Kumiko Aoki

Biography

Kumiko received her Ph.D. in Communication and Information Sciences from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Before joining the National Institute of Multimedia Education in Japan, she was a faculty member at the Department of Information Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology, for 3 years and at the College of Communication, Boston University for 5.5 years. Her research interests include quality assurance and benchmarking of e-learning, the use of ICT for intercultural collaborative learning, learning design, and pedagogy in distance education.