Menu Close

George Veletsianos


Dr. George Veletsianos is Professor in the Learning Technologies program at the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. He holds the Bonnie Westby Huebner Chair in Education and Technology, and prior to his current position he held the Canada Research Chair in Innovative Learning and Technology and the Commonwealth of Learning Chair in Flexible Education. Dr. Veletsianos has been designing, developing, and evaluating digital learning environments for nearly 20 years. His research agenda focuses on three strands: (1) design, development, and evaluation of online and blended learning environments , (2) the study of learning experiences and participation in emerging online environments, and (3) learning futures.


  • 2023–present
    Professor, University of Minnesota
  • 2017–2023
    Professor, Royal Roads University
  • 2013–2017
    Associate professor, Royal Roads University
  • 2010–2013
    Assistant professor, University of Texas at Austin
  • 2008–2010
    Lecturer, University of Manchester


  • 2008 
    University of Minnesota, Learning Technologies (PhD)
  • 2006 
    University of Minnesota, Learning Technologies (MA)
  • 2004 
    Macalester College, BA