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Dr. Mary Bucy

Dr. Mary Bucy

Division Chair, Info Tech Coordinator & Professor, Division of Teacher Education

(503) 838-8794 | bucym@wou.edu | RWEC 121

Ph.D. in Education, Online Learning, Oregon State University
M.S. in Information Technology, Western Oregon University
B.S. in Resource Management, Oregon State University



Mary has been on the faculty of the Division of Teacher Education at Western Oregon University since 1997. She teaches educational technology courses and coordinates both the MSEd Information Technology program and the Instructional Design Certificate program. Her research interests focus on online learning, with a particular emphasis on the student experience in online classes.


Prior to joining the faculty at WOU, Mary spent 20 years as an informal education specialist, planning and designing educational experiences for visitors in leisure settings such as National Parks, wildlife refuges, visitor centers, and museums. Her special emphasis was on visual communication.

Courses taught:


ED 421 Technology Integration 1
ED 422 Technology Integration 2
ED 423 Technology Integration 3


LIB 686  Emerging Technologies
CSE 611 Information Literacy
CSE 612 Media Literacy
CSE 615 Designing Information
CSE 616 Designing and Teaching Online Courses
CSE 619 Big Thinkers in Educational Technology
CSE 627 Web 2.0 Tools for Teaching and Learning
CSE 666 Photoshop for Educators
CSE 690 Digital Photography and Photo Editing
CSE 507 Seminar: Tutoring
CSE 603 Thesis/Professional Projects
CSE 604 Portfolio


Link to Current Vita