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Felipe Tessarolo

Learning and Teaching Enhancement Manager


Learning and Teaching Enhancement Manager - IET
PhD candidate in Media Studies, MSc, BA.

He joined The Open University in 2021 as a Media Assistant and his previous work is related to the social sciences with an emphasis on social media research, communication, fake news and digital influencers. He has worked for more than 10 years in higher education as a Learning Designer, Coordinator of Research and Innovation Projects, Head of Department and Lecturer.



Rienties, Bart; Domingue, John; Duttaroy, Subroto; Herodotou, Christothea; Tessarolo, Felipe and Whitelock, Denise. (). What distance learning students want from an AI Digital Assistant. Distance Education (In press).


Tessarolo, Felipe; Aristeidou, Maria and Coughlan, Emily. (). From face-to-face environments to distance learning universities: the transition period of first-year students. In: 8th International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd’22), 14-17 Jun 2022, Valencia.
Lister, Kate; Pearson, Victoria; Coughlan, Tim and Tessarolo, Felipe. (). Inclusion in Uncertain Times: Changes in Practices, Perceptions, and Attitudes around Accessibility and Inclusive Practice in Higher Education. Education Sciences.