and Redesign at 940-369-7829 to determine your consultant assignment or to have a consultant assigned to you.

Heidi Ash

Instructional Consultant

 (940) 369-7670

 Heidi.Ash@unt.edu

 Chilton Hall, STE 112E

Counseling and Higher Education, Department of Information Technology & Decision Sciences, Educational Psychology, Kinesiology, Health Promotion &, Recreation, Geography, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Spanish, World Languages, Information Sciences, and Learning Technologies

Samuel Gist

Instructional Consultant

 (940) 369-7829

 Samuel.Gist@unt.edu

 Chilton Hall, STE 112F

Communication Studies, Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Law, Philosophy and Religion Studies, Women's and Gender Studies, Jewish and Israel Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, Military Science, Aerospace Studies, Media Studies

Lauri Morrow

Instructional Consultant

 (940) 369-8175

 Lauri.Morrow@unt.edu

 Chilton Hall, STE 112G

Economics, College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism, Marketing and Logistics, Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology, Forensic Science, Political Science, Linguistics, Non-Academic Departments, Management, College of Engineering

Benjamin Nye

Instructional Consultant

 (940) 565-2143

 Benjamin.Nye@unt.edu

 Chilton Hall, STE 112E

Accounting, Teacher Education and Administration, History, College of Health and Public Services, Journalism, English, Technical Communications, College of Visual Arts and Design, Music, Dance and Theatre

Classroom and Hybrid/Flipped Teaching

Dr. Ron Carriveau

Teaching Excellence Consultant; Outcomes and Assessment Specialist

 (940) 565-3705

 Ronald.Carriveau@unt.edu

 Physical Education Bldg., STE 205A

Services and resources for evaluating the effectiveness of your course and assessing student learning. Examples include writing student learning outcomes (SLO), and designing rubrics, surveys, and tests.

Dr. Nancy Fire

Faculty Teaching Resource Specialist

 (940) 369-8744

 Nancy.Fire@unt.edu

 Physical Education Bldg. #205E

General instructional consulting and faculty development programs.

Jenna Ledford

Course Design Institute Program Manager

 (940) 369-7243

 Jenna.Ledford@unt.edu

 Physical Education Bldg., STE 205F

Backward course design, technology-enriched classrooms, large courses, and general instructional consulting.