The Open Education Professional Directory

Samuel Nikoi, Academic Librarian

General

Institution
Aberystwyty University
Location
United Kingdom
Contact
skn@aber.ac.uk

Languages

Business level proficiency
English

Areas of expertise

Open Education - General
Research in open education
Awareness raising and outreach
Evaluation of Open Educational Resources
Open Educational Resources
Authoring OER
OER project management
Instructional design using OER
Peer review of OER
Libraries and OER
Open Access
Open Access policy development
Implementation of open access practices
Expertise in a particular discipline
OER and Information Literacy Teaching
Geographic regions of professional expertise
Europe

Profile

Personal statement

I was the OER evaluator for the following OER projects:
(a) OTTER project http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/beyond-distance-research-alliance/projects/otter
(b) CASCADING SOCIAL SCIENCE OPEN EDUCATION RESOURCES: (C-SAP) JISC/HEA OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE PHASE 2 PROGRAMME
(c) DISCOVERING COLLECTIONS OF SOCIAL SCIENCE OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES (C-SAP) JISC/HEA OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE PHASE 2 PROGRAMME
I have also been a speaker at OER conferences and written a couple of articles on the subject. Currently, I am a member of the Aber Academy OER working group of Aberystwyth University.