In May-June 2020, some of the talents selected for the LEaDing Fellows programme have been interviewed for the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus magazine. Learn more about them and their projects in the following interviews.
Interview with Dr. Matthew Dennis: Well-being in a Digital World
Dr Matthew Dennis is part of the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus affiliated Leading Fellows Postdoc programme. He is hosted by TU Delft’s Department of Values, Technology and Innovation, which is part of the Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM). He researches how self-care app technology can improve digital well-being.
Recently he is also part of the Working group on the ethical issues of the COVID-19 crisis. You can read the whole article here: https://www.leiden-delft-erasmus.nl/en/news/well-being-in-a-digital-world
Interview with Dr. Adva Eichengreen: Fostering an Inclusive Learning Environment
Dr. Adva Eichengreen is hosted by the lab as part of the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus affiliated Leading Fellows Postdoc programme. She works alongside prof. Carolien Rieffe at the department of developmental psychology at Leiden University.
Building on personal experiences as a member of the deaf and hard-of-hearing community, dr. Eichengreen is involved in the academic community of Disability Studies, a field which researches disability from social and cultural perspectives. At Leiden University, she studies inclusive school environments. Her research focuses on the social inclusion of deaf and hard-of-hearing children in school environments.
‘I think that the corona crisis has significantly changed our social norms, at least temporarily. All the new limitations require flexibility in our way of thinking’.
You can read the whole article here: https://www.leiden-delft-erasmus.nl/nl/nieuws/fostering-an-inclusive-learning-environment.