Jade became a part of the ND Learning team in the summer of 2019, shortly after graduating from Purdue University. In his current role as a Learning Designer, he works primarily with the Online Master’s Program in Data Science at Notre Dame, the university’s first fully-online degree program. He strives to help the Data Science faculty to accomplish their goals of providing students enrolled in the program with the most up-to-date, engaging, and meaningful content possible. In addition to assisting and connecting with faculty, Jade supports the Data Science Program Manager and Director to envision and implement curriculum and program-wide initiatives to better serve the students and faculty who play an integral role in the success of the program.
Jade holds a B.A. in English and an M.S.Ed. in Learning Design and Technology.
In his spare time, Jade enjoys writing fiction and poetry, baking, gardening, and partaking in the myriad of social and cultural events and locales around the Michiana area.
Jade’s passions in learning and design include, but certainly are not limited to:
- Online Course Design and Teaching
- Educational Technologies (Exploration and Implementation of)
- Accessibility in Online Programs