Steve Kaufman

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Title: Senior Instructional Designer
Department: Design & Development Services
Office: Leigh Hall 506
Phone: 330-972-6874


Steve joined the University of Akron in April of 2013 and is currently serving as the Senior Instructional Designer. Prior to joining UA, Steve served as the Associate Director of Online Learning at Ashland University.

Through his experience, he has been able to help grow online programs as well as provide insight and guidance into the online course development process. He specializes in working one-on-one with faculty members to help them create dynamic, well-designed courses in Springboard. Steve holds a Bachelor of Science and Technology (BST) degree specializing in Visual Communications and Technology Education. Steve also holds a Masters degree in Education (M.Ed.) with a focus on Instructional Design and Technology Education.