Digital Identity Development Specialist
B.A., Western Michigan University
M.A., Western Michigan University
Josh Kohnert is the Digital Identity Development Specialist for the Educational Leadership, Research & Technology (ELRT) and Teaching, Learning & Educational Studies (TLES) Departments in the College of Education and Human Development. In this role, Josh works with primarily faculty and staff to increase the digital identity of the faculty and the department through promotion on social media sites and the use of technology in the department. Josh is the manager for the department social media accounts and provides training opportunities for faculty and staff to learn how to leverage social media and other technology in the classroom for each of the departments. Additionally, Josh serves as an academic advisor for the College of Education and Human Development specializing in advising Secondary Education students, one of the programs in TLES.
Josh graduated with his B.A. in Secondary Education from Western Michigan University in 2011 and earned his M.A. in the Higher Education and Student Affairs Program from Western Michigan University in 2013. During his time here at Western, he has been very active in various activities for the University and is an excellent resource for students looking to learn how to get involved with many of the resources on campus.