Hofstra Mourns EdTech Leader Laura Martin, Ed.D.

The Hofstra community is saddened by the sudden passing of Dr. Laura Martin, Ed.D., who led the university’s Educational and Research Technology Services (EdTech) team since January 2018. 

Dr. Martin earned her undergraduate degree at University of Maryland, and her master’s and doctoral degrees from Texas Tech. Her early professional work focused on K-12 educational technology. After returning to Long Island in 2006, Laura served in various teaching and instructional technology positions at Long Island University; as Associate Provost for Online Learning at Adelphi University; and Dean for Information, Innovation, and Strategy at Drew University. 

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