Josh Blumberg is Director of Academic Technology in Academic Affairs. He also serves as an adjunct faculty member in both the Division of Information Technology & Sciences (ITS) and Champlain College Online.
Josh works closely with faculty throughout the college integrating technology to creatively support the educational needs of students. Josh led Champlain's transition to the Canvas LMS and continues to coordinate the rollout of new academic technology.
Originally a software developer after college, Josh has worked as an educator, system administrator and technology director. Josh received his M.Ed. from Harvard University in Education Policy and Management. He received a B.S. in Computer Science and a B.A. in Cognitive Science from the University of Rochester.
"I get to teach foundational problem solving skills and techniques that students can carry long into their career. I hope to share a sense of wonder and exploration with students. Computer Science is full of beautiful puzzles to explore and solve. We learn best when we are having fun and embracing our curiosity."