James Folkestad

James Folkestad

College of Health and Human Sciences
School of Education
Director - Center for the Analytics of Learning and Teaching
Appointed: 2018
Office: 244 Education Building
Phone: (970) (970) 491-7823
Email: James.Folkestad@ColoState.edu
Web: View James Folkestad's Web Page

  • B.A., History, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1989
  • M.A., Industrial Technology Management, California State University, Long Beach, 1993
  • Ph.D., Education Human Resource Development, Texas A&M University, College Station 1996

A specialist in technology-enhanced learning, and currently the Director of the Center for the Analytics of Learning and Teaching (C-ALT), James Folkestad teaches courses on digital learning and action research. He has been a member of the faculty at Colorado State University since 1997.

Selected Teaching Awards and Recognitions

  • 2018 University Distinguished Teaching Scholar (UDTS)
  • 2016 College of Health and Human Sciences (CHHS) Outstanding Teaching Award
  • 2015 Serious Play Association International Serious Play Award for Best Teaching and Learning Game (Gold Winners Award)
  • 2012 The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT) Teaching Fellow Award
  • 2006 National Association of Industrial Technology (NAIT) - Outstanding Industrial Technology Professor Award