"If at first the idea is not absurd,
there is no hope for it."
- Albert Einstein
Instructional Design Group is a research group at Iowa State University within the College of Human Sciences dedicated to explore instructional design processes and pedagogies necessary to create engaging learning experiences for different contexts and audiences. The functions of this group are: (1) advance a research agenda for the group as well as its individual members; (2) design and implement research studies; (3) engage in grant writing to secure funding; (4) disseminate research activities through publications and presentations; and (5) provide a support network for researchers engaged in related activities.