I am Professor and Dean Academic at the Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment at the University of South Australia. My research interests include the design and deployment of technology to increase the understanding and improve digital learning experiences. More specifically, my work examines the areas of learning analytics, personalized active learning, and technology for student support. I authored over 150 research papers in scholarly journals and international conferences in the area of educational technology and engineering education. I am member of the executive board and vice president of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR).