Profile for James Jorstad

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Specialty area(s)

Information Technology, Integrating technology into teaching and learning, computer software and hardware selection and deployment. Learning space design, social media creation, strategies and analytics.

Brief biography

Jim Jorstad is a leading force in the innovative and effective use of technology in teaching, learning, and research. In 2014 he was honored as one of the top 30 Technology Transformers in the U.S. by the Center for Digital Education, EDUCAUSE Leading Change Fellow, EDUCAUSE member and served as member of the of the EDUCAUSE Quarterly editorial board. In 2013 he received the CNN iReport Spirit Award with nearly 1 million viewers.



James Jorstad, ITS, and Cecilia Manrique, Political Science, Public Admin, co-authored the article "The Wisconsin Spring Revisited" in The International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change published on Sept. 1, 2015.

Submitted on: Mar. 16, 2016