Christopher Stuart, Assistant Professor
"This is meaningful work. Not only do we teach how to engage with the field, but also the theory behind the practice."
- Ph.D. — Clemson University, 2020
Wrote a dissertation on using gaming mechanics and games in the classroom; wrote a chapter on transformative ethical failure in the classroom; former technical writer.
In which online programs do you teach?
M.A. in Integrated Marketing Communication
What types of projects can online students expect in your course(s)?
Discussion boards, using Adobe Creative Cloud and video presentations.
What do you want students to learn in these courses? What is the expected learning outcome?
How to create IMC campaigns and how to use professional software to make meaningful engagement.
Why did you start teaching?
I love to learn and help others learn as well. I also want to help enlighten students and get them the jobs they want!
What advice would you give to those considering this online program?
This is meaningful work. Not only do we teach how to engage with the field, but also the theory behind the practice.
Tell us something interesting about yourself that your students might not know about you.
I love "Dungeons and Dragons" (and many RPG games) and it has helped me become a better communicator and leader.