Dr. Ron Beghetto
Dr. Ron Beghetto serves as Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator for the Cognition, Instruction, Learning, & Technology Program in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut.
He is an internationally recognized expert on creativity in educational settings and he serves as editor-in-chief for the Journal of Creative Behavior (the oldest and longest standing journal devoted to creativity research).
Dr. Beghetto’s research focuses on promoting creativity in everyday teaching, learning, and leadership practices. A central theme of his work is how making slight changes to existing teaching, learning, and leadership practices can result in new ways of thinking and acting.
Prior to joining the faculty at UConn, Dr. Beghetto served as the College of Education’s Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Education Studies at the University of Oregon. Dr. Beghetto received his PhD in Educational Psychology from Indiana University.
More information can be found at www.ronaldbeghetto.com