BLOC Podcast Episode 2: Dr. Luke Hobson

Verasana's Instructional Design leader Heidi Kirby has her own podcast where she's discussing trends in organizational culture, instructional design and all things learning. The Building Learning and Organizational Cultures (BLOC) Podcast publishes bi-weekly and is available for free on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Stitcher.


In this episode, we talk to Dr. Luke Hobson about his popular blog post, "What I Wish I Knew Before Becoming an Instructional Designer" and discuss some of our own stories from the field. 

Dr. Luke Hobson is a Program Manager for Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and an Instructor for Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU). His blog and podcast center on his years of experience in online higher education and focus on the learning experience and supporting online students. He holds a doctorate in Educational Leadership from SNHU where his research focused on online Millennial Generation students and how they perceived their relationships with online Academic Advisors.

Visit the links below for of Luke's work:

Luke's suggestions for further reading on becoming an awesome instructional designer: