Institute Faculty

David Harris

David Harris

Editor-in-Chief for OpenStax, Rice University

David Harris is the Editor-in-Chief for OpenStax at Rice University. David has worked with OpenStax since 2011 and has beenresponsible for the editorial development of resources that are used by over 4.4 million students annually. David has worked extensively with the post-secondary community on issues dealing with access, adoption, and adaptation of emerging OER solutions. Prior to joining OpenStax, David was the President of WebAssign which, at the time, was the largest independentonline homework provider in the post-secondary market.


Areas of Expertise

  • Courseware
  • National OER landscape
  • OER adoption strategy
  • OpenStax
  • Publishing
  • Textbook editorial practices