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OrganizationDepartment of Social Sciences
Organization UnitEducation and Learning Sciences
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  • Coordinator of ICT and Education courses - The Interuniversity Centre for Educational Sciences
    Nov 2021 - Present

    The ICO is an interuniversity graduate school and research network comprised of several theme groups to support national and international students through their PhD trajectory. The ICT and Education theme is responsible for delivering learning materials related to using Information and Communication Technology to enhance learning processes and teaching practices (i.e., Technology Enhanced Learning). In this regard, the role of the coordinators is to design and develop courses, workshops, and masterclasses to help PhD candidates who are willing to conduct research in the educational technology field. In addition, coordinators are responsible for inviting top researchers to lecture on hot topics and informing the PhD candidates about the state of the art of research and the recent debates in the field.


Mohammadreza was a physics teacher with over 12 years of experience in the Iranian Ministry of Education. He has always had a great passion for learning state-of-the-art educational approaches, on top of a yearning to hone his professional skills. Therefore, he decided to continue his studies at the Ph.D. level in the field of Educational Technology at Tarbiat Modares University (TMU) as the only graduate school in Iran that admits students from all over the world for graduate and postgraduate studies.

Currently, he is a full-time researcher at Education and Learning Sciences group at Wageningen University and Research, working on a project that aims to foster higher education students' opportunity identification capability. In addition to conducting several conceptual studies concerning opportunity identification capability, he has designed and developed an online platform ( to improve students' opportunity identification performances in entrepreneurship courses.

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