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Lloyd P. Rieber

  • Professor, Department of Career and Information Studies (Learning, Design, and Technology)

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203 River's Crossing
850 College Station Road
Athens, Georgia 30602

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Research Interests

  • Q methodology
  • accessibility
  • simulations & games
  • microworlds
  • visualization

Research Summary

Lloyd Rieber's research interests include understanding students' subjectivity in the classroom using Q methodology, online education, and accessibility. He explores these topics through the lens of design thinking. He has written design cases on the use of Q sorts in teaching and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). He has also written extensively on microwords, simulations, and games.


Lloyd Rieber is a Professor of Learning, Design, and Technology at the University of Georgia. He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was a public school teacher in New Mexico before completing his Ph.D. at Penn State in 1987. He was on the faculty at Texas A&M University for six years before joining the UGA faculty in 1993.


Degree Concentration Institution Year
Ph.D. Instructional Systems The Pennsylvania State University 1987
M.S. Curriculum and Instruction/Math Education University of New Mexico 1983
B.S. Elementary Education University of Pittsburgh 1979