Dr. Richard Nelson
Richard is an experienced senior manager and instructional designer who enjoys supporting others to develop the best experience for their learners. His primary expertise is the people’s positive management of teams to create and develop technology to promote creative, innovative and engaging online learning. Richard oversees the scoping, design, production, project management, and publication of online courses for the University of Leeds and enjoys motivating others to experiment and take risks in using technology in education and training.
Richard has been teaching for over seventeen years and was awarded Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy in 2014 for his influence on strategic developments in technology-enhanced learning at an organizational and regional level. For his EdD, Richard researched explored how teachers are negotiating with the blend of virtual and physical learning environments.