Faculty Profile

Dr. Elke Leeds

Dr. Elke Leeds

Associate Professor
Information Systems
  • PhD - Walden University
  • MBA - Kennesaw State University
  • BS - Loyola University of Chicago
eleeds@kennesaw.edu
470-578-7550
House 3203-116

Certifications
  • Online Facilitator Certification
  • Institutional Representative
  • Peer Reviewer Certification (PRC)
  • On-Line Teaching Certification
  • On-Line Teaching Certification
Publications
  • Enhancing Learning Effectiveness and Student Satisfaction Through A Student Connectivity Framework for Online Instruction
  • The Role of Student Characteristics in Predicting Retention in Online Business Courses
  • The Impact of Student Retention Strategies: An Empirical Study
  • Motivating attendance in a first-year mathematics course using "house cash"
  • Applying an E-Teaming Approach in Modern Agribusiness Education
Presentations
  • 20th Annual International Conference on Online Learning - New Learning Models Virtual Assessment Center - Processing, Evaluating, and Monetizing MOOCs for College Credit
  • 20th Annual International Conference on Online Learning - Not an Ivy? - A MOOC Pathway to Credit for State and Comprehensive Institutions
  • Campus Tech 2014 - 21st Annual Education Technology Conference - Operationalizing MOOCs for Credit, Kennesaw State's Virtual Assessment Center
  • Adult Learning Conference - MOOCs for Adult Learners
  • New Learning Models: Moocs and Beyond - MOOC Implementation Strategies
Awards and Honors
  • Sloan-C Effective Practice Award
  • Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year - September
  • Graduate Student Hooding - Honored at graduation by Adam Hayes, EMBA graduate in the Spring of 2010 - May
  • Tommy & Beth Holder Faculty Award
  • Outstanding Service - Development of Online BBA Program