Oskar Lindwall


Dept. of Applied IT, Division of Learning, Communication &
Visiting address
Forskningsgången 6
41756 Göteborg
Room number
321D (Patricia)
Postal address
41296 Göteborg

About Oskar Lindwall

I am a Professor in Communication at the Department of Applied, at the University of Gothenburg. I am the president of the International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS) and board member of Surgicon.

I have a disciplinary background in cognitive science, communication studies and education. My research focuses on the use of technology in higher education, video research in the learning sciences, ethnomethodology and conversation analysis. I have conducted empirical studies of critique sessions in architecture education, lab work in science education, surgical training, YouTube tutorials, and the teaching and learning of craft.

I am the principal investigator in the following projects:

In this video recorded interview, produced for the master program in communication, I provide a brief outline of my research interests.

My teaching mainly concern learning and IT, social interaction, higher education, and qualitative methods.