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Athabasca University

Dr. Martha Cleveland-Innes

Professor and Program Director, Centre for Distance Education

Dr. M. Cleveland-Innes is Professor and Program Director in the Centre for Distance Education at Athabasca University. She teaches Research Methods and Leadership in the graduate programs of this department. Martha has received awards for her work on the student experience in online environments and currently holds two major research grants through the Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. In 2011 she received the Craig Cunningham Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence and in 2009 she received the President's Award for Research and Scholarly Excellence from Athabasca University. Her work is well published in academic journals in North America and Europe. Her current research interests are in the areas of leadership in open and distance higher education, online teaching and learning and the effects of emotion in blended learning.

Updated March 03 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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