Institute Faculty

Barbara Illowsky

Barbara Illowsky

Co-author, “Introductory Statistics” and “Introductory Business Statistics”

Barbara Illowsky is co-author of “Introductory Statistics” and “Introductory Business Statistics”, published by OpenStax. The OpenEd Global organization awarded her its 2013 International Educator ACE Award for OpenCourseWare Excellence, the first community college person worldwide to receive it. She later served on its Board of Directors. She was the initial Project Director for the Community College Consortium for OER. Barbara was also the first OER and Innovation Fellow for the Michelson 20Million Minds Foundation.


Areas of Expertise

  • Developmental mathematics co-requisite integration
  • Faculty development
  • OER authorship
  • OER leadership
  • OER policy
  • Online teaching and learning
  • ZTC pathways