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Francisco J. García-Peñalvo

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • University of Salamanca
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Research interests

Computers & Education eLearning Software Engineeering Web Engineering

About

Francisco José García-Peñalvo did his undergraduate studies in Computing at the University of Salamanca and University of Valladolid and his Ph.D. at the University of Salamanca. Dr. García-Peñalvo is the head of the research group GRIAL (Research Group Interaction and eLearning). His main research interests focus on eLearning, Computers & Education, Adaptive Systems, Web Engineering, Semantic Web and Software Reuse. He has led and participated in over 50 research and innovation projects. He was Vice Chancellor for Innovation at the University of Salamanca between March 2007 and December 2009. He has published more than 300 articles in international journals and conferences. He has been guest editor of several special issues of international journals (Online Information Review, Computers in Human Behaviour, Interactive Learning Environments...). He is also a member of the program committee of several international conferences and reviewer for several international journals. Now, he is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Information Technology Research and the Education in the Knowledge Society Journal. Besides he is the coordinator of the multidisciplinary PhD Programme on Education in the Knowledge Society.

Co-authors (561)

Editorships

Journal of Information Technology Research

Editor-in-Chief

2015 - Present

Education in the Knowledge Society

Editor-in-Chief

2015 - Present

Publications (5)

  • Exploring the computational thinking effects in pre-university education

    • García-Peñalvo F
    • Mendes A
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  • APFT: Active peer-based Flip Teaching

    • Fidalgo-Blanco A
    • Sein-Echaluce M
    • García-Peñalvo F
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  • Enabling adaptability in web forms based on user characteristics detection through A/B testing and machine learning

    • Cruz-Benito J
    • Vazquez-Ingelmo A
    • Sanchez-Prieto J
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  • Improving computational thinking using follow and give instructions

    • Figueiredo J
    • García-Peñalvo F
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  • Virtual simulation for scoliosis surgery

    • Izard S
    • Mendez J
    • Ma Gonçalvez Estella J
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Professional experience

Professor

University of Salamanca

October 1998 - Present