Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering & Technology at CQ University, Australia
Dr Michael Cowling is an information technologist with a keen interest in educational technology and technology ubiquity in the digital age, and a Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering & Technology at CQ University, Australia.
He is currently a partner in an OLT Innovation and Development grant and is the recipient of an Australian Government Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning, and a three-time recipient of a CQ University Learning & Teaching Award.
Living by the mantra “pedagogy before technology”, Michael helps teachers and academics to innovate with technology, leveraging it as a tool to improve the overall education process.
Abstract Robotics is an area of intense interest currently, with humanoid robots emerging that can mimic the behaviour of humans much more accurately than ever before. This provides an opportunity to conduct research on how robots might help individuals with robotic assistance and skill development in areas as diverse as business, information technology, and education. […]