Janet Hurn

Janet E. Hurn is the Senior Director of the E-Campus for Miami University's regional locations and is a Senior Instructor of Physics. Ms. Hurn got her Bachelors in Physics and M.A.T. in Education from Miami University and has been an employee at Miami since 1990. Janet leads a team of educational designer/technologists and oversees the development of online and hybrid courses for the Regional Campuses which now number nearly 300. The E-Campus offers a number of completely online programs as well. Her team also helps faculty integrate technology into their classrooms and staff incorporate technology to improve workflow. She puts her 25 plus years of classroom experience and her love for learning together into a passion for emerging best practices in education. Her research interests include learning analytics, academic integrity in the online environment and online student retention. She is a Google Apps for Education Certified trainer and a Quality Matters Peer Reviewer.

Miami regional E-Campus has been recognized for its leadership in  innovation. The E-Campus group was recently awarded Miami University Boldly Creative Initiative funding for their Micro-Credential Initiative. Previously, they have received the Sloan-C Effective practice award for their online course design process based on Quality Matters and Janet was the recipient of the University System of Ohio's Faculty Innovator Award in 2009. She has presented at various technology conferences and universities about setting up an online program, cool tools for education and iPads in the classroom.

Outside of Miami, Janet was previously a volunteer Firefighter Paramedic for Fairfield Township Fire Department and now enjoys woodworking, vinyl crafts and travel with her family.

Janet Hurn

Senior Director Regional E-Campus
hurnje@MiamiOH.edu