The Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation Department (IDD&E) offers dynamic graduate programs that prepare effective practitioners and respected researchers in the broad domain of instructional systems and educational technology.
IDD&E consistently ranks among the top programs in the country, demonstrates excellence in research and development, consultation, service, and education, and enjoys a diversity of students and graduates from over 50 countries.
We are at the forefront of contemporary research in the instructional sciences, with projects supported by the NASA, the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Education, the NY State Education Department, and more. Our faculty members are highly collaborative and respected in their fields, holding leadership positions in national and international professional associations including the Association for Educational Communications & Technology, American Evaluation Association, and American Educational Research Association.
Recent work includes projects in China, Thailand, Singapore, South Korea, and India. The department also has strong working relationships and valued adjunct faculty from Syracuse University units including Project Advance, the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment, and the Office of Professional Research & Development, in which IDD&E students gain essential experience and advanced professional practice.
Students in IDD&E programs come from all over the world! Home countries of recent students include Afghanistan, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil , Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire / Ivory Coast, Cuba, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Grenada, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Liberia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands , Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, People’s Republic of China, Peru, Philippines, Republic of South , Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Sudan, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, and Venezuela!
For Fall 2020, the IDD&E office will typically be staffed in person Wednesdays 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Rebecca Pettit will have virtual office hours Tuesdays 9 a.m.-Noon and Thursdays 1-4 p.m; faculty office hours vary. Please contact faculty and staff members individually to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment.
Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation Department
259 Huntington Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
Limited works spaces in the IDD&E Department are available for use in pre-scheduled, four-hour increments. Students who hold IDD&E assistantships, fellowships, or are otherwise employed/interning with the department are given priority for these spaces. Students outside of the department interested in using the space can contact Rebecca Pettit.