Heike Winschiers-Theophilus


is a Professor in the Computer Science Department at Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST). Her research concentrates on co-designing technologies with indigenous communities and  children either co-located in Namibia or distributed online in transdisciplinary teams. She is concerned with co-creating alternative learning ecologies; generating inclusive educational tech innovations and improving co-design methods with children. She leads a local inclusive and collaborative technology innovation hub, under which novel edutech applications are developed and piloted with a Namibian partner school. 



Last update: March 2022


Articles published on IXD&A:


•  'Creating Smart Connected Learning Ecosystems: A Hybrid Model for Design-Based Learning', N. 52, pp. 81 - 100, abstractdownload (https://doi.org/10.55612/s-5002-052-005)