Educational leadership for e-learning in the healthcare workplace


  • Dorothy (Willy) Fahlman Athabasca University



Distributed leadership, strategic leadership, servant leadership, e-learning, healthcare workplace


Effective educational leadership can make a difference in the resolution of complex issues that impact today’s demand-driven educational marketplace. The ongoing professional and skill development needs of human health resources may be best managed through distributed strategic leadership blended with servant leadership. Together these two approaches may offer the critical bridge for effective educational leadership for e-learning within the healthcare workplace.

Author Biography

Dorothy (Willy) Fahlman, Athabasca University

Willy is a doctoral candidate in the first cohort of the Doctor of Education in Distance Education program at Athabasca University, Canada. In addition, Willy is a tutor with Athabasca University and also a health care educator.



How to Cite

Fahlman, D. (Willy). (2012). Educational leadership for e-learning in the healthcare workplace. The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 13(2), 236–246.



Notes From Leadership in Open and Distance Learning