Jen Yurof, an EDC associate project director, is an experienced instructional designer and online learning specialist. She has extensive experience collaborating with subject matter experts to develop engaging and interactive online learning experiences. An expert online facilitator, she has worked with teachers, graduate students, and adult learners to enhance learning and understanding across a variety of initiatives.

Currently, Yurof is leading EDC’s work to manage an artificial intelligence course for Samsung’s Innovation Campus. Since 2019, she has served as the program coordinator for EDC’s work with the SABES Professional Development System Communication Center. For the last year, she has helped lead EDC’s work as an instructional design partner for SAE International’s award-winning A World In Motion® program. She also serves as online learning specialist for Amgen Biotech Experience, an innovative science education program that has reached 800,000 students.

Prior to EDC, Yurof was an elementary teacher and technology integration specialist for adult English language learners. She holds an MEd from Fitchburg State University and a BA in Psychology-Based Human Relations from Connecticut College.