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Paola Núñez, MSEd

Paola Núñez, MSEd

  • Instructional Learning Designer


Paola Núñez, MSEd, is an Instructional Learning Designer for the Global Professional Education team in the Department of Global Pediatric Medicine. Paola creates and manages innovative online and blended educational content for GPM’s global initiatives and Cure4Kids website.

After earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and Graphic Design from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Paola transitioned into an Assistant Instructional Designer role at UMHB, where she worked while earning her Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology from Purdue University. After spending three years at UMHB contributing to the development of competency-based and traditional online courses and programs, Paola accepted an Instructional Design Specialist position at EdPlus at Arizona State University where she worked on the open-scale Master of Computer Science program for a year before joining St. Jude.

Although originally from Panama, Paola has lived in Germany, North Carolina, Texas and Arizona before making a move to Tennessee. Outside of work, Paola enjoys traveling, listening to music, freelancing in graphic design and craft projects, and playing competitive tennis.