Academic and Research Track

Here are the  Academic and Research track sessions sharing a range of recent CS Education findings as well how to get involved or make use of research in your own teaching.

Book your chosen sessions here

Title First Name Surname Job Title Session Title Strand(s) Session Type Time
Dr Patrik Holt Professor “Eye Tracking” what is it and how can we use it? Academic & Research Presentation 10.35 am to 11.05 am
Professor Judy Robertson Chair of Digital Learning Planning your research Academic & Research Hands-on Workshop 10.35 am to 11.05 am
Dr. Angela Siegel Lecturer & First Year Coordinator Supporting transitions into first-year Academic & Research Discussion / Debate 10.35 am to 11.05 pm
Dr Mark Zarb Associate Lecturer & First Year Coordinator Supporting transitions into first-year Academic & Research, Secondary Education Discussion / Debate 10.35 am to 11.05 am
Dr Chris Jefferson Research Fellow Object Orientation- key concepts and common misconceptions Academic & Research Presentation 11.25 am to 12.30pm
Dr Karen Petrie Senior Lecturer and Head of Undergraduate Studies Understanding and teaching recursion Academic & Research Presentation 11:25 am to 12:30 pm
Mr Tom Flint Lecturer Homesick Aliens Academic & Research, Broad General Education Hands-on Workshop (with Computers) 11.25 am to 12.30 pm
Dr Rachel Menzies Lecturer Widening Access to University Study Academic & Research, Secondary Education Presentation 12  pm to 12.30 pm
Mrs Jan Holt Faculty PT Business Education and Computing Science Research outreach: pupils as research partners to enhance learner experiences Academic & Research Presentation 12.35 pm to 1.05 pm
Dr Iain Martin Lecturer How can you test an autonomous planetary lander? Broad General Education, Secondary Education, Vocational & Industry, Academic & Research Keynote 12.35pm to 1.05pm
Dr Rachel Menzies Lecturer What makes University outreach ‘better’? Academic & Research, Industry & Vocational Presentation 12.35 pm to 1.05 pm
Dr. Angela Siegel Lecturer & First Year Coordinator Supporting transitions into the computing workplace Academic & Research, Industry & Vocational Discussion / Debate 12.35 pm to 1.05 pm
Dr Mark Zarb Associate Lecturer & First Year Coordinator Supporting transitions into the computing workplace Academic & Research, Industry & Vocational Discussion / Debate 12.35 pm to 1.05 pm
Dr Jim Paterson Lecturer “Eye Tracking” what is it and how can we use it? Academic & Research Academic & Research specific keynote 2.00 pm to 2.30 pm
Mr Andrew Cumming Senior Lecturer Measuring Online Engagement Academic & Research Presentation 3.10 pm to 3.40 pm
Mr Duncan Hart Business Development Executive Extracting Value from Data- Scotlands Datalab Academic & Research Industry specific keynote 4pm to 4.30 pm
Dr Roger McDermott Undergraduate Programme Leader and Teaching Fellow Perseverance in the context of programming Academic & Research Presentation 4pm to 4.30 pm
Mr Tom McEwan Senior Lecturer Mapping curricula to roles Academic & Research, Industry & Vocational Hands-on Workshop (no Computers) 4pm to 4.30 pm
Dr Neil Brown Research Fellow Blackbox: Observing Java Programming Novices Worldwide Academic & Research Presentation 2pm to 3.05 pm
Dr Patrik Holt Professor Research outreach: pupils as research partners to enhance learner experiences Academic & Research Presentation 2pm to 3.05 pm