Dr Chen Wenli is an Associate Professor with the Learning Sciences and Technology (LST) Academic Group at the National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Her research interests include computer supported collaborative learning, mobile learning, and ubiquitous learning environment. She is the editor-in-chief for Journal of Computers in Education. She has led a number of national scale research projects and published one book and more than 60 papers on international peer-reviewed journals. She has won more than 10 Best Paper Awards in international conferences.
She was presented the prestigious “Young Researcher Leader Award” by the Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education (APSCE) in Year 2011. She received the “NIE Excellence in Teaching Commendation” in 2015 and won the “Nanyang Education Award” from NTU in 2016. She is the co-Chair for the International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) 2016, the Programme Committee Chair for Global Chinese Conference on Computers in Education 2014, and the Organizing Committee Chair for International Conference on Computers in Education (ICCE) 2012.
Before joining NTU and NIE, she was a journalist with the Xinhua News Agency in China and won several "Best Story" Awards.