020 Adjunct Professor Dr Mark Bullen

June 20, 2019

Dr Mark Bullen has extensive international experience across distance education, e-learning and educational technology. His work is particularly focussed on the digital learner, though his contribution to the field goes much further.

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019 Professor Paul Prinsloo

June 06, 2019

Professor Paul Prinsloo is Professor of Business Management with the University of South Africa, with a broad distance education background in administration, instructional design and more recently as an academic. His research is concerned with the student experience, the ethics of learning analytics and student supervision.

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018 Professor Jon Dron

May 24, 2019

Professor Jon Dron was a musician before developing an interest in the professorial lifestyle – and his interest in computers and education. His work in online education spans multiple publications emphasising social media, motivation and online pedagogies. Jon’s work has always sought to challenge and improve online learning practice. Jon and I talked via Skype.

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017 Professor Dirk Tempelaar

May 10, 2019

Associate Professor Dirk Tempelaar teaches mathematics and economics at Maastricht University. Dirk’s teaching makes extensive use of analytics, and his research examines the use of student-facing analytics and learning motivation. Dirk’s classroom is very much his laboratory and he generously shares his journey in this episode. We talked via Skype.

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016 Dr Wayne Mackintosh

April 25, 2019

Dr Wayne Mackintosh is founding director of the OER Foundation, UNESCO / ICDE Chair in OER and coordinator of the OERu, the Open Education Resources universitas. Wayne’s impressive commitment to openness in all its forms – especially open education – is based on a rich background in distance and online learning.

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