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Dr Phillip Benachour

Senior Teaching Fellow

Phillip Benachour




Tel: +44 1524 510387

Research overview

My current research interests and topics relate to the use of technology to understand and support learning. The topics I am working on fit within the broad area of Technology Enhanced Learning. I am currently working on the following areas:

-How Is Knowledge (co-) constructed in a MOOC learning context?

-Design and Adoption of Blended Learning in West Africa.

-The use of Time Series Data in Learning analytics: Open Learning and MOOCs.  


PhD supervision

Technology enhanced learning, mobile learning, context aware and personalized learning.

Career Details

Academic Qualifications:

Doctor of Philosophy (Lancaster, 2000)

MSc DSP applications (Lancaster, 1994)

BEng Electrical and Electonic Engineering (De Montfort Leicester, 1992)


Teaching Fellow, School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, 2003 - present

Lecturer (Computing and Engineering), Blackburn University Centre, Blackburn 2002-2003

Research Associate, Bristol University, 2001-2002

Research Associate, Lancaster University, 2000-2001

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