About myself

Sólveig Jakobsdóttir

Dr. Sólveig Jakobsdóttir, professor distance education
Head of Centre for Educational Research on ICT and Media (RANNUM)
University of Iceland School of education

Office: University of Iceland, School of Education, v/Stakkahlid, 105 Reykjavík, Iceland
Office phone: 354-525-5568
E-mail: soljak@hi.is

Research focus: Distance education, online teaching and learning, ICT (information and communication technology) in education.


1996    Ph.D. Instructional Systems and Technology; Computer Use in Education - University of Minnesota
1991    M.Ed. Curriculum and Instructional Systems - University of Minnesota
1983    Diploma, Teacher certification - Pedagogy and Education, University of Iceland
1983    B.S. Geology - University of Iceland


Iceland University of Education (Kennaraháskóli Íslands/KHÍ) - University of Iceland – School of Education (UISE) after July 1 2008

  • Project manager 1997,  Assistant professor 1997 – 1999,  Associate professor 1999-2019, Professor 2019-
  • Program leader ICT in education graduate studies 1998 – current
  • Head of Research centre on ICT and media in education (RANNUM) 2008 - current