Dave Ernst, Ph.D.
  • 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.

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