Office Hours: Recruiting Authors for Open Textbooks (Feb. 22)

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Guest Speakers: Kevin Ahern, Oregon State University; Karen Bjork, Portland State University; Caitie Finlayson, University of Mary Washington; and Amy Hofer, Open Oregon

In this Office Hours session, we’ll talk about recruiting authors to create open textbooks. Guests include both faculty authors and open textbook program managers. We’ll discuss tenure, promotion, stipends and other ways universities and related organizations can incentivize the creation of open textbooks.

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