Vitomir Kovanović

Senior Lecturer, University of South Australia


Dr Vitomir Kovanović is a Senior Lecturer at UniSA Education Futures and a member of the Centre for Change and Complexity in Learning (C3L), a research centre studying the interplay between human and artificial cognition and how it affects human learning and knowledge processes. His research focuses on the development of novel learning analytics systems using learners' trace data records collected by learning management systems with the goal of understanding and improving student learning. Vitomir is particularly interested in students' self-regulation of learning and understanding how trace data can be used to gain a deeper understanding of learning processes. Vitomir obtained his PhD in Informatics, at the University of Edinburgh, the United Kingdom in 2017. Currently, he serves as an associated editor for the Higher Education Research & Development Journal (Taylor and Francis) and Academic Editor for PLoS ONE Journal (Public Library of Science). Previously, Vitomir served as the Secretary of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR), a leading research society focused on the promotion and development of the Learning Analytics field, and also as Program Co-Chair for the Tenth International Conference on Learning Analytics & Knowledge (LAK'20), the most prestigious academic venue for learning analytics research. From March 2022, he will take on a three-year appointment as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Learning Analytics

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