The Open Education Professional Directory

Emilie "Mikki" Uyehara, Educator


United States


Native/near native level proficiency
English, German, Japanese, French,
Business level proficiency
English, German, Japanese, French
Conversational level proficiency
English, German, Japanese, French

Areas of expertise

Open Education - General
Oversight of open education at an institution
Open Education policy development
Implementation of open education policies
Business Models for open education
Fundraising for open education projects
Research in open education
Accessibility in open education
Awareness raising and outreach
Open Educational Resources
Authoring OER
Using/remixing OER for face to face education
Using/remixing OER for online education
OER project management
Instructional design using OER
Peer review of OER
Libraries and OER
Technology for OER
OER and workforce development
OER and lifelong learning
Open Access
Open Access project management
Open Access publishing
Implementation of open access practices
MOOC instructional design
Openly licensed content in MOOCs
Technology for MOOCs
Using MOOCs in formal education programs
Expertise in a particular discipline
ESOL, General Education, Adult Education
Geographic regions of professional expertise
North America


Personal statement

Educator, parent and an avid proponent of Vyotskys Sociocultural education theory, I use cultural icons to teach core curriculum.