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Eileen Dittmar

Capella University

United States of America - Bellaire

Eileen is faculty chair @CapellaU, a business professional, elearning expert, & international presenter on elearning, web technologies, & business education trends.

Areas of interest

  • instructional design for online learning
  • improving online teaching
  • distance education
  • online student retention
  • Leadership
  • business, finance, technology, marketing


Dr. Eileen Dittmar is faculty chair, an academic leadership position, at Capella University where she leads a virtual online faculty team, collaborates with course development, coordinates University collaboration initiatives to improve the online learner experience, creates & delivers virtual webinars, and teaches online business & technology courses. Eileen is a business professional, an international presenter on elearning, web technologies, & business ed trends.

Eileen earned a PhD in Education from Capella University specializing in Instructional Design for Online Learning. She received Capella's Distinguished Faculty award and is listed twice in Who's Who of American Teachers.

Eileen has a Masters and Bachelors in Business Education from School of Business @Western Michigan University. Her Bachelor minors are Accounting and General Business. In 1994 Eileen received Honorary Doctorate from National Association of Investors Clubs for her contributions to investment education in Michigan. She is a Certified Internet Webmaster Associate and a Microsoft Office Specialist Master Instructor certified.

Studying methodology in teamwork, quality learning, human relations, learning styles, including Dale Carnegie®, Eileen has developed integrated teaching activities and shares ideas as a national and international presenter.