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Jeffrey Keefer

PhD in E-Research and Technology Enhanced Learning (Educational Research) ~ Learning and Development Project Manager (Clinical Education) ~ Internet Researcher ~ Adjunct Professor @NYU & @PaceU in New York City.

Research interests cover educational research and interdisciplinarity. I focus on distance and online learning, internet research, digital identity, social learning and social media, networked and technology enhanced learning, threshold concepts and liminal experiences in higher education, teaching and program design in adult and organizational learning, communities of practice, qualitative methodologies, narrative inquiry, and actor-network theory.

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Digital Scholarship and You (or me!) in #change11

This week in the free online course #change MOOC, the focus was around Digital Scholarship. Based around the work of Martin Weller (who facilitated the session) and his book The Digital Scholar (which is currently available open-source on the publisher’s website), the focus was around some of the changes technology is bringing to higher education […]

Jeffrey’s Twitter Updates for 2011-09-30

Uploaded more pics from my trip to the UK; this time pics of Glastonbury http://t.co/tdGvwEoH with Stonehenge before http://t.co/S20aokR6 # Feel I am dragging today; I think I am getting sick. # @suifaijohnmak I will submit one (perhaps 2) papers for consideration. However, I can only attend #nlc2012 if one gets accepted. Costly. # […]


Hey, Tweets can be a challenge to find later, so I want to archive (so to speak) my own little burst of creativity (or what passes for me as creativity)–Twitterburst.

#twitterburst, for those of you purists who must have the hash!


A Visit to Glastonbury

After visiting Stonehenge, we went on to visit Glastonbury, where we visited the Glastonbury Tor –

saw some sheep –

went to the spiritually-awakening Chalice Well –

saw the ruins of the ancient abbey –

and finally walked through the lovely, and pagan-inspired town –


Jeffrey’s Twitter Updates for 2011-09-29

@Lemness @gawbul Interested as well #phdchat # @suifaijohnmak Are you considering submitting for #nlc2012 or perhaps attending it? # I really enjoyed the #change11 session today where @mweller spoke about digital scholarship; it gave me some insights into my own research. # @shahcenter How do you find #change11 so far? # @savasavasava Did you […]