Paula MacDowell

University of Saskatchewan

Paula MacDowell, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Educational Technology and Design and Acting Department Head of Curriculum Studies at the University of Saskatchewan. She is a recognized leader in immersive technologies for learning and works closely with teachers to integrate AR/VR in their classrooms to enhance learner engagement, empowerment, inclusion, and ingenuity. Her research program studies the design of immersive learning experiences for pro-social and environmental change. MacDowell serves as the Practitioner Chair for the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN).