Section Editors

Section Board for 'Sustainable Education and Approaches' (43)

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Prof. Dr. Kerry Shephard
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Higher Education Development Centre, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Interests: Higher Education for Sustainable Development; education for sustainability; learning and teaching in the affective domain; academic integrity; global citizenship; higher education policy and practice
Dr. Sarah Holdsworth
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Lecturer, School of Property, Construction and Project Management, RMIT University, 78 Roseneath St. Clifton Hill Vic 3068, Australia
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Prof. Dr. J. Paulo Davim
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Campus Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: mechanical and industrial engineering, materials, machining, tribology, sustainable manufacturing, higher education for sustainability, engineering education
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Dr. Barbara Motyl
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Design and Methods for Industrial Engineering, Polytechnic Department of Engineering and Architecture (DPIA), University of Udine, Udine, Italy
Interests: 3D CAD modelling; engineering education; creativity and sustainability; design for X methods; learning and teaching in higher education; capabilities assessment
Dr. Dina Zoe Belluigi
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Queen's University Belfast, UK
Interests: higher education; equity; diversity; fine art; assessment; evaluation; quality assurance; quality enhancement; educational development; race; faculty development
Assoc. Prof. Pedro Guilherme Rocha dos Reis
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Instituto de Educação, Universidade de Lisboa, Alameda da Universidade. 1649-013 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: science education; youth activism; socioscientific and socio-environmental issues; environmental citizenship; teachers' professional development
Dr. Andrea Weinberg
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Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Interests: Teacher Education, Sustainability Education, Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Participatory Research, STEM Engagement
Prof. Dr. Daniel Burgos
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Research Institute for Innovation & Technology in Education (UNIR iTED), Universidad Internacional de La Rioja (UNIR), 26006 Logroño (La Rioja), Spain
Interests: Technology-enhanced Learning, Learning Analytics, Open Education, eLearning Standards, Serious Games
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Dr. Clemens Mader
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1.Technology and Society Lab, Empa – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, St.Gallen, Switzerland
2. Sustainability Team, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: sustainability assessment; technology assessment; education for sustainable development; education–research–policy–practice interface
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Dr. Christian Rammel
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RCE Vienna, University of Business and Economics Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Interests: education for sustainable development; transformative education; sustainability-driven entrepreneurship; change and adaptation; resilience
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Dr. Ingrid Mulà
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Institute of Educational Research, Universitat de Girona, 17004 Girona, Spain
Interests: education for Sustainability, Higher Education, institutional change, professional development, ESD Competencies
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Dr. Gisela Cebrián
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Social Sciences and Education Department, Universidad Camilo José Cela, c/Castillo de Alarcón, 49, Urb. Villafranca del Castillo, 28692 Villanueva de la Cañada, Spain
Interests: education for Sustainability, organisational change, educational leadership, ESD competencies, action research
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Dr. Mercè Junyent
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Department of Mathematics and Science Education, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, G5-126 Campus UAB—Bellaterra, 08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain
Interests: education for Sustainability, teacher education, ESD competencies, curriculum greening
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Dr. Julio Barroso Osuna
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Facultad De Ciencias De La Educación, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Interests: Teaching and Learning, Pedagogy and Education, E-Learning, Online Learning, Higher Education, Theory of e-Learning, Educational Technology, Curriculum, Web 2.0, Social Media in Education, PLEs
Dr. Daniela Alejandra De Filippo
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Department of Library Science and Documentation, University Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: bibliometrics; scientometrics; open science; citizen science; altmetrics
Prof. Jordi Colomer Feliu
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Universitat de Girona, Girona, Spain
Interests: Reflective learning; reflective teaching; higher education; science; sustainable education.
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Dr. Vasiliki Brinia
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Scientific Responsible of Teacher Education Programme, Department of Informatics, School of Information Sciences and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business, Athens, Greece
Interests: art-based education; project-based learning; cultural heritage and education; social entrepreneurship; experimental; collaborative and innovative way of learning
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Dr. Maria José Sá
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CIPES—Centre for Research in Higher Education Policies, 4450-227 Matosinhos, Portugal
Interests: higher education; student satisfaction; student performance; student success
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Dr. Sandro Serpa
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Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of the Azores; Ladeira da Mãe de Deus, 9501-855 Ponta Delgada, Portugal
Interests: school and educational leadership; sociology applied to organizations; research methodology; teaching sociology; management of the dynamics in organisational diversity; digital societies
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Prof. Michele Biasutti
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Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology (FISPPA), University of Padova, Via Beato Pellegrino, 28, 35137 Padova, Italy
Interests: education for sustainable development; teacher education; professional development; educational change; social sustainability; ICT in education; online learning
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Dr. Haydn Washington
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PANGEA Research Centre, BEES, University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia, Sydney, Australia
Interests: ecological economics; ecological ethics; human dependence on nature; sustainability; ecocentric education
Dr. Michail Kalogiannakis
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Department of Preschool Education, Faculty of Education, University of Crete, Rethymno, Crete, Greece
Interests: Early years science; Science Education; Preschool Education; ICT and Mobile Apps in Early Childhood
Prof. Dr. Werner Rieß
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Department of Biology and Pedagogy of Biology at the University of Education, Kunzenweg 21, 79117 Freiburg, Germany
Interests: education for sustainable development (ESD); empirical research in ESD; competencies for ESD; systems thinking; system competencies; ecology; ecological literacy; science education; biological education
Dr. Jesús Granados-Sanchez
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Universitat de Girona, Girona, Spain
Interests: education for sustainability; community-university engagement; curriculum reorientation; geography education; participatory learning approaches; innovation in higher education
Assoc. Prof. Renate Wesselink
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Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Interests: education; business administration; educational research; adult education; career education; competency based education; personnel management; corporate social responsibility
Prof. Liz Browne
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Oxford Brookes University
Interests: Information Technology, Leadership, Student Voice, Innovative Pedagogy, Continuous Professional Development
Dr. Juliana Mohok McLaughlin
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Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: Indigenous knowledges; decolonising research methodologies; postcolonial theory; sustainable development education; comparative and international education; critical race theory and pedagogy
Prof. Dr. Catherine Mobley
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Department of Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminal Justice, College of Behavioral, Social, and Health Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-1356, USA
Interests: Environmental attitudes and behaviors; environmental sociology; sustainable communities; social dimensions of the natural environment; sustainability education
Dr. Wim Lambrechts
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Faculty of Management Science and Technology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen 6401 DL, The Netherlands
Interests: sustainable development; individual sustainability competences; higher education for sustainable development; sustainable supply chain management; sustainability assessment; sustainability indicators
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Prof. Dr. Fuhui Tong
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Texas A and M University, Department of Educational Psychology, College Station, United State
Interests: Assessment and testing; Program evaluation for language minority students; Quantitative methodology in Bilingual/ESL education; Second language acquisition
Assoc. Prof. Lili-Ann Wolff
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Faculty of Educational Sciences, PL 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5A), 00014, University of Helsinki, Finland
Interests: Sustainability education, science education, philosophy of education, philosophy of science, education policy, transdisciplinary teaching and learning, sustainable leadership
Dr. Gladman Thondhlana
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Department of Environmental Science, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
Interests: Conservation and society; Wild resource use and household welfare; Energy efficiency; Campus sustainability
Prof. Dr. Ingo Eilks
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University of Bremen - Department of Biology and Chemistry; Institute for Science Education (IDN) - Chemistry Education, Leobener Str. NW2 28334 Bremen, Germany
Tel. +49 421 218-63280/-63281; Fax: +49 421 218-63288
Interests: education for sustainable development and non-formal science education; development of Participatory Action Research for research and continuous professional development in science education; cooperative learning in chemistry teaching; the socio-critical and problem-oriented approach to chemistry teaching; empirical research on science teachers’ pedagogical content knowledge, attitudes and beliefs; the development of modern chemistry curricula, teaching materials and textbooks
Dr. Francisco J. Lozano
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School of Engineering and Sciences Energy and Climate Change Research Group ITESM, Campus Monterrey, Mexico
Tel. (52) (81) 81-58-20-34; Fax: (52) (81) 83-28-42-50
Interests: education for sustainable development; energy from renewable resources; energy efficiency with a systemic approach; sustainable chemical processes; residual biomass use for energy and chemicals
Dr. Orana Jade Sandri
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School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: sustainability education, learning and teaching in higher education, capabilities assessment, creativity and sustainability
Prof. Dr. Neil Taylor
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School of Education, University of New England, Armidale NSW 2350, Australia
Interests: science education in developing countries; environmental education and education for sustainability; students' mental models in science; action research
Prof. Dr. Philip Hallinger
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Center for Research on Sustainable Leadership, College of Management, Mahidol University
Interests: leadership, sustainability, organizational change, learning
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Prof. Charles Hopkins
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UNESCO Chair in Reorienting Teacher Education, Faculty of Education, York University, 19 Grenadier Heights, Toronto, Canada
Interests: Addressing Education 2030; Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) within Sustainable Development Goal 4; Reorienting teacher education to address sustainable development; Reorienting education and training systems through ESD to improve the lives of Indigenous youth; Greening TVET; Developing regional centres of expertise in ESD; Quality education for the twenty-first century; Transforming education, public awareness and training to address sustainable development
Assoc. Prof. Jesper Sjöström
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Department of Science-Environment-Society, Faculty of Education and Society, Malmö University, Malmö, Sweden
Interests: environmental and sustainability education; education for sustainability; eco-reflexive education; transformative learning; teaching controversial issues; socio-scientific issues; critical global citizenship; critical scientific literacy; subject didactics; philosophy of science education; green and sustainable chemistry; teacher identity; didactical dilemmas; professional development
Prof. Mercedes Varela-Losada
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Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Vigo, Pontevedra 36005, Spain
Interests: Environmental Education and Sustainable Development; Experimental Science Teaching; Teaching Methodologies and Teachers Training
Prof. Dr. Pedro Vega-Marcote
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Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of A Coruña (Spain), Campus Elviña, 15071, A Coruña, Spain
Interests: Environmental Education and Sustainable Development; Ecological Footprint and mitigation Climate-change; Sustainable Consumption; Teacher training in didactics of experimental sciences and sustainable development
Prof. Arminda Do Paço
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University of Beira Interior
Interests: Green Marketing, Consumer Behaviour, Social Marketing, Sustainability
Prof. Dr. Chris Shiel
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Faculty of Science and Technology, Bournemouth University, Fern Barrow, Wallisdown, Dorset, UK
Interests: Sustainable Development, Education for Sustainable Development, Leadership for Sustainable Development, Green attitudes, values and behavior, Behaviour change, Sustainable Cities, Green Economy, Social Justice
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