Analyst Profile

Glenda Morgan

Glenda Morgan

Sr Director Analyst

8 years at Gartner ,  27 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Glenda Morgan is a Research Director in Gartner Research. Dr. Morgan's research area is higher education technology strategies, including learning management systems and platforms, student success, online and hybrid learning, and other technologies t support teaching and learning such as remote proctoring.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Dr. Morgan had 20 years of experience in higher education, including as a faculty member and most recently leading the Academic Technology Services unit at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She directed the Academic Technology Services group at the University of Illinois, where she set strategy and provided support for classroom technology, digital media services, e-textbooks, general access computing laboratories, emerging technologies and teaching and learning support.

Professional Background

California State University Office of Chancellor, Director of Learning Technology Initiatives, 3 years
George Mason University, Director of Learning Technology Initiatives, 3 years
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Director of Academic Technology Services and E-Learning Strategist, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Frye Leadership Fellow (Council of Library and Information Resources and EDUCAUSE)
Fulbright Scholar


B.A., With Honors, Sociology and Politics, University of Cape Town, South Africa
M.A., Politics, Rhodes University, South Africa
Ph.D., Political Science, University of Minnesota



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