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Mikhail Fominykh

Molde University College / Europlan UK ltd

Norway - Trondheim

I am a researcher and enthusiast in the area of technology-enhanced learning, holding a 20% Associate Professor position at Molde University College, Norway. In addition, I work as a project manager at Europlan UK ltd, UK, with whom I recently developed a successful Horizon 2020 proposal (wekit.eu)

Areas of interest

  • Virtual Reality
  • augmented reality
  • experiential learning
  • reflective learning
  • workplace learnng


In 2014, I completed postdoctoral studies at the Program for Learning with ICT at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). From 2007 to 2012, I had been holding a PhD research fellow position at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management, NTNU and studying as a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering, NTNU. I have defended my thesis under the title “Collaborative Work on 3D Educational Content” in 2012. My main competences: - Technology-Enhanced Learning (course design, research and teaching) - 3D Virtual Worlds (environment design and teaching) - Virtual reality (application for training) - EU proposals and projects - International cooperation and academic publishing My other interests include academic writing and publishing, conducting presentations, networking, brainstorming, sports, traveling, and photography. More details at http://mikhailfominykh.com/.