Congratulations Dr. David Tod (CCL Ph.D. ’24)!

David Tod Defense Announcement

CCL doctoral candidate David Robert Niebuhr Tod successfully defended his dissertation on March 8, 2024. His dissertation is titled, The Practices of Instructional Design at Community Colleges: A Post-Qualitative Study of the Mutual Invisibility of Work. His dissertation committee included: Dr. David F. Ayers, Chair, Dr. Laura Smithers (University of Nevada-Reno), Dr. Robin Isserles (Borough of Manhattan Community College), and Dr. Mitchell R Williams.

Dr. Tod is an Information Technology Analyst with the Virginia Community College System. He earned a Master of Arts Degree in English from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor of Sciences, Degree in Economics and Sociology from the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom.