Director, UWG Online


Janet Gubbins is the Director of the Distance and Distributed Education Center (UWG Online), working in the department at various levels since January 1998 and as a student assistant two years prior. She serves as the Secondary GaView Learning Management System Admin for UWG and the Primary Collaborative (GoView-EU) Admin for European Union, for the state-wide LMS powered by BrightSpace by Desire2Learn (AKA CourseDen). Her responsibilities include general oversight of the support of distance programs and related initiatives, strategic planning, technology selection, budgeting, help desk support, and distance learning data management. She holds a Master's in Public Administration and a Bachelor's in Political Science, from the University of West Georgia. She has taught both for-credit higher education courses and continuing education courses online since 1998.

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., Political Science, University of West Georgia, 1992
  • M.P.A., Master of Public Administration, University of West Georgia, 1997
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • POLS-1101 (American Government) Section: 07G

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • POLS-1101 (American Government) Section: 15G

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • POLS-1101 (American Government) Section: 08G

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • POLS-1101 (American Government) Section: 07G

    Fall 2016 Sections

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • POLS-1101 (American Government) Section: 53G

    Fall 2015 Sections

    Spring 2015 Sections