UMass Boston

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Gene Shwalb

Title: Sr. Instructional Designer

Phone: 617.287.3091


Department: IT Ed Tech & Learning Commons

Additional Information

Gene Shwalb is the manager for eLearning and Instructional Support at UMass Boston, where he trains and supports faculty who teach fully online courses using Blackboard and other online tools. Additionally he teaches courses on Web 2.0 technologies, social media, and mobile learning in the graduate Instructional Design program in the College of Education and Human Development. He is a graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Boston University School of Management, and the College of Education and Human Development. Shwalb is also a professional musician.