WCET Steering Committee, Senior Director, Course Development and Training, Oregon State University Ecampus
Karen Watté serves as the Senior Director of Course Development and Training at Oregon State University Ecampus where she leads a large team of instructional designers, multimedia developers, and faculty development specialists to support faculty and departments across the institution in designing their courses for online delivery. She’s involved in multiple initiatives focused on improving quality in online course design and teaching. Her areas of focus include faculty professional development, organizational behavior, and online program management. She has special interest in the use of AI tools in online teaching and learning and currently also serves as a member of the WCET AI working group.