With an academic background in Dutch and English philology and specifically in computational linguistics, is Dr. Kamakshi Rajagopal researcher in the field of educational technology. She has designed and implemented solutions (eg learning, software, apps for mobile devices) for various learning needs in professional settings.

She is also a project manager with experience in coordinating European-funded multi-stakeholder projects. Her research interests are (i) to investigate how people use their personal networks to support their continuous professional development and (ii) the use of linguistic tools and methodologies to support learning.

She currently works as an assistant professor at the Welten Institute of the Open Universiteit, where her professional interests include the topics of social media and professional development and intercultural competence development