Dr Duygu Bektik is a Postdoctoral Research Associate for the IET's OpenTEL group. She is responsible for the publicity, dissemination, impact and engagement of the OpenTEL activities as well as supporting the funding bids.
Duygu Bektik is a mixed-methods researcher with an experience of holding one-to-one interviews, focus groups, designing questionnaires, and carrying out statistical analysis including regression and Jaccard. Her research interests currently lie primarily in the fields of learning analytics (particularly writing analytics), data visualisation, and e-assessment.
Duygu holds a Ph.D. in Learning Analytics from The Open University, UK in which she focused on the use of writing analytics, particularly automated analysis of meta-discourse in student writing, to support tutors’ essay assessment practices. Besides her Ph.D., she holds B.A.&M.A. degrees in Computer and Instructional Technologies, and MSc. in Software Engineering. She also holds a teaching certificate to practice teaching ICT in primary and secondary schools, with various experiences both in Turkey and in the UK.