Professor Patrick Dillon
Emeritus Professor

External responsibilities

External doctoral examining nationally and internationally

Chief External Examiner, BSc (Hons) Business and Technology and BA (Hons) Human and Education Studies, The Nottingham Trent University, 1998-2001.

Examination of PhDs at Universities of Tasmania and Sheffield and Dublin City University

International recognition, such as international research collaborations, visiting research posts in overseas institutions, involvement at senior levels in international research associations, acting as referee for national and international research councils.

Docent and Visiting Professor, Faculty of Education, University of Joensuu, Finland

Scientific Director, Econet Europe (a consortium of educational institutions in Estonia, Italy, Finland, Sweden, and UK working in the fields of cultural, environmental and technological education through European Union projects).

Invited international delegate at Intel Teach to the Future International Curriculum Roundtables, Oregon, USA, 2002 and 2003

Docent in Applied Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland, since 2005.

Member of International Panel, Research Council for Culture and Society, Academy of Finland, 2005.

Journal and book series Editorships and Editorial board membership

Editor, Journal of Information Technology for Teacher Education, 1999-2002.

Editorial Board, Technology, Pedagogy and Education, 2002- ongoing.

Keynote addresses or prestigious public lectures given in international forums

Keynote Speaker: Fourth International Symposium on Teaching and Learning, University of Joensuu, Finland, 2003.

Keynote Speaker: Intel Teach to the Future Conference, University College Cork, Eire, 2002.

Keynote Speaker: Intel Teach to the Future Teacher Training Conference, Oxford 2002.

Keynote Speaker: Third International Symposium on Teaching and Learning, University of Joensuu, Finland, 2001.

Keynote Speaker: Econet Europe Summer Academy, Rantasalmi Institute of Environmental Education, Finland, 2001.

Keynote Speaker: International Workshop on Experience as Growth, Rantasalami Institute of Environmental Education, Finland 2004

Invited lecture at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman, 2005

Major awards, Prizes and Honorary degrees, including election to national and international learned societies

Doctor honoris causa, University of Joensuu, Finland, conferred August 2004.

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