Kalir, Remi

Remi Kalir

Associate Professor, Learning Design & Technology
  • Affiliate Faculty, Teaching, Human Development and Family Relations
  • School of Education & Human Development

Email Address:remi.kalir@ucdenver.edu

Mailing Address:
  • CU Denver

Lawrence Street Center

1380 Lawrence Street

Denver, CO 80204

Jeremiah (Remi) Kalir is Assistant Professor of Learning Design and Technology at the University of Colorado Denver School of Education and Human Development. Kalir is a co-founder and facilitator of the Marginal Syllabus project, and is a former middle school teacher. Kalir’s current research about educator learning through collaborative web annotation has been supported by a 2017-18 OER Research Fellowship from the Open Education Group and a 2016 National Science Foundation Data Consortium Fellowship. He has also served as chair of the American Educational Research Association’s Media, Culture, and Learning Special Interest Group, as Co-PI of ThinqStudio, CU Denver’s digital pedagogy incubator, and as a board member of InGlobal Learning Design.

Areas of Expertise

  • Learning sciences
  • Open education
  • Design-based research
  • Computer-supported collaborative learning
  • Learning analytics

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • 2014, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Curriculum and Instruction, Madison, WI
  • 2008, M.A., University of Michigan-Flint, Education, Technology in Education: Global Program, Flint, MI
  • 2005, B.A., Earlham College, Human Development and Social Relations, Richmond, IN
  • 2007, K-6 Elem. Ed., Pace University School of Education, Advanced Teaching Certificate, New York, NY



  • Excellence in Leadership and Service (campus award winner; 2019)
  • Excellence in Leadership and Service (SEHD nominee; 2018)
  • CU Online Innovator Award (2017)
  • Dean’s Doctoral Student Mentoring Award (nominated; 2017)
  • President’s Teaching and Learning Collaborative (2015-16, 2016-17)