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Piet Kommers

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • Universiteit Twente
  • 17PublicationsNumber of items in Piet's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 4Followers


Pioneer in media education and leader of NATO Advanced Research Workshops on Cognitive Learning Tools. UNESCO professor and scientific leader with extensive experience in educational technology and social media. " .... Media have proved to be instrumental to societal evolution the last few decades: the smart phone, virtual reality, interactive video, hypermedia, expert systems, modelling and simulations." He is Ph.D. holder in Educational- and Media Design, with a Master in Pedagogy and a Bachelor degree in Teacher Education. Received the prestigious academic award for innovative ‘Experimental Design’ and was very early offered a research position in collaborative group problem solving wherein he designed the ‘Concise Urban Planning Task’. Long-term experience at management level coupled with a strategic appreciation and vision. Methodical in evaluation and systematic implementation. A strong work ethic with a high level of personal integrity (leading by example); able to create trust in teams.

Research interests


International Journal of Web-based Communities

Executive Editor of the International Journal of Web-based Communities

2004 - Present

Recent publications

  • The effect of adaptive performance support system on learning achievements of students

    • Kommers P
    • Stoyanov S
    • Mileva N
    • et al.
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  • Web-based youth communities in the light of cyberspace psychology

    • Kovatcheva E
    • Kommers P
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

Universiteit Twente

January 1982 - Present

Followers (4)

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