We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Christine Redecker contributes to research and policy support in the field of "ICT for Learning and Skills". Her current work focuses on developing a European Framework for the Digital Competence of Educators (DigCompEdu). She joined the Human Capital and Employment Unit of the JRC in February 2008. Her previous research at the JRC include a study on Learning 2.0, a Foresight study on the Future of Learning, and research on the Use of ICT for the Assessment of Key Competences.
Christine holds a teaching degree and a PhD in philosophy. Before joining the JRC she worked several years in education, as school teacher in Germany and Denmark, as teacher trainer and as university lecturer.