Mr. Paul Huckett is the Assistant Dean for Learning Design and Innovation at The Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering (WSE). Within this role, Mr. Huckett leads strategic initiatives that aim to advance online teaching and learning. Before joining WSE, Mr. Huckett was Co-Founder and Chief Learning Officer of Valeira, a consulting firm focused on eLearning, Marketing, and Web Design. He has also held various leadership roles in different sectors including professional and collegiate sports, charitable organizations, and higher education. Mr. Huckett earned a master’s degree in instructional technology from the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2011. Mr. Huckett’s research interests include program evaluation, student and faculty engagement in online courses, and digital credentials.