Doc Fox

Eric J. Fox, Ph.D. (Doc Fox for those in the know) is the Founder and Director of FoxyLearning. He’s a big fan of instructional design and technology, contextual behavioral science, philosophy of science, learning theory, critical thinking, comic books, and writing about himself in the third person. He currently lives in Olympia, Washington with his delightful wife and daughter. Below you can find some highlights of Doc Fox’s background and experience. Check out his vita and/or portfolio for the juicy details.


  • Ph.D. in Learning & Instructional Technology from Arizona State University
  • MA in Psychology (Behavior Analysis) from the University of Nevada, Reno
  • BA (Summa Cum Laude) in Psychology from the University of Nevada, Reno

Professional Experience

Publishing and Presenting Experience

  • Author of over a dozen peer-reviewed publications and book chapters
  • Over 40 presentations, posters, and workshops at professional conferences and events
  • Serves or served on the editorial or review board of International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Educational Technology Research & Development, Current Issues in Education, and Journal of Organizational Behavior Management
  • Served as an editorial reviewer for The Behavior Analyst, Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Journal of Educational Computing Research, and European Journal of Behavior Analysis

Special Skills

  • Proficient with numerous elearning authoring tools (including Adobe Captivate, Articulate 360, H5P, etc.); learning management systems (Blackboard, Moodle, Sakai, LearnDash, etc.); multimedia development tools (Adobe Creative Suite, Pixelmator, Affinity Designer, Ocenaudio, Camtasia, etc.); content management systems (WordPress, Drupal, etc.); project management tools (Trello, Ora, Freedcamp, etc.); and web development technologies (HTML, PHP, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL, xAPI, etc.).
  • Extensive experience as a graphic artist, cartoonist, illustrator, and web designer