John Falk

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Co-Director Institute of Learning Innovation; Oregon SeaGrant Professor Emeritus of FreeChoice Learning


Dr. Falk is the founding Director of the STEM Research Center.  His research focuses on the study of learning in free-choice learning settings (with particular focus on museums and eco-tourism venues); understanding the role of situated-identity in leisure/tourist decision-making and learning, and investigating how the public utilizes free-choice educational institutions to support their long-term science learning.

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