Rebecca Robertson

Rebecca Robertson

  • Instructional Designer Assistant

Areas of Expertise

  • Online learning design
  • Technical writing and editing
  • Agricultural educational programs development

Rebecca Robertson is an instructional designer at Penn State, where she creates online learning content for Penn State Extension. Becca works with Extension Educators to develop LearnNow videos and online courses. She coordinates with Educators to manage all aspects of course development, from editing course content and designing videos, to coordinating video recordings and multimedia needs.

Prior to Penn State, Becca worked for the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture, where she developed and managed an annual calendar of educational events for farmers. She now enjoys being part of an institution that provides farmers, producers, and gardeners with the science-based education they seek – in a format that allows them to learn at any time and from anywhere.

Becca attended the University of Pittsburgh, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with a minor in Neuroscience and a certificate in Global Studies. She has a Master of Arts in Natural Resources & Peace Studies from the United Nations University for Peace in Costa Rica. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and homesteading with her husband and baby.