John Vivolo is the Director of Online and Virtual Learning for NYU-Poly, Polytechnic School of Engineering at New York University. John partners with faculty to devise a set of pedagogical and technical practices often known as "Best Practices for Online Learning." Working to create a rich and interactive learning experience, John also researches new methods and technologies to incorporate into online learning. In addition, John monitors and coordinates efforts to scale-up online learning at NYU-Poly.
For over ten years, John taught both fully online and blended learning courses. In addition, John has hosted numerous faculty seminars and workshops in online learning. During this time, he has trained faculty in both the eLearning technology as well as how to effectively implement these technologies into online courses. He has presented at numerous conferences, include Sloan C conferences.