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Patrick R. Lowenthal, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Educational Technology
Boise State University
Boise, ID 83725

Teaching Interests:
I enjoy teaching courses that focus on instructional development and that mix theory with practice.

Recent Courses:
EDTECH 502: Creating Educational Websites
EDTECH 506: Graphic Design for Learning
EDTECH 512: Online Course Design
EDTECH 601: Doctoral Studies Orientation

Research Interests:
My research focuses on instructional communication / academic discourse with a specific focus on social and teaching presence. I also research and write about problems of practice in post-secondary education. For more information, visit:

Selected Publications: