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Patrick Dempsey, Ed.D.

Director of Digital Teaching and Learning, Affiliate Professor
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B.A. Business Administration and Management, Long Island University
MBA Organizational Leadership, St. Joseph’s University, New York
MA Pastoral Studies/Counseling, Liberty University
MDiv Professional Ministries, Liberty University
Ed.D. Curriculum and Instruction, Liberty University


Patrick is the Director of the Office of Digital Teaching & Learning at Loyola University Maryland. He has an Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, an M.B.A. in Organizational Management, M.Div. in Professional Ministries, and M.A. in Pastoral Counseling. He has published and presented widely on instructional design, communities of inquiry and transformative learning, and quality assurance in online classes. He is the author of Creating Transformative Online Communities in Higher Education (2021).