Melinda J. Pethel, M.Ed.

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Instructional Technology Systems Professional

201A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602


workOffice Phone: 706-542-4864

Alternate Phone: 706-338-0225


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
Ph.D. (in progress) Learning, Design, and Technology University of Georgia
M.Ed. Instructional Design and Development University of Georgia
B.S. Psychology / Biology North Georgia College
A.A.T. Biotechnology Athens Technical College

Job Description

As the Instructional Technology Specialist I support faculty and graduate students in the areas of:

  • instructional design and development, including best teaching practices appropriate for face-to-face and online instruction,
  • classroom audio-visual equipment training and support,
  • eLearning Commons (UGA's learning management system) training and support,
  • emerging practices, technologies, and resources in higher education.