David Grogan

Senior Solutions Specialist

Phone: 617 627-2859
Fax: 617 627-3667
Email: david.grogan@tufts.edu
Address: Educational & Scholarly Technology Services
University Information Technology (UIT)
16 Dearborn Road
Tufts University
Somerville, MA 02144

What I do:
I am responsible for managing the analysis and development of AT grant projects. This includes meeting with faculty and staff to discern their project needs, directing the creation of project functional, instructional, and user interface specifications, and coordinating project building with the Curricular Technology Group (CTG) developers.
Education & Background:
Ed. M. Harvard Graduate School of Education 1998 BS Computer Science from Paisley University, Scotland 1989Nine years in the field of computer application development in a wide variety of settings. Five years in the field of technology in education working for Harvard Project Zero, the Center for Applied Special Technology before joining AT in April of 2002.
Professional Interests:
I am actively pursuing the question: How can information technology, specifically networked technologies, best be applied to increase student understanding and critical thinking?
Publications:
Journal of Special Education Technology, Volume 15, Number 3, Summer 2000 “Walking the Walk: Universal Design on the Web” http://jset.unlv.edu/15.3/asseds/rose.html.
Presentations:
8th International World Wide Web Conference, Toronto 1999, “Accessibility without Compromise”.CSUN Center on Disabilities Conference, Los Angeles 2000 “CAST’s Model of Universal Design On the Web” http://www.utoronto.ca/ian/www8/bobby.html.