Janet E. Hurn

Senior Instructor
Coordinator of Regional E-Learning Initiatives
Janet Hurn

101 Thesken Hall, Middletown
559 Mosler Hall, Hamilton
Miami Regional Campuses


BA Physics, Miami University 1987
MAT Science Education, Miami University 1990
Joined Miami faculty in 1990

As Coordinator of Regional E-Learning Initiatives, I am in charge of all the online and hybrid courses offerings. We work with faculty to develop online and hybrid courses and train them in new and emerging technologies to use in the classroom. I am a Google Apps for Education Certified trainer and have presented on: Cheating in the Online Classroom, Use of iPads in the Classroom, Student Feedback Techniques, Google Apps for Education, and Cool Tools for Education. I continue to teach online physics at the regional campuses.

Her latest publications include:
Dietz, B.,Hurn, J.E.,Mays,T., Woods, D. (in press). An Introduction to Learning Analytics.  In R. A. Reiser & J. V. Dempsey (Eds.), Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology (4th ed.).  Boston, MA: Pearson Education.
Dietz-Uhler, B. & Hurn, J. E.  (2015 ). “Strategies for engagement in online courses: Engaging with the content, instructor, and other students.”   In J. Becker, R. K. Morgan, & K. T. Olivares (Eds). Quick hits for adjunct faculty and lecturers: Successful strategies from award-winning teachers.  Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.