Kevin Hulen

Kevin Hulen

Assistant Director, Online Course Development

Center for Instruction and Research Technology (CIRT)
Bldg 10, Rm 1205
(904) 620-5753



M.Ed., Secondary Science Education, University of Florida, 2010.
M.S., Zoology, University of Florida, 2004.
B.S., Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida, 1998.


Kevin has been involved in the design and development of online content for over 15 years. He came to UNF in 2012 from the University of Florida (UF), where he earned graduate degrees in Biology and Education. Kevin currently focuses on the development and implementation of online learning courses and degree programs. His interests are spending time with family, playing soccer, and surfing.



  • Prudential-Davis Productivity Award for Streamlining Laboratory Learning Through Web-Based Applications, 2008




Presentations & Publications

Hulen, K.G. (2017). Refining A Faculty Development Model To Provide A More Personalized Curriculum: Design Thinking In Action. Presented at the OLC Accelerate 2017 Conference. Orlando, FL.

Hulen, K.G. (2016). Leveraging Expert Instructional Design Strategies to Develop Quality Online Courses. Presented at the OLC Innovate 2016 Conference. New Orleans, LA.

Wagner, D. L., Hulen, K.G. (2016). Collaborating with an instructional designer to develop a quality learner-engaged online course. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 6(4):40-47.

Hulen, K.G., Lerman J., L'Ecuyer R., Fuller J. (2015). A Systematic Approach To Converting An Entire Degree Program To Fully Online. Presented at the 8th Annual Emerging Technologies For Online Learning Conference. Dallas, TX.

Hulen, K.G. (2014). Actual Representation of the Planned Curriculum (ARPC). Online Learning Consortium Effective Practice. Retrieved from

Hulen, K.G., Albert, J.S., and Crampton, W.G.R. (2005). Phylogenetic systematics and historical biogeography of the Neotropical electric fish Sternopygus (Teleostei: Gymnotiformes). Systematics and Biodiversity. 3:407-432.

Crampton, W.G.R., Hulen, K.G., and Albert, J.S. (2004). Sternopygus branco: A New Species of Neotropical Electric Fish (Gymnotiformes: Sternopygidae) from the Lowland Amazon Basin, with Descriptions of Osteology, Ecology and Electric Organ Discharges. Copiea. 2:245-259.

Crampton, W.G.R., Hulen, K.G., and Albert, J.S. (2004). Redescription of Sternopygus obtusirostris (Gymnotiformes, Sternopygidae) from the Amazon basin, with description of osteology, ecology and electric organ discharges. Ichthyological Explorations Freshwaters. 15(2):121-134

Chapman, L.J. and Hulen, K.G. (2001). Implications of hypoxia for the brain size and gill morphometry of Mormyrid fishes. Journal of Zoology. London 254:461-472.