B.A. English, FIU
M.A. Linguistics, FIU
Graduate Certificate, eLearning, UCF
Ph.D. Student, Teaching and Learning, FIU
Lergia Olivo is an adjunct lecturer at FIU’s English Language Institute. She was born and raised in Miami, FL, to parents who immigrated from Cuba in the 1960s. Lergia also serves as an Instructional Design Manager for FIU Online, FIU’s centralized distance learning unit, and as such, has extensive experience in online instruction and learning design. She is currently a PhD student in Education, focusing on the teaching of foreign and second languages in the online modality. Lergia enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and watching sports.