I'm a PhD student in Learning Sciences, working with Uri Wilensky. Please see my personal website for more.
- 2011 - Cognitive Sciences University Fellowship
|2009||MSc Educational Studies||Oxford University|
|2008||MSc Video Games Analysis and Design||IT-University of Copenhagen|
|2005||BA Communication and Computer Science||Roskilde University|
Selected PublicationsHjorth, A. & Wilensky, U. (Working Paper/In Press/Under Review). Redesigning your City - A Constructionist Environment for Urban Planning Education. Informatics in Education.
M. Horn, C. Brady, A. Hjorth, A. Wagh & U. Wilensky (2014). Frog pond: a codefirst learning environment on evolution and natural selection. Proceedings of Interaction Design & Children 2014.
Hjorth, A. & Wilensky, U. (2014). Redesigning Chicago. Proceedings to the International Conference of the Learning Sciences.
Hjorth, A & Wilensky, U. (2012). Acting like a Turtle: A NetLogo Kinect Extension. Proceedings for Constructionism 2012.
Kahn K, Noble H, Hjorth A, Sampaio F (2012). Three-minute constructionist Experiences. Proceedings for Constructionism 2012.
Selected PresentationsWeintrop, D., Hjorth, A. (2013). Know your Network. A Constructionist approach to learning Social Networks Analysis by allowing learners to explore their own social networks. . Evanston, IL.
Ken Kahn, Howard Noble, Arthur Hjorth (August, 2010). Modelling4All -- Non-programmers Building Agent-based Models in a Web 2.0 Tool. Poster presented at Constructionism 2010. Paris, France.
Symposia and Workshops
|2013||NetLogo workshop at Science of Team Science 2013. Evanston, IL.|
|2012||NetLogo workshop at NetSci Ed - the education satellite at NetSci 2012. Evanston, IL.|
|2011||"Procedural Representations of Ideologies," Political Ideologies Seminar at Centre for Political Ideologies at Oxford University.
|2011||Agent-Based Modeling in Epidemiology and Evidence Based Health Care (EBHC). A one-week online module for MSc and PhD students on Oxford University's EBHC programme.|
|2011||Co-designed and led "Advanced Agent Based Modeling in Modeling4All," together with Dr. Ken Kahn and Howard Noble. At Oxford University Computing Services.|
|2011||Designed and led 1.5-hour workshop "Introduction to Agent Based Modeling" for third-year zoology students at Oxford University.|
|2010||Agent-Based Modeling and Critical Modeling Literacy in Policy Making. Workshop for MPA students at Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris with Dr. Ken Kahn, October 2010.|
Agent-based modeling (ABM), political thinking, civic education.
Works In Progress
Redesign Your City - A Constructionist Learning Environment on Regional Development
Paper submitted for Constructionism 2014 (in review)
- Member of the steering committee for the international Network to Support Understanding of Health Research.
Last Updated: 2015-07-03 08:29:02