Emma O’Brien (16th Sept)

Academic Developer in Technology Enhanced Learning, Mary Immaculate College

Dr Emma O’Brien is an Academic Developer in Technology Enhanced Learning in Mary Immaculate College where she teaches in the area of digital pedagogy both in the context of faculty development and undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.   Since 2003 Emma has successfully led several EU projects in the use of digital technologies to enhance pedagogies  such as problem and inquiry based learning (PBL), work based learning and entrepreneurial mindset which foster twenty first century skills. Emma is also currently the co-chair of Facilitate the problem/inquiry based learning network in Ireland.