Current PhD students
Maartje Henderikx: Motivation and intention as key to drop-out in MOOCs
Julia Kasch: Scaling of support, feedback and interaction in open online education
Martine Schophuizen: Open and online education as means for organisational development and educational innovation of Dutch higher education institutions
Liqin Zhang: Automated feedback on argumentative essays
Eyal Rabin: Contrasting learner characteristics, learning processes and study outcomes in Massive Open Online Courses
Maria Joao: Enhancing value creation at academic conferences for professional development
Analourdes Herrera: Teachers’s perspectives of robots in the classroom
Naomi Wahls: Intercultural learning in massive online environments
Completed Phd projects
Bernardo Tabuenca (2015): Ubiquitous Technology for Lifelong Learning.
I regularly supervise master-students in the master-program educational sciences of the Open University of the Netherlands.
Educational Innovation Activities
Lead design, technology and evaluation for the MOOC on “Marine Litter”.
Technical lead for the development of the new “masterclass format” of the Open University of the Netherlands
Course Development “Digitale media en leren (O28431)” for the Master Program Educational Science at the Open University of the Netherlands
2008/2009 Course revision of the course “E-learning: wat, waarom en hoe?” for the Master Program Educational Science at the Open University of the Netherlands
Development of study material “Kompetenzentwicklung in der Wissensgesellschaft mit Social Software ” for the Bachelor study program Educational Science at Fernuniversität in Hagen (in cooperation with Marcus Specht & Ralf Klamma)
Development of study material “Introduction to Knowledge Management” for the Master program Educational Media at University Duisburg-Essen (2003)