Brandon Muramatsu | MIT J-WEL

Brandon Muramatsu


Brandon Muramatsu
Associate Director, Special Projects
Open Learning Staff, J-WEL Research, Projects

Brandon Muramatsu works at the intersection of learning, innovation and scale. His work focuses on online and digital learning to improve teaching and learning with a focus on open education. He has been involved in the development of learning technologies and education technologies, open education / OpenCourseWare and educational digital libraries over the last 25+ years. His work has a focus on STEM education, both nationally and internationally, and at all education levels.

Brandon Muramatsu leads the design and implementation of local, national and international strategic education initiatives at MIT for MIT Open Learning. At MIT he manages learning technology and curriculum development projects, including the design of web applications and software tools for educators and learners to develop/author, use, reuse and share digital learning resources. He also works with faculty to implement learning technologies in their classes and with their students. Additionally, he organizes conferences and events to bring together educators in open education/OpenCourseWare, as well as in learning technologies.

Brandon Muramatsu earned his B.S. (1993) and M.S. (1995) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.