Dr Stavros Nikou

Lecturer

Education

Personal statement

Stavros Nikou is a Lecturer in Digital Education at the School of Education, University of Strathclyde. He holds a Ph.D. in Information Systems focusing on Learning Technologies from the University of Macedonia - Greece, a M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Houston (CL) and a B.Sc. in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is also member of the Smart Mobile and Interactive Learning Environments (SMILE) Lab.

He has many years of experience in ICT and STEM  education. His research interests include technology-enhanced teaching and learning, context-aware mobile learning and assessment, blended learning, AR/VR/MR, teacher education, computational thinking and innovative emerging technologies to support STEM education. Stavros is Course Leader of the Postgraduate Certificate in  Technology Enhanced Teaching and Learning (Digital Education), he teaches Learning Technologies and supervises postgraduate students within the School of Education.

He has served as UNESCO consultant for the development of the ICT Competency Framework for Teachers and ambassador for Scientix - The Community for Science Education in Europe. He has published in high impact peer-reviewed journals (including Computers & Education, Computers in Human Behaviour, British Journal of Educational Technology, Computer Assisted Learning). He is editorial board member of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) and scientific committee member in several top ranking international conferences. 

He is a member of BERA, the International Association for Mobile Learning, the International Association of Smart Learning Environments, ASLERD and the Hellenic Physics Society. He is also Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and Senior member of IEEE.

 

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Publications

Mobile learning pedagogies : panel discussion
Palalas Aga, Parsons David, Nikou Stavros, Rudolfo Selwyn
20th World Conference on Mobile, Blended and Seamless Learning (2021)
A snapshot of University students' perceptions about online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic
Nikou Stavros A
Co-design and Tools Supporting Smart Learning Ecosystems and Smart Education. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies 6th Conference on Smart Learning Ecosystems and Regional Development, pp. 123-134 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-3930-2_10
Towards a teachers' augmented reality competencies (TARC) framework
Nikou Stavros, Economides Anastasios, Perifanou Maria
International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communication, Technologies and Learning (2021)
Web-based videoconferencing in online teaching during the COVID-19 pandemic : university students' perspectives
Nikou Stavros A
2021 International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT) The 21st IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1109/ICALT52272.2021.00137
A snapshot of University students' perceptions about online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic
Nikou Stavros
6th Conference on Smart Learning Ecosystems and Regional Development (2021)
A framework for mobile-assisted formative assessment to promote students' self-determination
Nikou Stavros A, Economides Anastasios A
Future Internet Vol 13 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.3390/fi13050116

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Professional activities

"(Mobile) Mixed and Augmented Reality in Education" (MAR-EDU 2021) Special Session - IEEE International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communication, Technologies and Learning (IEEE IMCL)
Chair
4/11/2021
International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communication, Technologies and Learning (Event)
Member
4/11/2021
Mobile Learning Pedagogies (Panel Discussion)
Speaker
6/10/2021
ICL 2021 - 24th International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning (Event)
Member
22/9/2021
EC-TEL 2021 Sixteenth European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning (Event)
Member
20/9/2021
EDUCON2021 – IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (Event)
Member
21/4/2021

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