Master in Instructional Design from Sacred Heart University (San Juan, PR). Also a Masters in Curriculum Design in Science from Pontificial Catholic University (Ponce, PR). As well as graduate courses in Chemistry. Taught General & Organic Chemistry at various higher education institutions in Puerto Rico. Served as consultant in distance learning for the last ten (10) years. As instructional Designer and Director of the Learning & Information Resource Center at Universidad Central del Caribe, Bayamon, PR, helped implement hybrid courses for different programs. Later worked using Blackboard as a LCMS in Carlos Albizu University where I served as Director of the Information Systems & Instructional Technology Department. Various initiatives where Distance Learning has an important role have been established at Carlos Albizu University-San Juan Campus. Recipient of a Jane N. Ryland Fellowship (2003 & 2006) and a NIH-Bioinformatics at Marine Biological Laboratory (2000) Scholarship. Served at Carlos Albizu University as Institutional Executive Director of Information Technology.
Presently, an independent consultant in eLearning, Instructional Design of online courses and knowledgeable in LMS - Moodle and Blackboard.