Filippelli Institute for e-Education and Online Learning

Jeff Puhala

Jeff Puhala
Instructional Designer


Ed.D. Curriculum Leadership, Northeastern University
M.Ed. Administrative Program for K-12 Principals, California University of Pennsylvania
M.M. Saxophone Performance, Penn State
BS.Ed. Music Education, Clarion University of Pennsylvania


Jeff is an instructional designer who has worked at Penn State since 2016. He currently serves as the College of the Liberal Arts representative to the Faculty Engagement Subcommittee. Jeff was as a K-12 teacher from 2000-2016. He also has teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Jeff's research interests include educator professional development, using information communication technology to improve teaching and learning, and organizational change management in education. He enjoys being a father to his two daughters outside of work.

Jeff Puhala