John Born

Manager, Educational Media

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  • Tel: 778.782.7462
  • Office: EDB 7632, Burnaby campus


John started his career in educational media as an instructional technology specialist at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning (CETL) at the University of New Brunswick, and an instructor in UNB’s Multimedia Studies program. John is focused on multimedia design, instructor development, instructional design and transmedia storytelling. He is particularly interested in the way technology impacts the educational process.

He has a Diploma in Sound Design and Visual Media, a BA in Multimedia Studies, a Diploma in University Teaching, and an M.Ed. in Instructional Design. He continues to actively publish and present on his work, and is also a member of the Steering Committee for the Educational Technology Users Group (SCETUG).  Outside of work, John is passionate about anything sound-related, from jazz and drumming to sound design work for film, web and animation.