Dr. Beth Allred Oyarzun is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Instructional Systems Technology. She earned a PhD in Instructional Design and Technology from Old Dominion University. Prior to joining UNCC, Beth previously worked as an instructional designer in the higher education environment for more than ten years. As an instructional designer, Beth taught online courses in instructional technology while providing professional development for faculty in online teaching pedagogy. Prior to working in higher education, Beth was a high school mathematics teacher for nine years.