Helga Dorner is lecturer at the Centre for Teaching and Learning. She received her PhD in Educational Science on the special track ICT in Education. She teaches courses and seminars in the field of teaching and learning in higher education. Her most recent courses focus on the use of online collaborative environments in teaching and also the creation of electronic teaching and research portfolios.
As a researcher, she has been member of the validation team of the European Union-funded research and development project CALIBRATE (Calibrating eLearning in Schools) project and also the Knowledge Practice Laboratory Project (KP Lab). She researches blended learning and technology integration in higher education and issues of mentoring and social learning in online environments. She consults with national and international (higher) educational organisations, regularly publishes scholarly articles on online learning and presents at conferences.
Currently, together with respective CEU faculty members she is engaged in co-designing and researching online collaborative higher education courses in the field of social sciences and humanities.