College of Science

School of Computing and Design

Laura Otero has over a decade of experience in the field of instructional technology and online education. She has worked in student admissions and support, online education administration, IT training, and staff and faculty development. She earned her B.A. in Communication, her M.S. in Education, and her Ph.D. in Instructional Technology Leadership. She enjoys writing, reading, gardening, and spending time with her family. Her research interests include Artificial Intelligence and higher education, relational leadership, institutional effectiveness, and online teaching and learning.

Laura Otero, Ph.D.

Title: Lecturer
Phone: (831) 582-3318
Office: Beach Hall West

CST 300L: Major Proseminar, 
IST 524: Instructional Technology, 
IST 520: Theories of Learning and Instruction, 
IST 595: Introduction to AI Tools for Teaching & Learning