James E. Witte



Adult Education Program

Department of Educational Foundations, Leadership, and Technology



Adult Education Graduate Programs

Office Located:

4010 Haley Center

(334) 844-3054



Mailing Address: 

4036 Haley Center

Auburn University, AL  36849


Dr. James E. Witte's academic areas of interest include training program development and evaluation, individual learning styles, and how learning is assessed.

His background outside the Academics includes time spent in industrial training. In that capacity he has developed and presented numerous programs of instruction ranging from Sexual Harassment, Loss Control Management, Supervisor's Safety Development, Methods and Techniques of Training for Safety Instructors, and Office of Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance training. His training development client list includes: IMC-Agrico, The Port of Tampa, Nissan Corporation, Wonderbread, Coca-Cola, Cargill Fertilizer, Florida Departments of Transportation, Labor and Corrections and many other private sector and governmental agencies.

He is an avid world traveler having lived and worked in places such as Pakistan, Central and South America, Europe, and Japan. His multi-cultural, multi-lingual background brings a unique perspective to examining how people acquire information and develop their own learning style.

Formal Education

Bachelorís Degree - University of Nebraska

Masterís Degree  - College of William and Mary

Ph.D. - University of South Florida


Professional Organizations

American Association for Adult and Continuing Education

Eastern Educational Research Association

Louisiana Education Research Association