Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs) as Components of Rich Landscapes of Learning
Adjunct Professor and Professor Emeritus, Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder
Gerhard Fischer is a Professor Adjunct and Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, a Fellow of the Institute of Cognitive Science, and the Director of the Center for Lifelong Learning and Design (L3D) at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is a member of the Computer Human Interaction Academy (CHI), a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and a recipient of the RIGO Award of ACM-SIGDOC. His research has focused on new conceptual frameworks and new media for learning, working, and collaborating, human-centered computing, and design. His recent work is centered on social creativity, meta-design, cultures of participation, and rich landscapes for learning (including MOOCs).