Brian Basgen


Brian Basgen started his career as an IT work-study student at Seattle University. From there, he developed a technical background in Unix systems administration, networking, and information security. For the past fifteen years, he has served in IT leadership roles with an emphasis on building teams across the institution to accomplish strategic initiatives. Brian currently serves as Senior AVP for Information Technology at Emerson College, leading a staff of 75 in the IT department, the Media Technologies and Productions department, and the radio station WERS.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Socially Engaged Learning
    • Article

    The instructional model proposed here for online learning focuses on social learning and student engagement, training faculty and designing online courses to make interaction the driving factor in creating a highly personalized experience for students.

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