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Dr Shaun Nykvist

Faculty of Education,
School of Curriculum

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Name
Dr Shaun Nykvist
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Education,
School of Curriculum
Discipline *
Education Systems, Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education
Phone
+61 7 3138 3612
Fax
+61 7 3138 3985
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Ph.D (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Education majoring Maths, Science & Computer Educ (Queensland University of Technology), Bachelor of Education (secondary) (Queensland University of Technology)

Keywords

Communities Of Practice, E-Learning And Web 2.0, Higher Order Thinking, Indigenous And Ethnic Minority Research, International Curriculum Design, New And Emerging Technologies Research, Opensource Software, Research And Teaching With Ict, Science, Technology, Engineering And Mathematics, Web-Based Learning And Blended Learning

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Research Interests

  • Use of Information and Communication technologies (ICT) in education across all key learning areas
  • the development of knowledge and higher order thinking skills with e-learning, digital media, robotics, gaming and web 2.0 technologies.
This information has been contributed by Dr Shaun Nykvist.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2007
Details
Outstanding Academic Contribution Award for Teaching and Learning
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2008
Details
International ISTE SIGTEL ¿ Online Learning Highly Commended Award for a web 2.0 online project
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2008
Details
Vice Chancellors Award for Excellence- Partnerships and Engagement, Client Focus, Leadership
Type
International Collaboration
Reference year
2009
Details
Coordination, management and negotiation of Malaysian transnational degree program in Science & Design and Technology
Type
International Collaboration
Reference year
2010
Details
Norwegian Research Council (NRC) successful application for funding of a Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Technology (STEM) Grant worth $300 000 NKR. To be completed during 2010.