It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Dr Steve Dempster on Wednesday 29th March 2017 after a period of ill health.
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Chryssa Themelis, a graduate of our Doctoral programme in E-Research and Technology-Enhanced Learning, to the research team of the Visual/Video Literacies (ViLi) project led by Dr. Julie-Ann Sime.
The visit to UCBC, Chile was the first in the link between the Department of Educational Research and UCBC.
In July 2016 the Educational Research Department once again hosted the Higher Education Close-Up (HECU) conference and welcomed delegates from around the world.
A Lancaster University PhD student has been awarded a prestigious research prize at the UK Radiology Conference in Liverpool.
The recent Networked Learning Conference brought together a number of students and staff, both current and past, from the Doctoral Programme in E-Research and Technology Enhanced Learning.
The Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning (within the Department of Educational Research) is pleased to be hosting the tenth International Networked Learning Conference from May 9th to 11th 2016. The two keynote speakers are Caroline Haythornthwaite (University of British Columbia) and Sian Bayne (University of Edinburgh).
At the recent launch event for the Centre for Global Higher Education, Paul Ashwin spoke about conceptual issues in measuring the impact of higher education.
Murray Saunders was part of the research team that investigated the long-term effects of informal science learning experiences at zoos and aquariums along with Sarah Thomas from the Zoological Society of London who is a PhD student in the Department of Educational Research.
A lecturer in Educational Research has won a ‘Student Feedback Award’.