John D. Bransford

John D. Bransford was an emeritus professor of education at the University of Washington College of Education in Seattle, Washington.[1] He was the Founding Director of The Learning in Informal and Formal Environments (LIFE) Center, and a Centennial Professor and former director of the Learning Technology Center at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Bransford was a member Emeritus of the National Academy of Education and the 2001 recipient of the E. L. Thorndike Career Achievement Award. He died on April 11, 2022 at the age of 78.[2]


  1. ^ "Dr. John Bransford". Retrieved 2020-01-14.
  2. ^ "Read Dr. John Douglas Bransford's Obituary & Leave Condolences". Retrieved 2022-05-03.