About myself

Sólveig Jakobsdóttir

Dr. Sólveig Jakobsdóttir, associate professor distance education
Head of Centre for Educational Research on ICT and Media (RANNUM)
Program director ICT in Education graduate studies
University of Iceland School of education

Office: Bolholti 6, 5th floor, 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.


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

Employment

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- current
  • Program leader ICT in education graduate studies 1998 – current
  • Head of Research centre on ICT and media in education (RANNUM) 2008 – current