Heather Holden - Army Research Lab

posted May 12, 2014, 9:24 AM by Unknown user   [ updated May 12, 2014, 12:35 PM by Xiangen Hu ]
Biography: Heather K. Holden, Ph.D. is a researcher in the Learning in Intelligent Tutoring Environments (LITE) Lab within the U.S. Army Research Laboratory - Human Research and Engineering Directorate (ARL-HRED). The focus of her research is in artificial intelligence and CBTS application to education and training; technology acceptance and Human-Computer Interaction. Dr. Holden's doctoral research evaluated the relationship between teachers' technology acceptance and usage behaviors to better understand the perceived usability and utilization of job-related technologies. Her work has been published in the Journal of Research on Technology in Education, the International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organization, the Interactive Technology and Smart Education Journal, and several relevant conference proceedings. Her PhD and MS were earned in Information Systems from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Dr. Holden also possesses a BS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore.