Profile: Torstein Rekkedal

Torstein Rekkedal

Torstein Rekkedal



Address: Box 111, 1319 Bekkestua

City: Oslo



Institution website

Own website

My EDEN portfolio

Membership type

Membership starting date: 1997.01.16

Conference attendances

Krakow 1991, Berlin 1993, Tallinn 1994, Oslo 1995, Budapest 1997, Prague 2000, Stockholm 2001, Oldenburg 2004, Lisbon 2008, Paris 2008, Gdansk 2009, Valencia 2010, Budapest 2010

EDEN book presence

Online students

Eurodl presence

Support Services in E-Learning - an Evaluation Study of Students

NAP SC Member: 1995-2002, 2005-2008

Eurodl Board Member: yes

EDEN Fellowship: Senior Fellow

Conference Committee member

2009 Gdansk, 2008 Lisbon, 2007 Naples, 2006 Vienna, 2000 Prague

EDEN NAP profile

Position, Work experience

Senior Researcher, NKI Nettstudier 2011-

Director of Research and Development, NKI Nettstudier 1974-2011.

Professor, Norwegian School of Information Technology  2003-present.

Research fellow NKI 1972-1974.

Research Assistant, University of Oslo, 1970-1971

Member and chair of the EADL Research & Develpment Committee 1978-1991.

Vice-chair and chair of the ICDE Reseqrch Committee 1982-1988.

Member and chair of the Standing Committee for Quality of the Norwegian Association for distance Education 1992-2008.

Member of the Board of Norway Opening Universities, 1998-present.

External visiting expert at the University of Maryland University College/University of Oldenburg, Master of Distance Education Programme, 2008-present.

Education and training, degres, academic qualifications

Honorary Doctor of the British Open University 2003. Cand. paed. from the University of Oslo, Institute of Educational Research, 1972. Specialization in Adult Education, Programme Development, Course and Curriculum Planning. Thesis: Recruitment, Achievements and Completion in Correspondence Education.

Adjunct Professor at Athabasca University, Centre for Distance Education, 1999-2002 and 2003-2005.

Roll of Honour from the European Association of Distance Learning 2000, Prize of Excellence for Lifelong Contribution to the Field of Open and Distance Education 2001.

Area of expertise and field of interest (general),

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Participation in European Projects:

Publications, articles, papers, studies

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