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Amy Adcock

Contributing Faculty

Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences

Degree Program Ph.D. Education

Dr. Adcock received her Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Instructional Design & Technology from the University of Memphis in 2004. After graduation, she spent ten years as a full time, tenured faculty member at Old Dominion University (Norfolk, VA) in the Instructional Design & Technology Program.

Her research interests include the relationship between message design and knowledge development. She uses design and/or evaluation mixed methods research to determine how elements (e.g. navigation, fidelity) of self-paced learning environments found in games and simulations can inhibit or contribute to learning.

Courses Taught

EDUC 8347/7347 - Designing Instruction for eLearning

EDUC 8345 - eLearning

EDUC 9001 - Dissertation

EDPD 8901 - Writing a Quality Prospectus


BS, Memphis State University

MS, University of Memphis

EdD, University of Memphis