Professor Chie Adachi
Deputy Director of the Centre for Online and Distance Education
Professor Adachi leads the new Digital Education Studio which consists of a comprehensive multi-disciplinary team of academics and professionals to carry out both strategic and operational work of transforming digital education practice for the Faculty and beyond.
Professor Adachi's research interests lie at the intersection of critical digital pedagogy, educational technology and interculturalism in re-thinking about how they might enhance teaching and learning practice within higher education sector.
She has given talks and published on the matters related to digital education extensively, see her activities on the ORCID website.
Her MOOC, on FutureLearn, Transforming Digital Learning: Learning design meets service design, has attracted more than 28,000 global learners worldwide and won multiple international awards, including ‘Best Online Courses of All Time 2020 and 2021 edition’ by Classcentral.