James T. Cook, Ed.D.
Creative. Innovative. Learner.

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EDUCATION

WORK EXPERIENCE

RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS

PRESENTATIONS

EDUCATION

BOISE STATE UNIVERSITY

Doctor of Education in Educational Technology, December 2019
Graduate Certificate in Workplace Performance Improvement, May 2016

EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY

Master of Science in Instructional Technology, December 2008
Graduate Certificate in Distance Learning Administration, December 2008

UNIVERSITY OF NC -PEMBROKE

Bacehlor of Science in Computer Science, December 2005

FAYETTEVILLE TECHNICAL CC

Associate in Arts, May 2003

WORK EXPERIENCE

Most of my work experience has been in higher education in North Carolina. I have experience working in three community colleges and one university. Currently, I work at Forsyth Technical Community College in Winston-Salem.

FORSYTH TECH CC

January 2010 – Current 

EAST CAROLINA 

January 2009 to December 2009

BLADEN CC

December 2006 to December 2009 

FAYETTEVILLE TECH CC

May 2001 to December 2003

RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM (NCCCLP)

My application to join the North Carolina Community College Leadership Programm (NCCCLP) was approved for the Class of 2020.  It is a well-respected and rigorous program.

COMPLETED GRANT REQUIREMENTS

Aided in the successful completion of grant requirements and deliverables for Achieving the Deam and the Department of Education. Both grants were vital in transformaing faculty development.

CENTRAL REGION VP OF NC3ADL

Elected as board member for the North Carolina Community College of Distance Learning (NC3ADL) as the  Central Region Vice President.  My term ends on June 30, 2020.

WON 2017 INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR

Won the NC3ADL 2017 Innovator of the Year award. I was nominated because of my “passion, and dedication to learning.”

OER DEGREE PATHWAY

Assisted in establishing an Associate in Arts degree pathway that utlizes open educational resources (OER) in lieu of textbooks to lower the cost for an education.

WINNING GRANT PROPOSALS

Contributed in the drafting of multiple grant proposals that were successfully funded. Funders include the NSA, Department of Education, Departmetn of Labor, and private agencies.