Nathan Phillips – Bio

Nathan Phillips, Ph.D.

CMS-nathan-phillips-sqAdministrative Faculty
Chief Information Officer, Center for Learning & Technology

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Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
MM, Peabody Institute
BM, Northwestern University

Classes Taught

Principles of Instructional Design


Formerly a lead trainer at Apple Inc. for over six years, Dr. Nathan Phillips has also served on the faculties of the University of Hong Kong, Keio University, University of California at San Diego, Clark College, Palomar College, Portland State University and the University of Portland.

He earned his Ph.D. from University of California, San Diego, his master’s at the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, and his undergrad degree at Northwestern University. He has delivered over 7,000 training hours related to computer technology on subjects from Microsoft Office to Online Course Development.

As an instructional designer he’s developed course materials, learning objects, and multifaceted trainings, particularly for adult learners.