Samantha Kirby

Samantha Kirby
Instructional Designer


Samantha Kirby is an instructional designer with Digital Learning. She earned her MEd in Teaching and Teacher education, and her MA in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Arizona. She is now pursuing her doctoral degree in Teaching, Learning, and Sociocultural Studies, to explore the player interactions in and educational affordances of games. Prior to joining the Digital Learning team, Samantha served students as a lecturer in the Writing Program.

When Samantha is not at the office, she is petting her dog, playing games, and practicing languages. Sometimes she can do all three simultaneously!