Robin Dewald is a Faculty Program Director in the Master of Science in nursing program at Excelsior College. Her academic interests focus on cultural sensitivity, student engagement, and cognitive, social and teaching presence with online education. She serves as the faculty mentor for all newly hired Excelsior College instructional faculty. As an integral aspect of her work, she promotes innovative, technical, and creative teaching strategies.
Recently she presented her electronic poster, ”Empowering learners using the power of presence and technology”, Interactive poster presentation at Excelsior College Educational Institute May 1, 2015. Additionally, she presented for the Teaching and learning with Technology (TLT) group “Using Podcasts (Movenote) to enhance presence and learning, February 2015. As well as “The power of presence” Webinar presentation in December 2104. Her article, “Teaching strategies and practices that promote a culturally sensitive nursing education” was published in Nursing Education Perspectives: November 2012, Vol. 33, No. 6.