University of Maryland

June Ahn

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Assistant Professor
iSchool and College of Education

Research Interests

Social computing; youths and education; education informatics, learning sciences

CASCI Interest Groups and Activities


  • Ahn, J., Weng, C., & Butler, B. S. (2013). The dynamics of open, peer-to-peer learning: What factors influence participation in the P2P University? Proceedings of the 46th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (Learning Analytics and Networked Learning track). [PDF] *Nominated for Best Paper*
  • Ahn, J., Butler, B. S., Alam, A., & Webster, S. A. (2013). Learner participation and engagement in open online courses: Insights from the Peer 2 Peer University. MERLOT Journal of Online Learning and Teaching9(2), 160-171. [HTML]
  • Ahn, J., Butler, B. S., Weng, C., & Webster, S.A. (2013). Learning to be a better Q’er in social Q&A sites: Social norms and information artifacts. In Proceedings of the Association of Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) 76th Annual Meeting. [PDF]
  • Butler, B., & Ahn, J. (2013). Ecological perspectives on creating and sustaining open learning environments. Workshop on CSCW and Education. [PDF]
  • Webster, S., Alam, A. Ahn, J. and Butler, B. S. (2013) Understanding Participation and Persistence in Online Peer-to-Peer Learning. Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL 2013). 
  • Ahn, J., Pellicone, A., & Butler, B.S. (2014). Open badges for education: What are the implications at the intersection of open systems and badging? Research in Learning Technology, 22. [LINK/PDF]