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Songhee Han

Songhee Han is the graduate research assistant for the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas and a doctoral student in the Learning Technologies program at the University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin). She was an experienced teacher of 7 years before beginning her graduate studies. She worked as an instructional designer in the OnRamps program, developing online courses for Texas high school students and professional development courses for OnRamps staff while pursuing her master’s degree at UT Austin. Her research focus at the center includes how to enhance learners’ engagement in MOOCs and support self-directed learning. In her doctoral program, she explores how web-based technologies can be used to enable authentic transnational collaborative learning experience in higher education.