Christine Nickel
Center for Learning and Teaching

Christine Nickel

Chris has worked as an instructional designer for 9 years and has worked at ODU’s Center for Teaching and Learning since 2013. She received her MSEd From ODU in 2005 and her PhD in Education from ODU in 2010. Her current research interests include cooperative and collaborative learning in hybrid and online environments, the community of inquiry model, and service learning. She has presented at numerous conferences and had a chapter, “Cooperative and Collaborative Strategies in Blended and Online Learning Environments,” published in Akyol and Garrison’s, Educational Communities of Inquiry: Theoretical Framework, Research and Practice.