Professor of Learner Centred Design at UCL Knowledge Lab and Director of EDUCATE, UK
Rosemary (Rose) Luckin is Professor of Learner Centred Design at UCL Knowledge Lab.
Rose’s research involves the design and evaluation of educational technology using theories from the learning sciences and techniques from artificial intelligence(AI). She has a particular interest in how AI techniques can be used to enable more effective, continuous, formative assessment processes and tools.
Her 2018 book: Machine Learning and Human Intelligence: The Future of Education for the 21st Century, describes how we can best benefit from using AI to support teaching and learning, and how the prevalence of AI in our future means that we need to revise what and how we teach and learn now. She has also published numerous academic articles, authored two monographs and edited two paper collections.
Rose is also Director of EDUCATE Ventures Research Ltd, a London hub for educational technology start-ups, researchers and educators to work together on the development of evidence-informed educational technology; president of the International Society for AI in Education; co-founder of the Institute for Ethical AI in Education; a member of the UK Office for Students Horizon Scanning panel;adviser to the AI and Robotics panel of the Topol review into the future of the NHS workforce; and a member of the European AI Alliance. Rose held an International Franqui Chair at KU Leuven in 2019 and was named as one of the 20 most influential people in Education on the Seldon List 2017.