Glenda Morgan | Gartner

Analyst Profile

Glenda Morgan

Glenda Morgan

Research Director

3 years at Gartner ,  22 years industry experience
Miami, FL USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Glenda Morgan, Ph.D., is a Research Director in Gartner Research, where her research area is higher education technology strategies, including learning management systems and platforms, learning analytics, learning spaces, and new and emerging teaching and learning technologies.

Areas of Coverage

  • Education

Background

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 & eLearning Strategist, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

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

Education

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

Languages

English