- Chief Information Officer
- College of Education and Human Development
- University of Minnesota
David Ernst is graduate faculty and the Chief Information Officer in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, where he develops innovations that help faculty teach and students learn. David is the Director of the Center for Open Education and Executive Director of the Open Textbook Network (OTN) as well as a board member for Global Citizens Network. He has presented at many venues, including talks at TEDxKyoto in Kyoto, Japan, and TEDxUMN in Minneapolis.
Dave holds a Bachelor of Science from St. Cloud State University, a master of education from Winona State University and a Ph.D. in learning technologies from the University of Minnesota.
Articles by Dave Ernst, Ph.D.
Over the last two decades, we’ve seen a complete revolution in the way we access and distribute information. Thanks to the Internet and mobile technology, most of society has a […]
University students on average spend about $1,200 on course materials each year – a cost that has dramatically increased over the years along with tuition and living expenses. To help […]