Andrea Adams

Assistant Dean for Learning Innovations & Design, Associate Professor

About me

I have been in the educational field for over two decades, including both K-12 and higher education. I lead the Learning Innovations & Design unit including instructional design, online learning, media production services, makerspaces, digital projects, and classroom technology services to help the JMU community effectively integrate instructional technologies into teaching, learning and research.


B.S. in Technology Education at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

MS.Ed in Educational Technology at James Madison University

About Learning Innovations & Design

About Libraries Administration

The dean’s suite is located on the first floor of Carrier Library. Dean Bethany Nowviskie and her leadership team coordinate library and educational technology resources, spaces, services, and expertise, in alignment with JMU Libraries’ guiding statements.