Education Professor Featured on Podcast- Let’s Talk eLearning

Michael Simonson, Ph.D.


Michael Simonson, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Higher Education Leadership and Instructional Technology at NSU’s Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice was featured on the podcast, Let’s Talk eLearning. The podcast is hosted by Dr. LeRoy Hill, Dean of the School of Distance Learning at the University of Southern Caribbean and tips on eLearning and online teaching excellence.

On the episode, Simonson shares his insights about Equivalency Theory and its relation to distance education. He first proposed Equivalency Theory in 1999 and for twenty years it has been a significant organizational factor for the design of distance education courses and programs.

Simonson has authored four major textbooks dealing with distance education, instructional technology, instructional computing and instructional media. He has over 200 scholarly publications and is an editor of two academic journals. His current area of research interest is the diffusion of distance education in organizations.

The podcast – let’s Talk eLearning with Dr. Michael Simonson – E2 – is available at SoundCloud –