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Darlene Smucny

George Mason University
Stearns Center Digital Learning
Fairfax, VA
Darlene oversees the online course peer review process at Mason and assists departments with customized course and program reviews. Her focus is quality in online courses and programs, with an emphasis on faculty development, services, and support. Offering an experienced instructor’s perspective of online teaching and learning, Darlene can share guidance, tips, and resources for getting started and actionable feedback for course improvement. Darlene received her PhD in Anthropology from UCLA. Prior to Mason, she worked at University of Maryland Global Campus (then known as University of Maryland University College), where she designed and taught fully online courses and managed online faculty in the social sciences undergraduate program