Laura Gogia

Research Expertise:

  • Faculty development
  • Instructional design
  • Learning management systems
  • Student experience and success
  • Teaching and learning technologies

How Laura Helps
Tambellini Members:

  • Insights into applications, user experience, and implications of learning technologies across institutional contexts and stakeholders.
  • Strategic development of robust, flexible, and integrated academic technology suites.
  • Expertise in educational technologies, including industry trends and best practices.
Laura Gogia

Laura Gogia

Research Director, Learning Technologies and Student Success

Roles and Responsibilities

Dr. Gogia researches, advises, and publishes at the intersection of pedagogy, student experience, and academic technology. She has extensive experience in online learning design and faculty development across higher education, community, and professional learning contexts.

Professional Background

Dr. Gogia practiced medicine in rural Virginia before transitioning to educational research and instructional design. She consulted with higher education institutions and government and nonprofit organizations to develop and evaluate educational programming.

Prior to joining The Tambellini Group, she served as the Director of LX Innovation at iDesign, where she conceived and edited the iDEA book, an open educational resource on digital instructional design for faculty and online learning professionals.

Education & Certifications 

  • M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Ph.D., in Educational Research and Evaluation, VCU
  • B.S., Biology and History, College of William and Mary

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