Ed tech graduate presents award-winning research

Sebnem Cilesiz, a 2006 UF doctoral graduate in education technology, presented her award-winning research recently at the annual meeting of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) in Jacksonville.

She previously received the 2010 Young Scholar Award from AECT for her article, “A Phenomenological Approach to Experiences with Technology: Current State, Promise, and Future Directions for Research.” The award recognizes the best original article by recent Ph.D. graduates that can guide future research in educational technology.

Cilesiz now works as an assistant professor in educational policy and leadership at Ohio State University.