Karin Wiburg of the NMSU College of Education received the University Research Council Distinguished Career Award during convocation Tuesday morning. Wiburg is currently a Distinguished Professor of Learning Design and Technology, as well as the director of a STEM education research group. Since her arrival at NMSU in 1993, she has created master’s and doctoral programs in learning and technology and built a strong research agenda using learning design and technology to increase student access and success in learning English and mathematics. She has received approximately $20 million in grants, most in collaboration with faculty from multiple colleges as well as public school leaders and teachers. She has co-authored four textbooks and has written numerous articles and chapters for publication in research journals and handbooks. Congratulations Dr. Wiburg!
For more about faculty members honored during Tuesday’s convocation: https://newscenter.nmsu.edu/Articles/view/12076/nmsu-convocation-honors-eight-faculty-members-for-excellence-in-teaching-research