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Meet the stars from previous years


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2018

Winners

Dr Olivia Hua

Dissertation Title: Research Question Formulation: The Pedagogical Approaches of Natural-Science Professors
Institution: McGill University
Doctoral Mentor: Bruce Shore

Dr Beverly Leeds

Dissertation Title: Temporal Experiences and Perceptions of Part-time Online Distance Learning Students
Institution: Lancaster University
Doctoral Mentor: Paul Ashwin

Dr Kathleen Naasz

Dissertation Title: The Impact of an Innovative Space on Learning
Institution: Centenary University
Doctoral Mentor: Timothy  J.  Frederik

 

About the judging panel

Emerald would like to thank the following members of the judging panel, co-ordinated by Dr Patrick Blessinger, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education:

  • Dr. Tina Bass, Coventry University, UK
  • Dr. Patrick Blessinger, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. William Campbell, University of Wisconsin, USA
  • Dr. Barbara Cozza, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. Hans de Wit, Boston College, USA
  • Dr. Michele Eodice, University of Oklahoma, USA
  • Dr. Cath Jones, University of South Wales, UK
  • Dr. Corinne Laverty, Queen's University, Canada
  • Dr. Betty Leask, Boston College, USA
  • Dr. Krassie Petrova, Auckland University of Technology, NZ
  • Dr. Enakshi Sengupta, International HETL Association, USA
  • Dr. Danielle Talbot, Coventry University, UK
  • Dr. Gerry Urwin, Coventry University, UK
  • Dr. Taisir Subhi Yamin, International Centre For Innovation in Education, Germany

2017

Winner

  • Dr Paweł Atroszko
    Dissertation Title: The structure of study addiction: Selected risk factors and the relationship with stress, stress coping and psychosocial functioning
    Institution: University of Gdańsk
    Doctoral Mentor: Mieczyslaw Ciosek

Highly Commended

  • Dr Yoshitaka Nakakoji
    Dissertation Title: The Mathematics and Science Nexus and the Transfer of Mathematical Learning at University
    Institution: The University of Sydney
    Doctoral Mentor: Rachel Wilson
  • Dr Pilar Gómez del Rey
    Dissertation Title: Quality Evaluation in Education: Two Measurement Instruments for Virtual Environments
    Institution: Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
    Doctoral Mentor: Elena Barbera and Francisco Fernández Navarro

About the judging panel

Emerald would like to thank the following members of the judging panel, co-ordinated by Dr Patrick Blessinger, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education:

  • Dr. Tina Bass, Coventry University, UK
  • Dr. Patrick Blessinger, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. Angelito Calma, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Dr. Barbara Cozza, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. Nancy Hensel, The New American Colleges and Universities, USA
  • Dr. Cath Jones, University of Glamorgan, UK
  • Dr. Corinne Laverty, Queen's University, Canada
  • Dr. Enakshi Kapur, The American University of Kurdistan, Iraq
  • Dr. Krassie Petrova, Auckland University of Technology, NZ
  • Dr. Luisa Soares, University of Madeira, Portugal
  • Dr. Rana Zeine, Saint James School of Medicine, Caribbean Netherlands

2016

Winner

  • Dr Lauren Margulieux
    Dissertation Title: Using Subgoal Learning and Self-Explanation to Improve Programming Education
    Institution: Georgia State University, USA (PhD conferred by Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
    Doctoral Mentor: Professor Richard Catrambone

Highly Commended

  • Dr Bruce Hilliard
    Dissertation Title: Optimising viewer comprehension and shaping impressions and attention – Through the formatting of content in tools like Microsoft PowerPoint
    Institution: Murdoch University, Australia
    Doctoral Mentor: Professor Jocelyn Armarego
  • Dr Zoroayka Sandoval
    Dissertation Title: The Development of an E-Learning Usability Scale for Higher Education
    Institution: The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA
    Doctoral Mentor: Professor Maria Elena Corbeil

About the judging panel

Emerald would like to thank the following members of the judging panel, co-ordinated by Dr Patrick Blessinger, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education:

  • Dr. Patrick Blessinger, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. Barbara Cozza, St. John’s University, USA
  • Dr. Leslie Hitch, Northeastern University, USA
  • Dr. Norah Jones, University of Glamorgan, UK
  • ​Dr.​ Martin Reardon, East Carolina University, USA
  • ​​Dr. Michele Eodice, University of Oklahoma, USA
  • ​Dr. Krassie Petrova, Auckland University of Technology, NZ

Contact

For any additional information please contact:

Sharon Parkinson
Publisher - Education
E-mail: [email protected]