|Location||University of Technology Sydney, Connected Intelligence Centre|
The University of Technology Sydney, Connected Intelligence Centre(CIC), is offering three $35,000 PhD Scholarships in 2016.
CIC’s mission is to invent, evaluate and theorise the design ofhuman-centered data science and learning analytics to advance the UTSTeaching & Learning program. As you will see from our Research Themesand the three PhD topics advertised, a core theme is analytics techniquesto nurture in learners the creative, critical, sensemaking qualities neededfor lifelong learning, employment and citizenship in a complex,data-saturated society.
We are currently advertising three PhDscholarships in learning analytics, falling under the themesof:
- Learning across digital and physical spaces
- Learninganalytics for writing practices and products
- Human-Centred-Designfor Learning Analytics
Applications are invited from those withbackgrounds in the social sciences (psychology, linguistics, education,learning sciences, information science, design, etc.), or/and those with aninterest in human-centred applications of computer science, mathematics,statistics or equivalent.
We invite you to apply for a place ifyou are committed to working in a transdisciplinary team to inventuser-centered analytics tools in close partnership with the UTS staff andstudents who are our ‘clients’. Please explore our website so youunderstand the context in which we work, and the research topics we aresupervising. We invite informal inquiries in the