Ph.D. in Computer Sciences

MOTEL (MOdels and Tools for Enhanced Learning) research team

IMT Atlantique – Lab-STICC (UMR CNRS 6285)

Technopôle Brest-Iroise CS 83818,

29238 Brest Cedex 3, France

Short Bio

I obtained my Engineer degree from the University of Science and Technology USTHB (Algiers, Algeria) in 2004, my Magister degree and my PhD from the University Abderrahmane Mira (Bejaia, Algeria) resp. in 2011 and 2019.

Currently, I am a postdoc researcher at IMT Atlantique (France), within the team MOTEL. My work aims at proposing analytics tools to teachers in order to give insights of learners’ digital practice, and to support them in transforming pedagogical practices.

Previously I was a full-time permanent researcher (Maître de Recherche B) at the algerian Research Center on Scientific and Technical Information CERIST.

My research activities are related to structured documents, learning analytics, educational data mining, and Artificial Intelligence application to e-learning.

Among my other activities :

    • Executive membre of the CERIST Digital Library

    • Chair of the CERIST Challenge days

    • Member of the CERINUX, the CERIST association for promoting Open Source

A detailed academic CV can be found HERE. A technological version is available HERE.

Research Interests

  • Human-Computer Interaction

  • Technology-Enhanced Learning,

  • Learning Analytics

  • Knowledge Engineering

  • Document (Re-)Engineering

  • Multimedia/Hypermedia Systems

  • Interactive Video/Hypervideo