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Robin Sharma

Games For Learning, Mathematics Education, Curriculum Design, Educational Research

 

Education

 

SEP 2020 - PRESENT

Ph.D. Learning Sciences

McGill University | Montreal, Canada

2015 - 2017

M.Sc. Mathematics Education

University of Delhi and Jamia Millia Islamia | New Delhi, India

2012 – 2015

B.Sc. (Honours) Mathematics

University of Delhi | New Delhi, India

 

Professional Engagements

 

JAN 2021 - PRESENT

Product Specialist

Ubisoft | Montreal, Canada

SEP 2017 - AUG 2020 | 3 years

Gaming Curriculum Developer

UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) | New Delhi, India

JUN 2017 – SEP 2017 | 4 months

Curriculum Developer cum Mathematics Teacher

Apeejay School, Sheikh Sarai | New Delhi, India

JUN 2016 – SEP 2016 | 3 months

Research Intern, Human Resource Development

National Institutions for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog, Government of India | New Delhi, India

SEP 2015 – AUG 2017 | 2 years

Volunteer Teacher & Centre Coordinator

Bhumi (NGO) | New Delhi, India

APR 2012 – MAR 2016 | 4 years

Mathematics Teacher

Clearpath Network Infotech | New Delhi, India

 

Awards and Recognitions

 

The Stansfield Award for School Based Research

2021

Faculty of Education, McGill University

Social Innovation Fund Award

2020

McGill Faculty of Education | Sharma, R. & Xu, C.

Nominated for Vanier SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship

2020

Department of Education and Counselling Psychology, McGill University

Nominated for Tomlinson Doctoral Fellowship

2020

Department of Education and Counselling Psychology, McGill University

Graduate Excellence Fellowship

2020

Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology, McGill University

Junior Research Fellowship (Education)

2019

University Grants Commission of India

University Gold Medal

2018

University of Delhi

Bhumi Earth Award

2018

Bhumi (NGO)

Best Outgoing Student Award

2012

Batch of 2012 | Ramjas School Pusa Road

Regularity in Attendance Award

2005 - 2011

Ramjas School Pusa Road

 

Certifications and Test Scores

 

Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans

2021

Panel on Research Ethics, Government of Canada

Understanding Open Educational Resources

2020

Commonwealth of Learning

Test of English as a Foreign Language, internet Based Test, 112

2019

Educational Testing Service

Graduate Record Examination General Test, 319, 4.5

2019

Educational Testing Service

Training on Ethics

2017

UNESCO

Introduction to R

2017

Datacamp

Diploma in Educational Psychology

2017

alison.com

National Eligibility Test Qualified (Education)

2017

University Grants Commission of India

Introduction to MATLAB

2016

University of Delhi Computer Centre

Statistical Package for Social Sciences

2016

University of Delhi Computer Centre

 

Workshops

 

An Overview of Geogebra

SEP 2020

Facilitated an online GeoGebra workshop for school teachers and educators. Attended by 100 teachers via Zoom and by over 400 teachers through Facebook Live | Directorate of Education, Government of Delhi, New Delhi, India

Introduction to GeoGebra

AUG 2020

Co-facilitated a three-day, online 'training the trainers' workshop for 26, in-service, PGT mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India.

Introduction to GeoGebra

JUL 2020

Co-facilitated a three-day, online 'training the trainers' workshop for 24, in-service, PGT mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India.

Introduction to GeoGebra

SEP 2019

Co-facilitated a one-day training workshop for 20 pre-service mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.

Introduction to GeoGebra

AUG 2019

Co-facilitated a two-day training workshop for 32, in-service, PGT mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India. 

CoDesign Workshop Series

JUN 2019

Co-facilitated 4 ‘digital games-based course design workshops’ for a total of 140 school students | UNESCO MGIEP, New Delhi, India.

Cantor's World: Training the Trainers

JUL 2018

Co-facilitated a training workshop for 8 university professors from 6 countries on using Cantor’s World in classrooms | UNESCO MGIEP, New Delhi, India.