PhD Defence Anahuac Valero Haro

On Monday 27 June 2022, Anahuac Valero Haro (Wageningen University) has successfully defended his thesis “Fostering Argumentation with Online Learning Systems in Higher Education“. Promotor: Dr. Harm Biemans,Co-promotor Dr. Omid Noroozi

PhD Defence Karlijn Soppe

On Thursday 7 July 2022 at 10:15 hours exactly, Karlijn Soppe (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis “To Match or not to Match? Improving Student-Program Fit in Dutch Higher Education”. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony at the…

PhD Defence Felicitas Biwer

On Friday, 8 July 2022 at 10: hours exactly, Felicitas Biwer (Maastricht University) will defend her thesis “Supporting students to study smart – a learning sciences perspective”. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony at Maastricht University. The ceremony…

PhD Defence Esther Schat

On Tuesday 5 July 2022 Esther Schat (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis “Integrating intercultural literary competence: An intervention study in foreign language education”. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony. For more information and the link to…

PhD Defence Judith Loopers

On Tuesday, 14 June 2022 at 14:30 hours exactly, Judith Loopers (University of Groningen) will defend her thesis Unravelling the dynamics of intrinsic motivation of students with and without special educational needs. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation…

PhD Defence Joy Lee

On Wednesday, 8 June on 10:00 hours exactly, Joy Lee (Maastricht University) will defend her thesis ‘𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐌𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐏𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐒𝐢𝐦𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠’. ‘The medical pause, stopping current performance for a short time for additional cognitive activities, can potentially advance patient safety and learning in…

PhD Defence Joyce Neroni

On Friday, 17 June 13:30 hours exactly, Joyce Neroni (Open University of the Netherlands) will defend her thesis The Adult Learning Open University Determinants (ALOUD) study: psychosocial factors predicting academic success in adult distance education. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at…

PhD Defence Nicolette van Halem

On Tuesday, 24 May at 15:45 hours exactly, Nicolette van Halem (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) will defend her thesis Accommodating Agency-Supportive Learning Environments in Formal Education. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony at the Aula of the Vrije…

PhD Defence Abid el Majidi

On 20 May,  at 10:15 hours exactly, Abid el Majidi (Utrecht University) will defend his thesis Debate as a Tool for L2 Learning. Investigating the Potential of In-Class Debates for Second Language Learning and Argumentation Skills. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at…

PhD Defence Jolien Pieters

On Friday 1 April, at 10:00 hours exactly, Jolien Pieters (Maastricht University) will defend her thesis “Let’s talk about it: Palliative care education in undergraduate medical curricula”. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony at the Bestuursgebouw of Maastricht…