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Research Assistant / Associate | Ref: 12409
Closing date: Thursday 30 June 2016
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Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£28,982 - £37,768, Ref: 12409
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary 12-month contract commencing November 2016
The Open University’s Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) has an opening for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate (depending on qualification) to undertake research on the EU-funded project SlideWiki – http://slidewiki.org
The work will target the multi-platform delivery of learning resources that have been developed using SlideWiki. In particular, the learning resources developed with the use of the SlideWiki platform will be delivered via Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Learning Management Systems (LMSs), interactive eBooks and social networks. The work also includes the execution and evaluation of trials with informal learners using learning resources that have been developed with SlideWiki.
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Closing date: Thursday 30 June 2016.
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