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College of Engineering and Computing

Faculty and Staff

Dan Norris, Ph.D.

Title: Instructor / Integrated Information Technology
Department: Department of Integrated Information Technology
College of Engineering and Computing
Phone: 803-777-4691

IT-oLogy Building
Suite 1010
1301 Gervais Street



Ph.D.,  Administrative Leadership, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
M.S., Computer Mediated Communication, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
B.A., Speech Communication, Marquette University

Daniel is currently an instructor at the University of South Carolina in the Department of Integrated Information Technology. He received a doctorate in administrative leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2006.  He has been a finalist twice for the Teacher of the Year Award for the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management and was the 2010 Technology Teacher of the Year for the state of Louisiana while a faculty member at McNeese State University. After starting his career as a commercial pilot and flight instructor, Dan found his skills lay in helping others learn to use smart technology. He now has more than 30 years of working with medium- to small-sized businesses consulting on issues of technology implementation and training.

Along with his duties at USC, Dr. Norris is the founder and president of Black Robin, LLC, a training and instructional technology consulting firm with offices in Columbia, S.C., and Asheville, N.C. He has written and published extensively both nationally and internationally in the areas of computer mediated learning, online learning for businesses and other instructional technology topics.