Dr Philippa Sheail

Lecturer in Digital Education

Phil Sheail is a Lecturer in Digital Education at the University of Edinburgh, and Programme Director for the MSc in Digital Education. Her research interests are interdisciplinary, based in the area of digital and higher education, but drawing on organisational theory, cultural geography, and social theories of time.  Phil is currently developing research in the library sector, with a particular interest in practices of organising in a research library context. Her latest research project is Data Bodies in the Library developed in partnership with the University of Edinburgh Library and the National Library of Scotland.  Email:  p.sheail@ed.ac.uk. Call on: 0131 651 4192.

Or write here:4th Floor, St. John's Land, The Moray House School of Education and Sport
Holyrood Road
Edinburgh EH8 8AQ

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Centre Report 2019

30 Apr 2019
Digital Education 2019 report

We are delighted to share our 2019 annual report (pdf link) setting out the extent of our activity this year.  With a particular focus on the impact of our work, this report includes a new visualisation of our work bringing together the many activities of the Centre for Research in Digital Education.

Thanks to all the many colleagues, students, schools, partners, co-researchers and friends who make our work possible!

Slides available for UoE IAD Learning and Teaching Conference

9 Aug 2018
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UoE IAD Learning and Teaching Conference slides

If you weren't able to attend the University of Edinburgh IAD Learning and Teaching conference, 20th June, you can now access presentation slides and watch the Keynote presentations here. Links to slides for presentations from Digital Education colleauges below:

'Near Future Teaching', Sian Bayne, Jennifer Williams and Michael Gallagher 

Launch of Centre for Research in Digital Education

9 Dec 2015
photo of people at the DE party

 

The Digital Education Centre formally launched on 26th November at a party in the Scottish Storytelling Centre on the High Street, Edinburgh.

We had an excellent and well-attended night, and it was great to have so many colleagues, students and friends come and share the celebration.

We celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the MSc in Digital Education at the same time, and with graduation happening the following day, were able to welcome many of our graduands too.

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