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Ron Austin

Digital Learning & Multimedia Manager

Biography:

My professional passion is digital media, eLearning, and instructional design! I received my Master of Education from the University of Washington, Bothell where I studied educational technology and theories of education. This included taking courses affiliated with the Human Interface Technology Lab (HITLab) in Seattle and studying augmented reality.  Prior to that I earned a BA focusing on Communications and Film Studies from The Evergreen State College.

From 2014-2019 I served as the eLearning Specialist in the Healthcare Science Education and Wellness Institute (HSEWI) at BC. I created interactive material and was an instructional designer for a number of a courses with HSEWI.  I have been an instructor working for several Colleges in the Seattle area since 2000.  The subjects I teach include web programming, animation, media, and film making.  I also enjoy running, hiking and skiing and I have a son who is a huge fan of skateboarding.