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Jørgen Lerche Nielsen is Associate Professor of ICT and Learning at Roskilde University. He is doing research in designing networked problem-based learning processes, on learning processes in communities of practice, blended learning, collaborative learning, students’ activities in group work, and the roles of the professor as supervisor for study groups in their learning processes, and change processes within higher education.

For more than 10 years he has been part of the web based cross-institutional Master’s program in ICT & Learning, a collaboration among four Universities in Denmark. He is teaching at Communication at the Department of Communication, Busines and Information technologies.

He has taken part in a EU Minerva supported project CLIENT – Collaborative learning in an International Environment, a collaboration between Roskilde University, Denmark, Salford University, UK, Maastricht, The Netherlands, and Tromsø, Norway.

His recent publications include book chapters in Exploring the Theory, Pedagogy and Practice of Networked Learning (Springer, 2012), in Increasing Student Engagement and Retention using Mobile Applications: Smartphones, Skype and Texting Technologies (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013), in Situated Design Methods (MIT Press, 2014), in Democratizing Higher Education: International Comparative Perspectives (Routledge to be published 2015), and an article in the new peer-reviewed online Journal of Problem Based Learning in Higher Education (2013, vol. 1, no. 1).

 

Keywords

  • Education, Learning, Training
  • ICT and learning
  • CSCL - Computer Supported Collaborative Learning
  • Project work - methods and didactics

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Selected Research Output 1975 2016

Higher Education in Scandinavia: A Case Study

Nielsen, J. L. & Birch Andreasen, L. 25 Mar 2015 Democratizing Higher Education: International Comparative Perspectives . Blessinger, P. & Anchan, J. P. (eds.). New York: Routledge, p. 92-110 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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Design and Co-Design of Project-Organized Studies

Nielsen, J. L. & Birch Andreasen, L. Jul 2014 Situated Design Methods . Simonsen, J., Svabo, C., Strandvad, S. M., Samson, K., Hertzum, M. & Hansen, O. E. (eds.). Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, p. 43-58 17 p. (Design thinking, design theory; No. [6]).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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Dimensions of problem based learning: dialogue and online collaboration in projects

Nielsen, J. L. & Andreasen, L. B. 27 Aug 2013 In : Journal of Problem Based Learning in Higher Education. 1, 1, p. 210-229 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

Open Access
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Developing Educational designs supporting student engagement through networked project studies

Nielsen, J. L. & Birch Andreasen, L. Jan 2013 Increasing Student Engagement and Retention using Mobile Applications: Smartphones, Skype and Texting Technologies. Blessinger, P., Wankel, L. & Wankel, C. (eds.). Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing, Vol. 6/D, p. 19-46 27 p. (Cutting-Edge Technologies in Higher Education).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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Problem-Oriented Project Studies: The Role of the Teacher as Supervisor for the Study Group in Its Learning Processes

Nielsen, J. L. & Danielsen, O. 2012 Exploring the Theory, Pedagogy and Practice of Networked Learning. Dirckinck-Holmfeld, L., Hodgson, V. & Mc-Connell, D. (eds.). New York, Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 257-272 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Open Access
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ICT in Problem- and Project-based Learning: New Roles for Teachers Acting as Supervisors and Students Engaging in Collaborative Learning Processes

Nielsen, J. L. & Birch Andreasen, L. 2012 Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2012. Amiel, T. & Wilson, B. (eds.). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, p. 874-883

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingArticle in proceedings

Netbaseret kollaborativ læring: En guide til undervisere

Nielsen, J. L., Agertoft, A., Bjørnshave, I. & Nilausen, L. 2003 Værløse: Billesø. 134 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Deltager i netbaseret læring: En guide til samarbejde

Nielsen, J. L., Agertoft, A., Bjørnshave, I. & Nilausen, L. 2003 Værløse: Billesø. 84 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Voksnes læring i virtuelle omgivelser

Nielsen, J. L. 2005 Voksnes læringsrum. Jensen, C. N. (ed.). 1. ed. Værløse: Billesø, p. 445-462 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Farvel til den privatpraktiserende lærer?

Heilesen, S. & Nielsen, J. L. 2005 In : Tidsskrift for Universiteternes efter- og videreuddannelse. 2, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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Udvikling af informationskompetence i problemorienterede læreprocesser

Birch Andreasen, L., Jørgensen, L. & Nielsen, J. L. 2007 Fra information til læring: Bibliotek og uddannelse i videnssamfundet. Rosenstand, M., Harbo, K. & Birch Andreasen, L. (eds.). København: DEFF, p. 75 - 90 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Projects 2002 2015

Situated Design Methods

Simonsen, J., Svabo, C., Strandvad, S. M., Samson, K., Hertzum, M., Hansen, O. E., Søndergård, B., Kristiansen, E., Christrup, H., Pries-Heje, J., Nielsen, J. L., Bødker, K., Pfeiffer Pedersen, L., Frølunde, L., Rosendahl, M., Neisig, M., Frandsen, M. S., Juul, N. C., Jørgensen, N., Lybæk, R., Groth, S. K., Christensen, T. B., Andreasen, T., Kjær, T., Kensing, F., Venable, J., Birch Andreasen, L., Baskerville, R. & Gudiksen, S.

01/01/201301/10/2014

Project: Research

Selected Activities 1997 2015

EdMedia 2012

Nielsen, J. L. (Participant)
26 Jun 201229 Jun 2012

Activity: Organisation and participation in conference

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International Conference on Communication, Media, Technology and Design

Nielsen, J. L. (Participant)
9 May 201211 May 2012

Activity: Organisation and participation in conference

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Sparringspartner - forskningstilknytning CVU Sjælland - Kompetencecenter for IT og læring

Nielsen, J. L. (Participant)
10 Feb 200331 Dec 2007

Activity: Other (prizes, external teaching and other activities) - Supervision and co-examiner