Palmyre Pierroux
Associate Professor
University of Oslo, Department of Education
Norway

Palmyre Pierroux is Associate Professor at the Department of Education, University of Oslo, where she leads the InterMedia research group. Pierroux received her PhD in the learning sciences, with a background in art history, design, and architecture. Pierroux’s research focuses on meaning making in museums and other semi-formal learning contexts, and on the role of new media and technologies in different aspects of knowledge production. Pierroux leads the nationally funded CONTACT project (2009-2013), which explores the design and use social media and digital technologies for meaning making in museum settings.