A very interesting article that I totally agree with: https://sciencenordic.com/denmark-research-ethics-science-policy/the-h-index-turns-15-but-is-it-a-good-idea-to-put-a-number-on-researchers-performance/1666122
Super glad that my collaboration with Zach Pardos has been fruitful..another 1.5 years of funding for recommendation systems and Learning Analytics. Without my wife’s support, this grant was hard to get. Thank you my lovely Hadeel 🙂
Yes! My application to the programme for talented young research leaders 2020/2021 from UiB has been successful. It is a 1-year program that aims to advance young researchers to become future leaders. The faculty will invest in me and support my visits to 4 universities in Norway to further develop my skills in financing of … More Successful application! YFL 2020/2021
Due to the COVID-19 virus, UiB leadership has had to swing into high gear to support the overnight need for a digital transformation to support teaching and learning. A new digital infrastructure is needed, with support mechanisms for teaching and learning (including digital tools and human resources). The teaching staff (teachers/lecturers, seminar leaders, lab assistants, … More a New project: DigiTrans
Glad to be invited to lead this track in SETE. Looks like we are crossing the Chinese academics with our involvement! We are keen to explore what academics from the east do with Learning Analytics! Topics: As digital technologies become more accessible to all (e.g., computers, Internet), the use of digital technologies becomes a common … More SETE track on Learning Analytics in DLE
Glad that my proposal to the University of Bergen´s Strategic Programme for International Research and Education (SPIRE) has been successful with a grant amount of 70.000 NOK 🙂 at least 2 keynoters are on my radar (Paul Prinsloo and Martin Ebner) for the prospected Learning Analytics symposium. Big thanks to #UiB and The Centre for … More Awesome! Got a SPIRE grant!
1. Our LAK’20 submission has been accepted as a full research paper. Tite: Self-Regulated Learning and Learning Analytics in Online Learning Environments: A Review of Empirical Research. Together with Olga Viberg and Martine Baars. 2. One journal article has been accepted in the Nordic Journal of Digital Literacy. Title: Validating an Instrument to Measure Teachers’ … More Our LAK’20 paper has been accepted, and an article in the Nordic journal as well!
SLATE (Myself and Barbara Wasson) are organizing a learning analytics symposium for Higher Education practices on the 30.October.2019 in Bergen, Norway. We invited Steven Williams from UC Berkely to shed the light on Learning analytics approaches in Canvas and invited Niall Sclater for best practices talk. Program (30.October.2019) 09:00- 09:15 Registration 09:15 – 09:30 … More Learning Analytics in HE Symposium
My paper with Paul Prinsloo and Sharon Slade has been accepted at LAK’19. This time the conference will be in ASU, Arizona, USA. Since USA requires certain nationalities to have their visa ready before entering the country, I have already booked my appointment at the US embassy. At least, 40 pages of documents are prepared. … More LAK’19 & EDUCON Visits in preparation
This time a workshop proposal with Saif Rayyan has been accepted at the IEEE EDUCON 2019 conference in Dubai. Purpose/Objectives of the workshop The goal of the workshop is to introduce to the faculty in engineering education to the latest advances in digital learning of learning analytics. The focus will be around the impact of … More EDUCON 2019 workshop proposal on LA for instructional design has been accepted!