Executive Director UAF e-Learning & Distance Education - Carol Gering
UAF eLearning & Distance Ed
University of Alaska Fairbanks
P.O. Box 756700
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6700
Carol Gering was named Executive Director of UAF eLearning & Distance Education in September 2012.
UAF eLearning partners with academic departments to provide students the flexibility of online courses and degree programs—enabling students to pursue their educational goals regardless of location. The eLearning staff offer a comprehensive suite of integrated services including instructional design, faculty development and support for teaching with technology, student service support, and exam proctoring.
Gering began working for UAF in 1989. She has served in various capacities related to distance education since 1994, including associate director of UAF eLearning (formerly Center for Distance Education), instructional design team manager, and adjunct faculty. Gering received her bachelor’s degree from Southern Nazarene University in 1980 and her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from UAF in 2008.