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Learning Sciences faculty

The following is a listing of core faculty members in the Learning Sciences program. For a complete list of all faculty and their supervisory areas please consult the ECP faculty listing.

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Professor Alain Breuleux

Alain Breuleux

Associate Professor


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Cognition, technology in education.
Professor Adam Dubé

Adam Dubé

Assistant Professor


adam [dot] dube [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) | Profile

Educational technology, cognition, cognitive development, child-tablet computer interaction, conceptual knowledge acquisition and application, development of mathematical cognition, problem solving.

Professor Nathan Hall

Nathan Hall

Associate Professor


nathan [dot] c [dot] hall [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) | Profile

Evaluation of achievement motivation theories; consequences of motivational strategies and discrete emotions on long-term health, motivation, and achievement outcomes in young and older adults; development of innovative motivational programs for at-risk students in higher education.

Research website: Achievement Motivation and Emotion (AME) Research Group

Michael Hoover

Associate Professor


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Design and analysis of online university learning, Activity Systems Theory in online and multilingual educational contexts, creating online communities of inquiry.

Research website: The Online Learning Research Team

Professor Lajoie

Susanne Lajoie

Professor, Canadian Research Chair, Tier 1


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Application of cognitive theories to the design of computer based learning environments across disciplines; the role of emotion in learning; medical problem solving; team effectiveness; collaborative learning; human and computer tutoring; empathy, decision making and communication.

Research websites: Advanced Technologies for Learning in Authentic Settings (ATLAS) Lab
LEADS (Learning Environments across Disciplines)

Professor Krista Muis

Krista Muis

Assistant Professor


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Self-regulated learning, epistemic cognition, motivation, emotions, mathematics and science learning.

Professor Alenoush Saroyan

Alenoush Saroyan

Program Director, Professor


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Pedagogical/faculty development, academic leadership, quality assurance and accreditation.

Research website: Higher Education Research Group (HERG)




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