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DISTANCE EDUCATION

Distance Education


Staff

The staff in Distance Education would be more than happy to assist you with any concerns or problems you have related to distance education. Contact anyone in this office for help, if we can't answer the question, we can direct you to the person or office that should be able to help.

 

Kathy Ermler
Dean of Graduate School and Distance Education 

PH: 620-341-5507

Email: kermler@emporia.edu  

 Dr. Kathy Ermler

 

Jan Gerstner
Senior Admin Specialist

PH: 620-341-5081 or 877-332-4249

Email: jgerstn1@emporia.edu

 Jan Gerstner

Jan (Farwell) Kushner
Director of the Emporia State University - Kansas City

PH: 913-338-4378 x115

Email: jfarwell@emporia.edu

 Jan Farwell

Nina Finzelberg
Advisor
Emporia State University Distance Education
/Kansas City 

PH: 913-338-4378

Email: nfinzelb@emporia.edu

 Nina Finzelberg

Ann Wooge
Advisor Emporia State University - Kansas City

PH: 913-338-4378

Email: akankkun@emporia.edu

 Jan Farwell

 

Jenny Barger
Administrative Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5262

Email: fbarger@emporia.edu

 Jenny Barger

Joseph Kern
Instructional Designer
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5316

Email: jkern@emporia.edu

 Joseph Kern

 

Samantha Tyson
Student Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5385

Email: distance@emporia.edu

 Carly Claymore

Carly Claymore
Student Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5385

Email: distance@emporia.edu

 Carly Claymore

Jessica Gambrel
Graduate Assistant Emporia State University - Kansas City

PH: 913-338-4378

Email: esumetro@emporia.edu 

Jessica Gambrel

The Distance Education Policies are intended to provide a consistent guide for faculty who are teaching ESU courses either online or at off-campus sites. If you have questions on any of these policies, please contact Kathy Ermler.

Distance Education Handbook

If you need quick access to forms for developing a new course or online course stipends, you can access these anytime right through this link.

Off-Campus New Course Approval Form

Proctoring Guidelines/Proctor Agreement Form

Continuing Education Unit Guidelines/CEU Form

IT has developed tutorials to assist faculty with many technical areas associated with teaching off-campus and online. As new tutorials are made, these will be added to the link at the right.

Tutorials

The ESU Helpdesk assists faculty with technology and computing needs. Their primary areas of support include:

  • Campus network and wireless connections (new requests, configuration, access failure, etc.)
  • E-mail
  • BuzzIn Portal
  • Passwords and Userids
  • PC and Mac problems (operating system, virus eradication, etc.)

Helpdesk hours:
Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Friday - 7:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Saturday - 11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday - 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Phone: (620) 341-5555 in Emporia or (877)-341-5555 toll-free in U.S.

E-mail: helpdesk@emporia.edu

Technology Help
There is also help available the ESU Tech Site to assist students with answers, software, wireless, blackboard,etc.
Also, if you are having problems with your computer, the helpdesk will be able to remotely assess your computer to help you diagnosis the problem.

The Library has a wonderful service for faculty both on and off-campus. The service is the Electronic Reserve - if you have materials you would like to put online for your distance students, contact the library or go to this link for information on this service.

The staff in Distance Education would be more than happy to assist you with any concerns or problems you have related to distance education. Contact anyone in this office for help, if we can't answer the question, we can direct you to the person or office that should be able to help.

 

Kathy Ermler
Dean of Graduate School and Distance Education 

PH: 620-341-5507

Email: kermler@emporia.edu  

 Dr. Kathy Ermler

 

Jan Gerstner
Senior Admin Specialist

PH: 620-341-5081 or 877-332-4249

Email: jgerstn1@emporia.edu

 Jan Gerstner

Jan (Farwell) Kushner
Director of the Emporia State University - Kansas City

PH: 913-338-4378 x115

Email: jfarwell@emporia.edu

 Jan Farwell

Nina Finzelberg
Advisor
Emporia State University Distance Education
/Kansas City 

PH: 913-338-4378

Email: nfinzelb@emporia.edu

 Nina Finzelberg

Ann Wooge
Advisor Emporia State University - Kansas City

PH: 913-338-4378

Email: akankkun@emporia.edu

 Jan Farwell

 

Jenny Barger
Administrative Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5262

Email: fbarger@emporia.edu

 Jenny Barger

Joseph Kern
Instructional Designer
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5316

Email: jkern@emporia.edu

 Joseph Kern

 

Samantha Tyson
Student Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5385

Email: distance@emporia.edu

 Carly Claymore

Carly Claymore
Student Assistant
Distance Education

PH: 620-341-5385

Email: distance@emporia.edu

 Carly Claymore