- Categoría: Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
Dr. Maina is professor in Technology Enhanced Learning at the eLearn Center of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. With a PhD in the Knowledge and Information Society, his dissertation, being on learning design, put a special focus on design practice exchange. His research encompasses such topics as learning design methods and tools, formalization of different pedagogy approaches, personalized learning, open educational resources and practices, and learning ecologies. Currently member of the Edul@ab research Group, he has also coordinated research and innovation projects as well as led European project workpackages. Participant in European projects related to OER and OEP of the Life Long Learning programme “CONCEDE” and “OERTest”, and of the AlfaIII programme “Opportunidad, he has authored peer-reviewed publications in scholarly journals and conference proceedings (http://edulab.uoc.edu/en/?page_id=11). Speaker at scientific conferences as well as reviewer in teaching innovation symposiums, he has a long and diverse experience in faculty development training Argentina, for the CEMED (Centro Multimedial de Educación a Distancia, Universidad Nacional del Litoral) and for two Canadian universities (Université de Montréal and Université du Québec à Montréal). He has participated in research projects (DIVA, LORNET) at the Laboratoire en Informatique Cognitive et Environnements de Formation (LICEF) of Télé-université (Montréal).