WCET's 28th Annual Meeting

Director, Research Evaluation
University of West Florida
Robin Colson serves as the director of Research and Evaluation for the Innovation Institute where she spends a great deal of time conducting research on areas of major emphasis to the Institute. A primary focus of the Institute is college affordability particularly with regard to open-educational resources (OER), competency-based education, and virtual student success services. Colson's current research focuses on success strategies for the non-traditional learner and the development a framework for the design and development of asynchronous competency-based education courses in Florida. She recently served as co-editor of the "Handbook of Research on Competency-Based Education in University Settings" (in press).