Julie Loats, M.P.A.

Director
Primary office:
785-864-4459
Budig Hall Room 4


Julie provides leadership and direction for KU Center for Online and Distance Learning.  By focusing on faculty partnerships and service, CODL assists KU moving courses towards flipped, hybrid and online formats. Before joining the center in November 2011, she served as an online course developer in the KU department of Special Education and then for 14 years leading KU Information Technology. She is passionate about innovations in teaching and learning that can be facilitated by technology and envisioning the future of higher education.


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—ALA
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