Dr. Lauren Cifuentes

Dr. Cifuentes

Dr. Cifuentes

Assistant Professor
School of Teacher Preparation, Administration, and Leadership (TPAL)
Email: laurenci@nmsu.edu
Phone: (575) 646-
Office: O’Donnell Hall Room 200A
Fax: (575) 646-5436
MSC 3CUR
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

Dr. Cifuentes’ primary research interests are in administration of distance education and design of effective online instruction, including design considerations for collaborative environments. With NSF funding she investigates the relative contributions of instructors, peer-interaction, case-based experiences, and scaffolds in online learning environments.