Dr. Chris Zakrzewski is the Director of Learning Design at Baylor University. He has spent 15 plus years in higher education working with administrators and faculty to develop a culture of innovative empowerment. Chris believe strongly that teaching innovation is a journey and that it requires a commitment to positive one-on-one interaction with faculty to flourish. Chris has spent time in the classroom teaching undergraduate and graduate class in-person, online and in hybrid formats.
Chris most recently spent time as the Director of Educational Technology and the NYU School of Professional Studies and before that as the Assistant Provost for Technology and Instructional Innovation at Saint Xavier University. Chris speaks across the country on creating cultures of innovation and on the development of innovative learning spaces. Most recently Chris' work on Experiential Problem-based Learning was published in the Journal of Problem-based Learning in Higher Education.
When not in the office, Chris enjoys time with is wife and two girls. This includes attending church, camping, biking and hiking.