PhD Defence by Geoffrey Tabo

PhD Defence by Geoffrey Tabo

Geoffrey Tabo defends the PhD Thesis: Designing Infrastructures for Learning: Technology and Human Praxis - A Sociotechnical and Sociocultural Perspective to Designing IT Infrastructures in a Resource Constrained Settings.


06.10.2020 kl. 13.00 - 16.00


About the thesis

The study explored alternatives to integrating information and communication technology in higher education within a resource constrained setting in Uganda. Higher education institutions in developing countries are particularly faced with many challenges that can be summarised generally as resource limitation. IT infrastructure for learning is yet another challenge that teachers, students and administrators are faced with in the wake of the need to integrate ICT in higher education.

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PhD supervisors:

Associate Prof. Par-Ola Mikael Zander, Aalborg University
Prof. Lone Dirckinck-Holmfeld, Aalborg University (Assistant PhD supervisor)
Dr. Betty Obura Ogange Maseno University, Kenya (Assistant PhD supervisor)

PhD committee:

Prof. Ann Bygholm (Chairperson), Aalborg University
Associate Prof. Jørgen Lerche Nielsen, Roskilde University
Associate Prof. Ronald Bisaso, Makerere University


The defense is held online via Zoom.

Please note: it is not possible to participate physically!

Registration required by e-mail to Hanne Porsborg Clausen,


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Department of Communication and Psychology



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