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Nguyen Andy

Andy Nguyen

PhD Researcher

Name:Andy Nguyen
Date of birth:September 19th
Address:Auckland, New Zealand
Phone:+64220244910
Email:a.nguyen@auckland.ac.nz

With Andy Nguyen’s strong academic research and technical experience, he is seeking opportunities in academics or analytics industry. He emphasizes in-depth research knowledge obtained throughout his PhD in Information Systems at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. His research has been published in ABDC A-ranked journal and ERA A*/A ranked conferences.

Publication

Journal Papers

  • Nguyen, A., Gardner, L. A., & Sheridan, D. (2018). A framework for applying learning analytics in serious games for people with intellectual disabilities. British Journal of Educational Technology49(4), 673-689. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjet.12625
  • Nguyen, A., Gardner, L. A., & Sheridan, D. (In Revision). A Systematic Review of Data Analytics in Higher Education: An Integrated and Holistic View. Journal of Information Systems Education.

Conference Full Papers

  • Nguyen, A.Gardner, L., & Sheridan, D. (2017). A multi‐layered taxonomy of learning analytics applications. In Pacific Asia conference on information systems (PACIS). Retrieved from http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2017
  • Nguyen, A.Gardner, L., & Sheridan, D. (2018). Building an ontology of learning analytics. In Pacific Asia conference on information systems (PACIS). Retrieved from http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2018
  • Nguyen, A.Gardner, L., & Sheridan, D. (2019). Towards Ontology-based Design Science Research for knowledge accumulation and evolution. In Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS).
  • Nguyen, A.Gardner, L., & Sheridan, D. (2018). Learning Analytics in Higher Education – Improving Teaching and Learning by Data Analytics. Presented at New Zealand Information Systems Doctoral Consortium (NZISDC) 2018. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Nguyen, A. N., & Sheridan, D. S. (2016). Curriculum mapping: An automated solution. In Proceedings of EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2016, 319-324. Vancouver, Canada. Retrieved from https://www.learntechlib.org/p/172970/
  • Gardner, L. G., Nguyen, A. N., & Sheridan, D. S. (2016). Curriculum mapping: An automated solution. In Proceedings of EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2016, 319-324. Vancouver, Canada. Retrieved from https://www.learntechlib.org/p/172970/

Other Conference Presentation

  • Nguyen, A.Gardner, L., & Sheridan, D.(2016). A Conceptual Model of Intelligent Learning System Towards the Future of Educational Ecosystems. Presented at Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS) 2016, Dublin, Ireland.

Education

03.2016 - present

PhD Researcher – The University of Auckland

Department of Information Systems & Operations Management
  • Achieved Doctoral Scholarship offered by the University of Auckland.
  • Research topic: Learning Analytics in Higher Education – Improving Teaching and Learning by Data Analytics
  • Research interests:
    • Design science research
    • Learning Analytics
    • Data analytics
    • Higher education
    • Taxonomy
    • Ontology
  • Research has been published in A-ranked journals and conferences
02.2015 - 02.2016

BCom(Hons) – The University of Auckland

Bachelor of Commerce with First Class Honours
  • Specialised in Information System
  • First Class Honour with 8.0/9.0 Grade Point Average (GPA)
  • Research area: Eye-tracking technology
  • Dissertation title: Eye-tracking: A Cost-Effective Workstation for Usability Studies
  • Research presented at an academic conference
02.2011 - 11.2013

BBIM – The University of Auckland

Bachelor of Business and Information Management (BBIM)
  • Specialised in Information Management and Accounting.
  • Achieved Honour Rolls (digital certificates are available) for:
    • Data Mining and Decision Support,
    • Database Applications
    • Introduction to Web Development
06.2009 - 11.2010

ACG Parnell College

Cambridge Assessment International Education
  • A-level: Maths (A) Physics (A) Chemistry (B)
  • GCSEs: Maths (A) Physics (A) Chemistry (A)

Academic Experience

02.2017 - present

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)

The University of Auckland - Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
  • Tutoring and marking for:
    • INFOMGMT392: Data Visualisation
    • INFOSYS321: Enterprise Systems
  • Preparing lab materials and facilitate lab sessions for Data Visualisation course (INFOMGMT392).
11.2015 - 11.2016

Research Assistant

The University of Auckland - Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
03.2014 - 07.2014

Teaching Assistant

The University of Auckland - Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
  • Online tutoring for INFOMGT392 Semester 1 2014; Responsible for teaching e-CV.
  • Applied new technologies such as text-to-speech.
  • Good feedbacks from students.

Industry Experience

03.2016 - present

Freelance Consultant

Auckland, New Zealand
  • Development Projects for:
    • Salesforce system
    • Business data analytics
11.2013 - 02.2015

Business Analyst – 3i Innovation

Auckland, New Zealand
  • Analysed current business processes.
  • Developed CRM system on Salesforce Platform.
  • Developed applicable websites with CMS.

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