Center Leadership

Center Leadership

Mansureh Kebritchi, Ph.D., 3819 peer-reviewed citations (as of Jan 2023)

Mansureh Kebritchi holds a Ph.D. in Education, Instructional Technology. She has a wealth of experience in teaching, mentoring doctoral dissertations, supporting faculty members to conduct research, and publishing and presenting the results in the field of education. She is interested in studying innovative ways to improve the quality of teaching and learning in K-12, higher education, and corporate settings in online and face-to-face formats.

Dr. Kebritchi is the founder and chair of the Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research, the College of Doctoral Studies, University of Phoenix, where she supervises more than 500 faculty members, alumni, and students to conduct research in the field of education. She has been a faculty member of the College of Doctoral Studies, University of Phoenix since 2010 and has supervised more than 40 doctoral dissertations. She has taught research methods and instructional design courses and has experience working with diverse student populations at undergraduate and graduate levels. She uses a learner-centered, experiential approach to teach courses and guide the center members, and is skilled in applying appropriate qualitative and mixed research methods.

View Dr. Kebritchi's Google Scholar for her full list of publications. Some of Dr. Kebritchi’s recent publications address topics such as doctoral student success, faculty teaching motivation, critical thinking, student grit, social media & cultural competency, diversity in higher education,  STEM in K-12 & higher education, issues and challenges for teaching successful online courses, facilitating styles of online instructors in course management systems, pedagogical foundations of the educational computer games, factors affecting the adoption of the computer games in school settings, and effects of mathematics games on mathematics achievements and motivations of learners. She has continuously published and presented her research results in international journals and conferences. She is an active member/proposal reviewer of the Association for Educational Communication and Technology (AECT),  the American Educational Research Association (AERA), and the journal of Computers & Education. 


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Mansureh Kebritchi, Ph.D.
University Research Chair
Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research

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