Advanced Media Institute Researcher/Content Producer
Sofia Papadimitriou has studied Mathematics and Computer Science (M.Sc) in the Athens National University. Her PhD entitled “The role of tutor-counsellor and the development of his supporting mechanism in a collaborative learning environment in distance education” regards in the field of Open and Distance Learning in Higher Education and has been developed at the Hellenic Open University.
She has been an ICT Secondary teacher since 1990 and also an educator in ICT training courses for primary and secondary teachers. Since 2007, she’s been working at the Educational Radio-Television, coordinating its Digital Media. Since 2015, she is the Head of the unit. Furthermore, on behalf of her unit, she has coordinated the European projects: EduTubePlus, MEDEAnet, March (MAke science Real in sCHools) and has furthermore participated in the Energy-bits and also at the development of the Digital School reform.
Sofia has co-authored three book chapters and published 26 papers in scientific conferences and journals on the topics of Open and Distance Learning, using Media in Education, Open Educational Resources, Academic staff development and STEM (papers and presentations are available at the URLs: http://eap.academia.edu/SofiaPapadimitriou, http://www.slideshare.net/sofipapadi).