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Maria Jose (Marisé) Galvez Trigo

Research Assistant, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Biography

Marisé is a Computer Engineer specialised in the area of interactive technologies and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI).

After working several years in industry in the area of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), she decided to come to work at the University of Nottingham and pursue a PhD, changing her career path drastically.

Her work now focuses on the use of multi-modal interactive systems and educational robots in the classroom to assist teachers and help children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). She is currently working towards a multidisciplinary PhD in rehabilitation and health care research & human factors at the University of Nottingham, and combines her studies with her responsibilities as Research Assistant, and with teaching and supervision activities.

Teaching Summary

- Demonstrator in the course "Basic Statistics with SPSS (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences)" (MHSBST) in 2017.

- Support tutor in the module "Ergonomics Methods" (MM4ERM) for the course 2016/2017.

Research Summary

Marisé is currently Research Assistant in MaTHiSiS (Managing Affective-learning THrough Intelligent atoms and Smart InteractionS), a project funded by the European Union under the H2020 work… read more

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Current Research

Marisé is currently Research Assistant in MaTHiSiS (Managing Affective-learning THrough Intelligent atoms and Smart InteractionS), a project funded by the European Union under the H2020 work programme that will assist the educational process for learners and their tutors and caregivers by creating a novel and continuously adaptable "robot/machine/computer"-human interaction ecosystem to enhance vocational training, workplace learning and education for individuals with or without Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

She is also working towards a multidisciplinary PhD in rehabilitation and health care research and human factors.

Past Research

Marisé participated as Research Associate in EDUROB (EDUcational ROBotics for people with learning disabilities), a project carried out within the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Commission. This project aimed to explore the use of robotics in education for people with learning disabilities and offered a solution for its integration in the education of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN).

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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