Executive Director, Personalized Learning Consortium, APLU
Meaghan Duff, PhD is the Executive Director of the Personalized Learning Consortium at Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU).
APLU is a research, policy, and advocacy organization representing 235 public research universities, land-grant institutions, state university systems, and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1887, APLU is North America’s oldest higher education association. Annually, its member institutions enroll 4.9 million undergraduates and 1.3 million graduate students, award 1.2 million degrees, employ 1.3 million faculty and staff, and conduct $43.8 billion in university-based research.
The Personalized Learning Consortium (PLC) serves as a coordinating body to foster multi-institutional collaboration advancing the use of technology to improve student learning, retention, and graduation. As Executive Director, Dr. Meaghan Duff provides the PLC with strategic and operational leadership as its members cooperate to share experiences and expertise, assess the market and identify promising vendors, and organize collaborative projects. Prior to joining APLU, Meaghan worked as Vice President of Corporate and Business Development at Blackboard Inc. Her mission is to provide professional educators with the technology and support they need to deliver transformative and sustainable instructional services for all the learners.