Marie Leijon, PhD, senior lecturer in pedagogy at Malmö University, Sweden. Marie is also an Educational developer at the Centre for Academic Teaching at Malmö University. Research interests: Learning spaces in higher education, multimodal interaction and learning, challenge based learning.
She is currently working on two learning space research projects, one about the hybridization of learning spaces by connecting physical and virtual spaces, the other focusing on the combination of formal and informal learning spaces. Marie Leijon has published several peer-reviewed scholarly articles, chapters in monographs, and conference contributions on learning spaces, interaction and learning both in Sweden and internationally.
She is also workning on a reserach project on challenge based learning in higher education together with her colleagues at the Centre for Academic Teaching at Malmö University.