Instructional Design Specialist
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University
3001 Mercer University Drive * Atlanta, GA 30341
BA – Hunter College
Mr. Muirhead is an Instructional Design Specialist with unique blend of extensive experiences with eLearning Tools, Learning Management Systems (LMS), e-Portfolios, Web technologies, multiple software implementation/customization, Course Development, Classroom Instruction, Technical Training, Learning Pedagogies, and complex technical implementing/customizations/integrations in higher education. His current role is the lead educational technologist at the College of Nursing and Health Professions at Georgia State University. In this role he also serves as online course/artifact developer-learning template designer, mobile learning strategist and support for simulation. He is familiar with using rapid authoring tools like Qualtrics, Voicethread, and Kaltura media management system. His current role encompasses the design, development, and distribution of e-learning content for faculty. He also consults with the university director, assistant director, and instructional designers of learning technology in the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) to create and support e-learning solutions for our academic programs. He can readily bridge technical and educational domains to advance project goals. His experience in the higher education setting supports faculty to design courses and integrate technology into a classroom-based, blended, or online course through consultative interactive evaluation cycles. In his current role, he has developed learning platforms for face-to-face, hybrid or online environments. His teaching background and education training provides him with a mature skill set to produce design documents, content outlines, learning objectives and effective assessments.