Engaging Faculty at U Texas
It’s somewhat rare for a university president to take so public a role in discussions about technology and pedagogy. But through partnerships with other flagship universities and institutions in Texas, UT has been gathering data on the topic and building up resources for years. Like BU, it has also joined the educational and research delivery platform edX, along with developers Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and other major research institutions. With this infrastructure and resources in place, UT Austin President is turning to his faculty for input.