Nima Salehi

Instructional Design and Assessment Specialist, School of Nursing
Nima Salehi
Office phone
Office address

6-137 Weaver Densford Hall

Mailing address

School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
5-140 Weaver Densford Hall
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

MA, Teaching English as a Second Language, University of Minnesota, 1998

BA, English Literature, Transylvania University

Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Instructional Design Mastery Series, 2016


Nima Salehi is an instructional designer and assessment specialist for the University of Minnesota School of Nursing. She assists faculty with the development of blended and online instruction. She has an MA in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (ESL) from the University of Minnesota. She has been providing workshops and courses for educators on the effective integration of academic technology since 1998.

Awards and recognition

2017 Innovator Award

  • For outstanding service in support of online/blended course design and instruction.

2014 Outstanding Service Award

  • For going beyond consistent high performance to make innovations and outstanding contributions to enhance the objectives of the School.

2004 Literacy Minnesota Teacher of the Year Award

  • For outstanding service to the Adult Basic Education (ABE) Community

2003 MACAE Award

  • For exceptional educational technology training and support provided to the ABE community