Hedieh NajafiI am a researcher with Online Learning Strategies Portfolio at U of T I Encore lab at OISE. I study learner motivation and behaviour in MOOCs and design considerations in MOOC development. My current research focuses on learner engagement in MOOC discussion forums, learner motivation and behaviour in self-directed MOOCs.

In my latest project, I am collaborating with Professor Slotta to develop and offer INQ101x, a teacher professional development MOOC.