Watson, William Randal

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Watson, William Randal


Dr. William Watson is an Associate Professor of Learning Design & Technology and Director of the Purdue Center for Serious Games and Learning in Virtual Environments at Purdue University. Dr. Watson received his B.A., M.S., and Ph.D. from Indiana University. Dr. Watson's research interest focuses on the critical, systemic change of education to realize a learner-centered paradigm, including the application of technology, such as video games, virtual environments, and learning management software, in order to create customized and personalized learning environments.

For additional information, visit Dr. Watson's Purdue website http://www.edci.purdue.edu/faculty_profiles/brwatson/
or the Purdne Center for Serious Games and Learning in Virtual Environments website: http://www.edci.purdue.edu/learning_design_and_technology/Serious%20Games%20Center.html