Jerry Hensel


  • 2010, DeVry University, Orlando, Florida, M.S. in Education Technology
  • 2001, Webster University, St. Louis, Missouri, M.A. in Information Technology
  • 1996, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, B.A. in Business Management, Minor: Spanish

Teaching Experience

  1. University of Central Florida Professor – Information Techology
  2. Valencia College, Orlando, Florida Professor – Information Technology
  • Provided instruction in face to face, hybrid and online courses for students taking courses at Valencia College.
  • Integrated dynamic Web 2.0 content in to course shells using Blackboard learning management system.
  • Developed curriculum and courses for faculty in Computer Maintenance Essentials,
  • SQL Server, Social Networking for Job Search, Database Management, Computer Fundamentals, and various Networking courses.
  • Created LinC (Learning in Community) courses for Computer Maintenance Essentials.
  • Developed and led International study abroad trip to Spain for Computer Fundamentals.
  • Taught and led National Science Foundation Faculty Development Workshop for Florida Community College faculty in Database Management.
  • Assisted with Assessment and Learning Initiatives created by the Office for Students with Disabilities.
  • Authored Program Level Outcomes with other faculty for the Information Technology Department.
  • Created Information Technology Course Outcomes for Computer Fundamentals, SQL Server and Computer Maintenance Essentials using Course Outline Builder.
  • Attended Information Technology Advisory Council meetings.
  • Continually created and updated Network Security labs for hybrid and online courses. Served as a Faculty Senator for the Information Technology Department. 

Courses Taught

  • Computer Fundamentals and Applications
  • Introduction To Computers
  • Database Management
  • Networking Essentials
  • Computer Maintenance Essentials
  • Spreadsheet Applications
  • Data Systems Analysis and Design
  • Windows XP
  • Introduction to Network Security
  • Advanced Network Security
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Windows 7
  • Website Developmet
  • Social Networking for Job Search
  • IT Capstone

Consulting Experience

  • 2012, Mills & Nebraska Provided consulting on developing a Database Management system to track sales in the construction business. 


  • CompTIA Green IT Certification
  • The Roles and Responsibilities of the Study Abroad Program Leader
  • Designing a Short-Term Study Abroad Experience for students Blackboard Essentials Workshop
  • Destinations Program: LinC Development Workshop
  • Quality Matters Reviewer
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional Workshop Microsoft Office 2007 workshop
  • Hybrid/Blended IT Course Development Training
  • Network Defense and Countermeasures
  • IC3 Computer Fundamentals Certification
  • IC3 Key Applications Certification
  • IC3 Living Online Certification
  • Microsoft Office User Specialist Excel 2003 Certification Microsoft Office User Specialist Word 2003 Certification Microsoft Office User Specialist PowerPoint 2003 Certification CompTIA Security+ Certification
  • Microsoft Certified Professional: Microsoft SQL Server Certification CompTIA Network+ Certification
  • CompTIA A+ Certification
  • Oracle University: Introduction to Oracle 9i Training 


  • Forum on Study Abroad Conference
  • Midwest Institute for International/Intercultural Education Conference
  • Florida Consortium for International Education Conference


  • 2012, Presented at the Florida Consortium for International Education Conference on using different applications for tablets and smart phone in a study abroad experience. 
  • 2012,  Presented at the National Science Foundation Workshop on teaching best practices for faculty who are assigned Database Management courses. 

Technical Skills

  • Proficient in the following computer applications, hardware and programming languages: MSPowerPoint 2010, MS Excel,MS Visio 2010, MS Access2010, MS SQL Server 2008, Oracle, Business Intelligence Development Studio, Microsoft ISA Server Firewall, Nessus, Cisco Routers, Cisco Switches, TCP/IP, VPN, Subnetting, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Linux, MAC OS X, C++, Visual Basic, JavaScript, HTML, SQL, XHTML, XML.