Curriculum Vita

Work Experience

University of Wisconsin Colleges, Madison WI.

Instructional Design Consultant. UW Colleges Online. October 2015 to Present.

  • Advised faculty on the design of 8 to 10 online courses a semester
  • Developed online courses for a LMS (Brightspace/D2L) using development tools
  • Co-taught an online, introductory-level prof development course in Teaching Online
  • Managed the implementation of a faculty-facing website
  • Served as a back-up administrator for the UW Colleges Online website
  • Researched accessibility services for online students
  • Migrated course design and redesign records to a database from a series of spreadsheets
  • Helped drive a project management tool implementation

Service at University of Wisconsin Colleges

  • Subject Matter Expert. Learning Management System RFP. University of Wisconsin System. May 2017.
  • Search Committee. Non-Degree Seeking Student Academic Advisor. University of Wisconsin Colleges Online. October 2016 to December 2016.
  • Search Committee. Program Specialist. University of Wisconsin Colleges Online. September 2016 to December 2016.
  • Strategic Planning Pre-Planning Working Group. University of Wisconsin Colleges Online. August 2016 to Present.
  • Chair, Academic Staff Personnel Committee. University of Wisconsin Colleges. 2016-2018.
  • Strategic Planning Subcommittee. Learning Technology Development Council. University of Wisconsin System. March 2016 to Present.

Montana State University Billings, Billings MT.

Adjunct Instructor. Educational Theory and Practice. August 2010 to December 2015.

  • Developed and taught online, educational technology courses
  • Collaborated on Intermediate Technical Writing, Spring 2014

Courses Taught at Montana State University Billings

  • EDCI 570, Computers in Education (Online)
  • EDCI 572, Introduction to Educational Technology (Online)
  • EDCI 575, Assessment of Learning Outcomes I (Online)
  • EDCI 576, Instructional Materials Design (Online)
  • EDCI 577, Assessment of Learning Outcomes II — Ed Tech Capstone (Online)

Instructional Designer/Technologist. Information Technology, Institutional Research, and e-Learning. July 2008 to September 2015.

  • Managed two graduate students
  • Worked with Extended Campus and a corporate partner on the design and development of a training program
  • Co-developed training for faculty using Active Learning Classrooms
  • Co-developed an online, introductory-level prof development course in Teaching Online
  • Functional co-lead in implementing Camtasia Relay lecture capture system
  • Functional co-lead in a migration from Blackboard Collaborate to Cisco WebEx
  • Functional lead in a migration from eCollege to Brightspace/D2L with responsibilities in training and course migration
  • Advised and assisted faculty teaching online — including adjuncts teaching for the first time
  • Advised and assisted faculty implementing technology in both face-to-face and online
  • Active participant in system-wide eLearning committees
  • Managed a Microsoft Sharepoint site for MSU Systemwide online learning staff
  • Managed the eLearning website
  • Technical support contact for the LMS, D2L
  • Assisted the IT Helpdesk as needed with regards to classroom technologies, web, media, and OS X

Service at Montana State University Billings

  • Steering Committee. 2014 Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Butte, MT. Oct 2013 to Mar 2014.
  • Steering Committee. 2013 Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Billings MT. Jan 2013 to Mar 2013.
  • Steering Committee. 2012 Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Missoula, MT. Jan 2012 to Mar 2012.
  • Steering Committee. 2011 Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Bozeman, MT. Jan 2011 to Mar 2011.
  • Search Committee. Desktop Support Specialist. Montana State University Billings. September 2014.
  • Search Committee. Instructional Technologist. Montana State University Billings. August 2014.
  • Search Committee. Director of e-Learning. Montana State University Billings. February 2014.
  • Search Committee. Instructional Technologist. Montana State University Billings. November 2011.
  • Search Committee. Distance Learning Librarian. Montana State University Billings. December 2012
  • Presented a session on “Taking an Online Course” to non-traditional students for MSUB’s SOS/TRIO “Return to Learn Conference.” Jan 2009, Aug 2009, Jan 2010, Aug 2011.

Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital, Glasgow MT.

Information Systems Specialist. Information Systems Department. April 2007 to June 2008.

  • Assisted with the coordination the implementation of a new Electronic Medical Record
  • Primary support person for the computers, thin-clients, and software
  • Created accounts in Microsoft Active Directory and Meditech EHR
  • Built screens and modified macros and reports for users in Meditech
  • Assisted with communications wiring
  • Provided classes for hospital employees on Microsoft Office

Montana State University, Bozeman MT.

Intern. Burns Technology Center, Extended University. July 2005 to Dec 2006.

  • Researched and experimented with online video, from filming to publishing
  • Researched ways to integrate Web 2.0 technology into a Learning Management System
  • Worked towards the implementation of a wiki to improve internal communications
  • Maintained a production poster printer

Webmaster/Technical Support. College of Education and HHD. Aug 2005 to Aug 2006.

  • Provided technical support for an online, distance-learning teacher prep program
  • Uploaded, edited, and maintained courses in WebCT
  • Implemented and maintained a website for a regional program
  • Updated, edited, and maintained a Microsoft Access database for candidate management
  • Preformed IT consulting duties

Education

  • M. Ed. in Educational Technology, August 2010, Montana State University Billings, Billings, MT.
  • B.S. in Technology Education – Industrial Technology, December 2006, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.
    • Minor – Management of Information Systems

Graduate Certificates

  • College Teaching, Montana State University, December 2013
  • Online Teaching and Learning, Montana State University Billings, April 2010

Professional Development Courses

  • Peer Reviewer Course (PRC). Quality Matters. April 2017
  • Applying the QM Rubric (APPQMR). Quality Matters. March 2017
  • Evaluating Online Teaching. EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative. March 2016.
  • Mobile Learning. EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative. July 2015
  • Learning Technologies Leadership Institute. EDUCAUSE. June 2014

Instructional Technology-Related Experience

  • Instructional Design and Online Teaching
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting of Online/Distance Education Courses
  • Brightspace/D2L, Moodle, eCollege, and WebCT Environments
  • Technology Training and Support
  • Creating, Editing, Producing, and Distributing Audio/Video
  • Final Cut, Premiere, Camtasia, iMovie
  • Creating/Editing of Web 2.0 Materials
  • Elluminate Liveroom/Blackboard Collaborate, Cisco WebEx
  • Cisco Telepresence
  • HTML, CSS, and PHP
  • Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Mac OS X

Conference and Poster Presentations

  • Weber, W. (2017, Apr). “Using Qualtrics in Your Online Course.” Learning Technology Development Council Virtual Showcase, University of Wisconsin System, Online.
  • Usher, J., Weber, W. (2014, Mar). “Animals of the Technical Support Ecosystem.” Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Butte, MT.
  • Weber, W. (2014, Mar). “Bringing Synchronous Activities into the Online Asynchronous Environment.” Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Butte, MT.
  • Weber, W. (2014, Mar). “Online Peer Reviews: A Preliminary Inquiry.” (Poster). MSUB Researchfest, Billings, MT.
  • Weber, W. (2013, Nov). ”Ed Tech in 25 Years: Pontifications of a So-Called Millennial.” (Pecha Kucha Presentation). WCET 2013 Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.
  • Weber, W. (2013, April). “Online Peer Reviews: A Preliminary Inquiry.” (Poster). MSU College of Education Research Fair, Bozeman, MT.
  • Delger, Z., Weber, W., Williams, D. (2013, Mar). ”Apps! Apps! Apps! Everybody’s Got Apps!” Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Billings, MT.
  • Weber, W. (2011, July).”What Teaching Has Taught Me About Support and Visa Versa.” FUSION – Desire2Learn Users’ Conference, Denver, CO.
  • Barfield, B., Weber, W. (2011, July).”FAQs: Years of Experience: Preliminary Inquiry: Are There Differences Between Experienced and Inexperienced D2L Users in Their FAQs?” (Poster). FUSION – Desire2Learn Users’ Conference, Denver, CO.
  • Weber, W. (2011, March). ”Life with ePortfolios.” Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Bozeman, MT.
  • Weber, W. (2011, March). ”Instructional Design and What?” Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Bozeman, MT.
  • Squires, R., Pester, J., Williams, C., Winans, J., Weber, W. (2011, March). ”Supporting LMS Users Through Transition and Beyond.” (Panel Session). Extended Learning Institute, Montana University System, Bozeman, MT.

Conference Attendance

  • D2L FUSION Users’ Conference: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • EDUCAUSE Learning Initative Annual Meeting: 2011, 2015, 2017
  • Montana University System Extended Learning Institute: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Distance Learning Conference 2016
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Information & Technology Leadership Conference: 2016, 2017
  • University of Wisconsin-System Learning Technology Development Council Virtual Showcase: 2016, 2017
  • University of Wisconsin-System Office of Professional and Instructional Development Spring Conference: 2016
  • WCET Annual Meeting: 2011, 2012, 2013

Honors and Awards

  • MSUB Staff Appreciation Award for Excellence for Support Staff, 2014
  • MSUB Staff Senate “Star of the Month” for May 2010, October 2011

Professional Interests

  • Learning Spaces
  • College Students
  • Technology-enabled Teaching and Learning
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Information Technology Management
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