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Current Projects


Research Projects

  • Constructing a Collaborative Understanding of Learning and Teaching for the XXI century (CULT). Ministerio de Ciencia y Innovación. Convocatoría 2020. Proyectos de I+D+i, retos de la sociedad, tipo JIN (Jóvenes Investigadores). (PID2020-115446RJ-I00; 2021-2024).

    • Lead researcher: Dr.Júlia Llompart, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

    • Funding: €160,932.48 (UAB)

  • VR4ED: Virtual Reality for Education. Public-Private-Partnership. Partners: Immerse Inc, Meta Quest II, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, University of California Santa Barbara, University of North Texas and GREIP.

    • Leader researchers: Dr. Randall Sadler, UIUC, Dr. Tricia Thrasher, Immerse, Dr. Dorothy Chun, UCSB, Dr. Regina Kaplan-Rakowski

    • Funding: $350,000

  • VALIANT: Virtual Innovation and Support Networks for Teachers. Erasmus+ KA3 Priority 3 - Strengthening teacher training and education by using the opportunities of new technologies (School education). (626134-EPP-1-2020-2-ESEPPKA3-PIPOLICY;  2021-2024)

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Robert O'Dowd, Universidad de Leon. Leader researcher UAB: Dr. Melinda Dooly

    • Funding: €58.880,00 (UAB)

    • (see local UAB webpage for ongoing activities)

  • GRUP de Recerca en Ensenyament i Interaccions Plurilingües. Convocatòria d'ajuts per donar suport a les activitats dels grups de recerca (SGR 2021). Financed by Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca (AGAUR); 2021 SGR 00084.

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Melinda Dooly, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). 01/01/2022 - 31/12/2024.

    • Funding: €60,000

Innovation & Development Projects

  • AI Literacy Network in Primary Education (AILIT). Directorate General for Education and Culture, Erasmus+ KA220-SCH – Cooperation partnerships in school education.

    • Funding: 400,000€ (total project); UAB: 38,967

    • Lead researcher: Dr. Arild Michel Bakken (Universitetet i Stavanger, Finland). Lead researcher UAB: Dr. Melinda Dooly

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