Ron Oliver is an Associate
Professor in the School of Communications and Multimedia at Edith Cowan University.
He has been involved in the field of computer education, multimedia and instructional
technologies for more than twenty years. He is an active researcher and developer
of learning technologies. He has broad experience in the design, development and
evaluation of multimedia and computer-based learning materials. Currently he is
Editor of the Australian Journal of Educational technology and Associate Editor
of the Journal of Interactive Learning Research. He has won a number of awards
for his work including the 1997 Australian University Teaching Award for the use
of multimedia in teaching.