Professor Dr. Dirk Ifenthaler


Email: ifenthaler(at)

Phone: +49 621 - 181 - 2270


Office Hours:

Wednesday 11.00 am (prior registration mandatory)


Visiting address:

Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftspädagogik - Technologiebasiertes Instruktionsdesign

Universität Mannheim

L4, 1, Room 404

68161 Mannheim


Short bio:

Dirk Ifenthaler is Chair and Professor for Learning, Design and Technology at University of Mannheim, Germany, Adjunct Professor at Deakin University, Australia and Affiliate Research Scholar at the University of Oklahoma, USA. Dirk Ifenthaler’s research focuses on the intersection of cognitive psychology, educational technology, learning science, data analytics, and computer science. His research outcomes include numerous co-authored books, book series, book chapters, journal articles, and international conference papers, as well as successful grant funding in Australia, Germany, and USA – see Dirk’s website for a full list of scholarly outcomes at Opens external link in new

He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Springer journal Technology, Knowledge and Learning (Opens external link in new


See Professor Ifenthaler's website for a full list of research outcomes including publications and presentations at