Improving education through research

The faculty Educational Sciences is the research centre for learning, teaching and technology of the Open Universiteit of the Netherlands.

It focuses on improving the quality of education by educational research that is scientifically of excellent quality and at the same time practically oriented.

The faculty aims to

  • help to bridge the gap between theory and practice;
  • become partner for (higher) education;
  • be an (inter)national high quality research centre.

The main research themes are:

Prof. Dr. Rob (R.L.) Martens
Hoogleraar en coördinator onderzoek faculteit onderwijswetenschappen