This position serves as a central point for developing and coordinating digital learning programs across Dartmouth. Prior to starting this new role at Dartmouth, Josh was the Director of Learning and Technology for Dartmouth’s Master of Health Care Delivery Science (MHCDS) program. At the MHCDS program, Josh helped to build Dartmouth’s first graduate online/blended degree program designed for working professionals.
Josh is frequently asked to speak at national conferences and to consult with technology and publishing company leaders on topics of innovation and learning.
Josh has a PhD in sociology and demography from Brown University. He started his career on the faculty at West Virginia University, helped start Britannica.com’s education division in San Francisco, and was one of the original founders of Quinnipiac University Online. He has taught both on-ground and online courses in sociology, marketing, and higher education leadership.
Josh is best known for his daily blog on Technology and Learning on InsideHigherEd.com, a website that receives over 1.3 million unique monthly visitors.
Josh and his wife Julie, a pediatric oncologist at Dartmouth, live in Hanover and have two daughters who will be starting their own college careers in 2016 and 2017.