Lynn Akin, PhD

Associate Professor

Office: SH 409
Phone: 940-898-2615


PhD, Texas Woman's University, Philosophy
MLS, Texas Woman's University, Library and Information Studies
BA, New Jersey University, Teacher Education - Literature

Research Interests

Online teaching; distance education; online learning; online ethics.

Selected Publications/Presentations/Awards

Awarded SLIS Best Teacher, 2016.  COPE Presentation, spring, 2016.

2015.  Online teaching, technology, and ethics.  AACE.  2016 World Conference on Educational Media and Technology.  Annual refereed conference.  June 27-30, 2016. Vancouver, Ca.

2015/16.  Global Learn 2016.  AACE Global Conference on Learning and Technology.  Annual refereed conference. April 28-30, 2016.  Limerick, Ireland.

2014. Bridges over Transactional Waters. Editors Choice Online edition, available at

2014.  Bridges over Transactional Waters: Self-Disclosure, Online Students, and  Moore’s Theory of Transactional Distance.  Academic Exchange Quarterly, 18 (2).

2013.  Whose rubric is it?  Online rubrics and rubric ownership.  Hawaii International Conference on Education, 8 January 2014, Conference program, refereed abstract, page 151.


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