Herb Fiester, Ph.D. Portrait

Herb Fiester, Ph.D.



  • Ph.D. Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University 2010
  • M.S. Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University 2002
  • M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, Indiana Wesleyan University 1997
  • B.S. English, University of Southern Indiana 1995
  • B.S. Marketing, Indiana State University 1989

Professional Experience 

  • 1989 Operations Manager, Sales Manager 
  • 1995 High School English Teacher 
  • 1998 Coordinator and Associate Instructor Indiana University 
  • 2006 Leader of Learning and Development Efforts 
  • 2012 Associate Professor, VSU

Research Interests

Adult Learning, Educational Technology, Instructional Design, Developing Leaders, Human Performance Technology, Knowledge Acquisition, Heuristics, Heuristic Knowledge, Tacit Knowledge, Task Analysis, Heuristic Task Analysis, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research.



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