Prof. Dr. Dirk Ifenthaler

Prof. Dr. Dirk Ifenthaler

Chair for Economic and Business Education – Learning, Design & Technology
University of Mannheim
Chair for Economic and Business Education – Learning, Design and Technology
L 4, 1 – Room 404
68161 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
Wed 11.00 a.m. (prior registration mandatory)

Short Bio

Dirk Ifenthaler is the 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

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


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