Gus Roque

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Adjunct Instructor

Florida International University
Teach two sections of college course SLS-1501, First Year Experience for FIU freshmen.
Jan 2012 - Present

Instructional Technology Specialist

Florida International University
Manage special projects relating to the learning management systems. Oversee Community Engagement aspect of Blackboard. Oversee Content Management aspect of Blackboard. Oversee Outcomes Assessment aspect of Blackboard. Oversee testing of new service packs, updates, patches and building blocks. Work with LMS Admins as needed. Serve as Instructional Designer for at least one fully online course.
Mar 2008 - Jan 2012

Instructional Designer

Florida Int'l University Online
-Develop professional relationships with 30+ university professors and outside subject matter experts for credit and non-credit courses -Plan and layout plan of action for developing fully online courses -Develop all learning materials and content in conjunction with SMEs, which includes scheduling and recording learning content -Provide support and consulting to project leads year-round -Audit e-learning courses and provide feedback and recommendations for improvement
Mar 2007 - Mar 2008

Lead Systems Support Specialist

Miami-Dade County Public Schools
-Oversaw and managed the center for approving Miami-Dade County students for Free and Reduced lunch -Hired, trained, managed and supervised a staff of temporary part-time employees (30+ employees) -Developed a procedures manual for the newly established centralized location for applications -Assisted Director of Operations for on-going training to cafeteria managers
Oct 2000 - Mar 2007

Data Input Specialist II

Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Assisted Directors of Operation by providing reports and preparing presentations


2010 - 2013

Masters Degree

Florida International University
2002 - 2006

Bachelors Degree

Florida International University - College of Business Administration
1999 - 2002

High School Diploma

Miami Coral Park Senior High School



Learning Management

Instructor-led Training

Faculty Development





Blended Learning

Higher Education

Curriculum Design

Staff Development


Distance Learning

Curriculum Development

Employee Training



Learning Management Systems

Adult Education

Educational Technology

Instructional Writing

Creative Writing


Training & Development

Instructional Technology

Instructional Design