James Dwight Hayes, PhD, ABD

James Dwight Hayes, PhD, ABD

Instructional Designer
Office: CLE 0117

Institution Degree Graduation Date
Kent State University PhD, ABD 2019
Cleveland State University MA 2012
Youngstown State University BA 2009
Institution Position Start Date End Date
Freelance Instructional Designer 2016 2018
Kent State University Adjunct Communications Faculty 2012 2016
James Hayes Entertainment DJ 2009 Present
Position Year
Member, eLearning Guild
Member, AECT (Association for Educational Communication and Technology) 2017
Member, American Educational Research Association 2018
Peer Reviewer, Quality Matters 2019
Volunteer Mobile DJ, Night to Shine, cancer benefits, special needs dances 2011

Hayes, James D., "Lazy User Theory and Interpersonal Communication Networks" (2012). ETD Archive. 690. https://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/etdarchive/690

Emerging Instructional Technologies with an emphasis on Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and complimentary pedagogy.

The continuous improvement in instructional design of both online and hybrid digital/face-to-face education through established standards and innovation.

Applying multimedia principles, educational psychology, and educational technology research to nursing education.

Hayes, J. (2017) Changing How We Learn to Lead: The Revealing Nature of Student Narratives. Presented at the 40th annual conference of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology, Jacksonville, FL.

Hayes, J. (2018) Public Speaking in Virtual Reality. Presented at the 1st annual e2 education elevated conference, Kent, OH.