Check out this webinar, Conflicted -- Faculty and Online Education 2012, hosted by Scott Jaschik, Joshua Kim, Steve Kolowich and Jeff Seaman. The webinar addresses questions based on research results about faculty and administrator attitudes towards online education. The research was conducted by Inside Higher Ed and the Babson Survey Research Group. The report is available here.
A key theme in this seminar is the need for faculty to autonomously participate in the building of new online learning environments.