Online Faculty Certification Course

The Online Faculty Certification Course (OFCC) is a knowledge-building course that teaches participates how to successfully facilitate learning in an online environment. Upon completion of the course, participants are able to:

  1. Identify best practices for teaching online.
  2. Demonstrate effective written communication skills.
  3. Discover various facets of student diversity.
  4. Explore and develop ways to establish instructor presence in an online course.
  5. Identify the importance of specific, detailed feedback.
  6. Recognize and recall important Trine University - TrineOnline policies.

The following Trine University faculty members have completed the OFCC:

AJ Alnaser, Ph.D.
Daron Babcock
Bill Barge, Ph.D.
Tom Barkimer
Kim Barnett-Johnson
Randi Barr, Ph.D.
William Barry, Ph.D.
Catherine Benson
Justin Bock
Angela Bojrab, Ph.D.
Ana Boman
DeEllen Brasher
Neil Brink
Mark Brooks
Sarah Brown
Valerie Carson
John Cilla
Jody Claypool
Regan Clem
Erickson Conkling
Linda Conley
Gordon Cooper
Linda Cooper
Nicole Corey
Hillary Corwin
Khodor Dakrouni
Amanda Davis
Kathryn Davis, Ph.D.
Lauren Decker
Jackie Delagrange

Brandy DePriest
Mary Ditmars
Robert Doolin
Keirsten Eberts
Christoper Felton
Tenille Fenstermaker
Tamesha Fikes
Jimmie Flores, Ph.D.
Tracey Floto
Sarah Franzen, Ph.D.
Melanie Funk
Roberta Gagnon
Dan Gibson
Ian Gibson
Trunnis Goggins
Gary Greene, Ph.D.
Scott Gruner
Rafat Halboob
James Hamilton
Kevin Hamman
Brittni Heiden
Allen Hersel
Nick Hogan
Gerald Holland
Tim Hopp, Ph.D.
Niclas Hulting
Erica Hutton, Ph.D.
Jenson Jiang
Anne Johnson
Terry Johnson

Haseeb Kazi, Ph.D.
Fouad Kazma
Kris Keen
Cheryl Kline
Jamie Klopfenstein
Lauren Kocsis
Mark Kolar, Ph.D.
Vinnie Lang
Lori Lange
Olivia Lusher
John Lynch
Oleg Maksimov, Ph.D.
Michael Martin
Melissa Mayus, Ph.D.
Jeff McGowan
Robert McKinley, J.D.
Dawn Miller
Barbara Molargik-Fitch, J.D.
Vicki Moravec, Ph.D.
Mary Moretto, Ph.D.
Christine Olding
Cisco Ortiz
Cynthia Palmer
Von Plessner, Ph.D.
Brandon Podgorski
Tom Pucci, Ph.D.
Jeremy Rentz, Ph.D.
Jennifer Royston, Ph.D.
Jan Schlegel, Ph.D.

Sheila Schmitz
Adele Schwan
Ray Schweitzer
Jeffrey Servies
Christine Simpson
Tom Smead
Jennifer Smith
Carter Snider
Angie Sokol, Ph.D.
Brandon Speith
Dawn Spring, Ph.D.
Shane Steele, DPT
Marlene Sweet
Catherine Swick, Ph.D.
Laura Taylor
Todd Tekiele
Matthew Tibbs
Kelly Trusty, Ph.D.
Tom Trusty
Corinna Vonderwell
Melanie G. Watson, Ph.D.
Ben Weller
Worth Weller
Charles Whitcraft
Tricia Widenhoefer
Jeff Wiggerman
Adam Wilson
Kim Wright
Mitchell Zajac