Introducing……Dr. Kathryn Chang Barker
Dr. Kathryn Chang Barker is a consulting education futurist and strategist with a PhD in Education Administration and Policy Studies from the University of Alberta, Canada. Dr. Barker has experienced life and work in higher education in Canada, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Malaysia where she is currently Senior Advisor, Education Innovations at Monash University, Kuala Lumpur. She works with senior leadership, using her cultural adaptability and extensive expertise in strategic and operational planning, environmental scanning and trend analysis, faculty development and teaching excellence, international education and internationalization, community engagement, lifelong learning, national standards development and accreditation, quality assurance mechanisms, ICT and learning technologies, ePortfolio implementation, operationalizing graduate attributes, leadership and innovation. Dr. Barker participated as an invited guest in the 2010 World Innovation Summit for Education.
As founder and president of FuturEd Consulting Education Futurists Inc., Dr. Barker has provided research and development in the education industry since 1995. She has additional content expertise in the fields of eLearning quality;workforce development; education reform in the context of global change; Return on Investment (ROI) in learning systems; adult and workplace literacy; mobile learning; prior learning assessment; human capital assets management; and various other learning and administrative innovations. As well, she also has process expertise in professional research, project management, strategic and operational planning, futurist tools and strategies, policy development and analysis, written communications and corporate presentations, internet business applications and marketing, business planning and development. She is a big picture thinker with a passion for change. Please see her numerous papers, projects and presentations at www.FuturEd.com.
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Dr. Kathryn Chang Barker
+60 12 300 7470 (Malaysia) +971 50 457 3770 (Dubai) +1 250 642 1477 (Canada)