Julia Osteen is the Assistant Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning and Instructor of Education at Lipscomb University. Prior to coming to the CTL, she worked as the Technology Integration Specialist for the Ayers Institute where she coached College of Education faculty on their use of technology for learning. Prior to coming to Lipscomb, she worked in K-12 education for 27 years where she coached teachers on their use of technology.
Osteen earned a B.S. in Elementary Education from Lipscomb University, an M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education from Georgia State University and an Ed.S. in Instructional Design and Technology from The University of Georgia. She has earned an Online Teaching Certificate from the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) and a certificate from Lipscomb University in Competency Based Education Program Design. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in Learning Organizations and Strategic Change as a candidate in Lipscomb's Doctor of Education program. In her work at Lipscomb, Osteen enjoys coaching faculty, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, and making a difference in the lives of students.