Expert Author

Expert Author

Description

Expertise in authorship is important to ensure that information in our books reflects the current state of the field. Expert Authors have been identified as experts in their relative fields.

Criteria

An expert author or editor is someone who has authored a book and also holds a terminal degree (e.g., PhD) from an accredited institution.

Recipients

Abbie Brown bio pic
Abbie Brown
Dr. Abbie H. Brown is an award-winning educator and scholar who helps people make best use of technology innovations in instructional
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Abby Hawkins
Dr. Abigail Hawkins is the vice president of learning and development at Academy Mortgage Corporation. Prior to that, she
Ai-Chu Elisha Ding bio pic
Ai-Chu Elisha Ding
Ai-Chu Elisha Ding is an assistant professor of educational technology at Ball State University. She received her Ph.D. from
Albert D. Ritzhaupt bio pic
Albert D. Ritzhaupt
Dr. Albert D. Ritzhaupt is an Associate Professor of Educational Technology and Computer Science Education, and the Associate
Ana Donaldson bio pic
Ana Donaldson
Dr. Ana Donaldson was the AECT (Association for Educational Communications and Technology) president for 2011-2012. She retired
Andrew A. Tawfik bio pic
Andrew A. Tawfik
Andrew A. Tawfik, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Instructional Design & Technology at the University of Memphis. Dr.
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Andrew Gibbons
Dr. Andrew Gibbons is a former Brigham Young University (BYU) department chair of Instructional Psychology and Technology.
Anne Ottenbreit-Leftwich bio pic
Anne Ottenbreit-Leftwich
Dr. Anne Ottenbreit-Leftwich is an Associate Professor of Instructional Systems Technology within the School of Education
Arlene Lacombe bio pic
Arlene Lacombe
Dr. Arlene Lacombe is an adjunct faculty member at Saint Joseph’s University and Lasalle University, where she teaches
Barbara Lockee bio pic
Barbara Lockee
Dr. Barbara B. Lockee is a professor of education at Virginia Tech. She received her B.S. in communications media and her
Barbara M. Hall bio pic
Barbara M. Hall
Barbara M. Hall has served for about two decades as an instructional and training consultant in multiple sectors, including
Beth Oyarzun bio pic
Beth Oyarzun
Beth Oyarzun is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Learning, Design and Technology (LDT) at the University of North Carolina
Brian J. Beatty bio pic
Brian J. Beatty
Dr. Brian Beatty is Associate Professor of Instructional Technologies in the Department of Equity, Leadership Studies
Brian Jackson bio pic
Brian Jackson
Brian Jackson is from the mean streets of Kearns, Utah. He received a PhD in Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English
Bryant Jensen bio pic
Bryant Jensen
Bryant's work addresses the improvement of classroom teaching and learning for underserved children, particularly Latinos
Cassie Raulston bio pic
Cassie Raulston
Dr. Cassie Raulston is an Associate Professor for the Teaching, Leadership, and Technology programs at the University of
Cathy M. Littlefield bio pic
Cathy M. Littlefield
Cathy M. Littlefield, Ed.D., M.B.A., serves Peirce College in the capacity of Professor and Faculty Chair of the Business
Charles M. Reigeluth bio pic
Charles M. Reigeluth
Charles M. Reigeluth is a distinguished educational researcher and consultant who focuses on paradigm change in education.
Charles R. Graham bio pic
Charles R. Graham
Charles R. Graham is a Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University. He studies the design
Cristie Cowles Charles bio pic
Cristie Cowles Charles
Cristie Cowles Charles teaches writing and literature courses at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. She enjoys sparking
Curtis J. Bonk bio pic
Curtis J. Bonk
Curt Bonk is a former corporate controller and CPA who, after becoming sufficiently bored with such work, received his master’s
Daniel W. Surry bio pic
Daniel W. Surry
Daniel W. Surry is an Associate Professor of Instructional Design and Development at the University of South Alabama (USA).
David Dwayne Williams bio pic
David Dwayne Williams
David Dwayne Williams has conducted more than seventy evaluation studies throughout many countries. He also conducts qualitative
David McKay Boren bio pic
David McKay Boren
David is a former public school teacher and administrator. Currently he is an assistant professor in the Department of Educational
David R. Hill bio pic
David R. Hill
David R. Hill is an Assistant Professor in the College of Education, Health, and Human Services at the University of Michigan-Dearborn.
David Wiley bio pic
David Wiley
Dr. David Wiley is the chief academic officer of Lumen Learning, an organization offering open educational resources designed
David Williamson Shaffer bio pic
David Williamson Shaffer
Dr. David Shaffer was born in New York City, New York. He is currently a professor of educational technology at the University
Diana Fenton bio pic
Diana Fenton
Dr. Diana Fenton is an Assistant Professor in the Education Department at the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s
Drew Polly bio pic
Drew Polly
Drew Polly is an Associate Professor in the Department of Reading and Elementary Educationat the University of North Carolina
Elaine Khoo bio pic
Elaine Khoo
Elaine Khoo is a research fellow at the Wilf Malcolm Institute of Education (WMIER) based in the Faculty of Education at
Florence Martin bio pic
Florence Martin
Dr. Florence Martin is a Professor in the Learning, Design and Technology program at University of North Carolina Charlotte.
George Siemens bio pic
George Siemens
Dr. George Siemens is the executive director of the Learning Innovation and Networked Knowledge (LINK) Research Lab at the
Glori Hinck bio pic
Glori Hinck
Dr. Glori Hinck is an Instructional Designer and Research Manager for the St. Thomas eLearning and Research Center (STELAR)
Isa Jahnke bio pic
Isa Jahnke
Isa Jahnke, Ph.D., is Associate Professor at the iSchool (SISLT), University of Missouri, and Director of the Information
Jackie Bryce Miller bio pic
Jackie Bryce Miller
Jackie Bryce Miller (they/them/theirs) holds the rank of Lecturer IV in the Department of Statistics at the University of
James B. Ellsworth bio pic
James B. Ellsworth
Dr. James B. Ellsworth joined the faculty of the U.S. Naval War College in the summer of 2000, following a variety of assignments
James P. Gee bio pic
James P. Gee
Dr. Kurt Squire is a professor of digital media in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Jane Birch bio pic
Jane Birch
Jane Birch graduated from Brigham Young University with a BA in History and a PhD in Instructional Science. She currently
Jason K. McDonald bio pic
Jason K. McDonald
Dr. Jason K. McDonald is an Associate Professor of Instructional Psychology & Technology at Brigham Young University and
Jeanne C. Samuel bio pic
Jeanne C. Samuel
Dr. Jeanne Samuel is the Dean of Distance Learning & Instructional Technology (DLIT) for Delgado Community College, New
Jennifer Alexiou-Ray bio pic
Jennifer Alexiou-Ray
Dr. Jennifer Alexiou-Ray is an Associate Professor and Program Coordinator for Leadership and Technology Programs at the
Jered Borup bio pic
Jered Borup
Jered Borup is the professor-in-charge of George Mason University's Blended and Online Learning in Schools Master's and Certificate
Joanna C. Dunlap bio pic
Joanna C. Dunlap
Dr. Joanna C Dunlap is an associate professor at the University of Colorado Denver (UC Denver) School of Education &
John Burton bio pic
John Burton
Dr. John Burton is a professor in the education department at Virginia Tech and specializes in instructional design and
John R. Savery bio pic
John R. Savery
Dr. John R. Savery is a professor of education at the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, where he specializes in problem-based
Julie H. Haupt bio pic
Julie H. Haupt
Julie H. Haupt is an Associate Professor in the School of Family Life. Across many years at Brigham Young University, she
Kathryn Dumper bio pic
Kathryn Dumper
Dr. Kathryn Dumper is an instructor of psychology at Bainbridge State College as well as an instructor with eCore at the
Kelvin Seifert bio pic
Kelvin Seifert
Dr. Kelvin Seifert is a professor at the University of Manitoba in Canada. Dr. Seifert’s research has focused on several
Kurt Squire bio pic
Kurt Squire
Dr. Kurt Squire is a professor of digital media in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Leanna Archambault bio pic
Leanna Archambault
Dr. Leanna Archambault is an Associate Professor of Learning Design and Technology within the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College
Lee Daniels bio pic
Lee Daniels
Lee Daniels has extensive experience in instructional design and technology as a professor, project manager, instructional
Lloyd Rieber bio pic
Lloyd Rieber
Lloyd Rieber is originally from Pittsburgh Pennsylvania where he was born and raised. He is now a Professor of Learning,
M. David Merrill bio pic
M. David Merrill
Dr. M. David Merrill is an instructional effectiveness consultant and emeritus professor at Utah State University. He has
M. Winston Egan bio pic
M. Winston Egan
Winston Egan is an emeriti faculty member of the David O. McKay School of Education at Brigham Young University, where he
Marilyn Lovett bio pic
Marilyn Lovett
Dr. Marilyn Lovett is a professor and department chair in the Division of Education Psychology and Social Work at Livingstone
Marion Perlmutter bio pic
Marion Perlmutter
Dr. Marion Perlmutter is a professor of psychology at the University of Michigan. She currently teaches introductory psychology
Marné Isakson bio pic
Marné Isakson
Marné has been involved in literacy education since 1969. She earned a BA in English, an MSED in Educational Research,
Martin Weller bio pic
Martin Weller
Dr. Weller is Professor of Educational Technology at the Open University. His interests are in Digital Scholarship,
Matthew J. Koehler bio pic
Matthew J. Koehler
Dr. Matthew J. Koehler received his Ph.D. in educational psychology at the University of Wisconsin in 1999. He is currently
Matthew Schmidt bio pic
Matthew Schmidt
Matthew Schmidt, Ph.D., is Associate Professor at the University of Florida (UF) in the Educational Technology program, where
Michael Molenda bio pic
Michael Molenda
Dr. Michael Molenda is an emeritus associate professor at Indiana University Bloomington, where he taught education technology
Michael Whitchurch bio pic
Michael Whitchurch
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Mike Moore bio pic
Mike Moore
Dr. David Mike Moore is an emeritus professor in instructional technology in the College of Human Resources and Education
Patrick R. Lowenthal bio pic
Patrick R. Lowenthal
Dr. Patrick R. Lowenthal is an assistant professor of educational technology at Boise State University (BSU). Prior to this,
Paul Salvador Inventado bio pic
Paul Salvador Inventado
Dr. Paul Salvador Inventado is a post-doctoral researcher at the School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University, where he
Peggy A. Ertmer bio pic
Peggy A. Ertmer
Dr. Pegger A. Ertmer served as a professor of Curriculum & Instruction in Educational Technology at Purdue University.
Peter J. Rich bio pic
Peter J. Rich
Dr. Peter J Rich is an associate professor in the Department of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young
Punya Mishra bio pic
Punya Mishra
Dr. Punya Mishra is associate dean of scholarship & innovation and professor in the Division of Educational Leadership
Randall S. Davies bio pic
Randall S. Davies
Dr. Randall S. Davies is an associate professor of Instructional Psychology & Technology at Brigham Young University
Richard E. West bio pic
Richard E. West
Dr. Richard E. West is an associate professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University. He
Richard Halverson bio pic
Richard Halverson
Dr. Richard Halverson is a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Education where he teaches in the Department
Richard Osguthorpe bio pic
Richard Osguthorpe
Dr. Richard Osguthorpe is the dean of the College of Education at Boise State University. Prior to serving as dean, he was
Rose Spielman bio pic
Rose Spielman
Dr. Rose Spielman is a consulting psychologist at the State of Connecticut Department of Developmental Services, where she
Rosemary Sutton bio pic
Rosemary Sutton
Dr. Rosemary Sutton began her career as an educator teaching junior high and high school math in New Zealand. She then moved
Royce Kimmons bio pic
Royce Kimmons
Dr. Royce Kimmons is an Assistant Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University where
Russell T. Osguthorpe bio pic
Russell T. Osguthorpe
Dr. Russell T. Osguthorpe is a past director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Brigham Young University (BYU). He
Ryan S. Baker bio pic
Ryan S. Baker
Dr. Ryan S. Baker is an associate professor in the graduate school of education at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Baker
Samuel Sennot bio pic
Samuel Sennot
Samuel Sennott, PhD, is an assistant professor of special education. He completed his doctorate at The Pennsylvania State
Sang Joon Lee bio pic
Sang Joon Lee
Sang Joon Lee is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Instructional Systems and Workforce Development at Mississippi
Sharon E. Smaldino bio pic
Sharon E. Smaldino
Sharon E. Smaldino, Ph. D., holds the L. D. and Ruth Morgridge Endowed Chair for Teacher Education in the College of Education
Sheldon Loman bio pic
Sheldon Loman
Sheldon Loman, PhD, is an assistant professor of special education. Dr. Loman received his PhD in special education from
Stefinee E. Pinnegar bio pic
Stefinee E. Pinnegar
A St. George native, Dr. Pinnegar graduated from Dixie College (now DSU) and Southern Utah State (now SUU). She taught on
Stein Brunvand bio pic
Stein Brunvand
Stein Brunvand is the Associate Dean in the College of Education, Health, and Human Services at the University of Michigan
Stephanie Donovan bio pic
Stephanie Donovan
Stephanie Donovan, Ed.D., MBA, RHIA is Faculty Chair, Health Programs with more than 15 years of successful experience teaching
Stephen Ashton bio pic
Stephen Ashton
Stephen Ashton, Ph.D., has been the Director of Audience Research and Development at Thanksgiving Point since 2012, where
Stephen Downes bio pic
Stephen Downes
Stephen Downes is a specialist in online learning technology and new media. Through a 25 year career in the field Downes
Sunnie Lee Watson bio pic
Sunnie Lee Watson
Dr. Sunnie Lee Watson teaches and conducts scholarly work in the field of learner-centered paradigm of education. Her areas
Thomas Reeves bio pic
Thomas Reeves
Dr. Thomas Reeves is a professor at the University of Georgia in the college of education, where he teaches program evaluation,
Tim Boileau bio pic
Tim Boileau
Tim Boileau teaches graduate level courses in Instructional Design and Technology (IDT) and Human Performance Technology
Timothy Newby bio pic
Timothy Newby
Dr. Timothy Newby is a professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Purdue University. He received his
Tonia A. Dousay bio pic
Tonia A. Dousay
Dr. Tonia A Dousay is an assistant professor of learning science in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction and research
Torrey Trust bio pic
Torrey Trust
Torrey Trust, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Learning Technology in the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum
Vanessa Svihla bio pic
Vanessa Svihla
Dr. Vanessa Svihla is an assistant professor at the University of New Mexico with appointments in the learning sciences and
Victor Lee bio pic
Victor Lee
Dr. Victor Lee is an associate professor of Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences at Utah State University. His
W. James Jacob bio pic
W. James Jacob
Dr. W. James Jacob is the director of the Institute for International Studies in Education at the University of Pittsburgh,
William Jenkins bio pic
William Jenkins
Dr. William Jenkins is an associate professor of psychology and department co-chair in the Department of Psychology at Mercer
William Sugar bio pic
William Sugar
Dr. William A. Sugar is an assistant professor of instructional psychology at East Carolina University. His research interests
Ya-Huei Lu bio pic
Ya-Huei Lu
Dr. Ya-Huei Lu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Instructional Technology Education
Yin-Chan Janet Liao bio pic
Yin-Chan Janet Liao
Yin-Chan Janet Liao is a Post-Doctoral Scholar of UChicago STEM Education at the University of Chicago.  Janet received
Yvonne Earnshaw bio pic
Yvonne Earnshaw
Yvonne Earnshaw has an extensive industry background in technical writing, instructional design, and usability consulting.