Research interests

  • Bioinformatics (Computational Biology)
  • Computer Science Education

Personal webpage

http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/stern

Biography

Dr Linda Stern is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at The University of Melbourne.

Recent publications

  1. Galligan, L.; Addie, R.; Stern, L.; Axelsen, T. Face-to-face and virtual mathematics enrichment for rural schools: Intersection of teachers, students, technology and pedagogy. ASCILITE 2017 - Conference Proceedings - 34th International Conference of Innovation, Practice and Research in the Use of Educational Technologies in Tertiary Education. 2019, pp. 83-88.
  2. Goudey, B.; Abraham, G.; Kikianty, E.; Wang, Q.; Rawlinson, D.; Shi, F.; Haviv, I.; Stern, L.; Kowalczyk, A.; Inouye, M. Interactions within the MHC contribute to the genetic architecture of celiac disease. PLOS ONE. PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE. 2017, Vol. 12, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172826
  3. Stern, L.; Burvill, C.; Weir, J.; Field, B. Metrics to Facilitate Automated Categorization of Student Learning Patterns while using Educational Engineering Software. International Journal of Engineering Education. TEMPUS PUBLICATIONS. 2016, Vol. 32, Issue 5, pp. 1888-1902.
  4. Ioannou, I.; Kazmierczak, E.; Stern, L. Comparison of oral surgery task performance in a virtual reality surgical simulator and an animal model using objective measures. 2015 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). IEEE. 2015, Vol. 2015, pp. 5114-5117. DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2015.7319542
  5. Goudey, B.; Rawlinson, D.; Wang, Q.; Shi, F.; Ferra, H.; Campbell, RM.; Stern, L.; Inouye, MT.; Ong, CS.; Kowalczyk, A. GWIS - model-free, fast and exhaustive search for epistatic interactions in case-control GWAS. BMC Genomics. BMC. 2013, Vol. 14, Issue Suppl 3. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-14-S3-S10
  6. Federici, S.; Stern, L. A Constructionist Approach to Computer Science Education. Proceedings of Global Learn Asia Pacific 2011: Global Conference on Learning and Technology. AACE International. 2011, pp. 1352-1361.
  7. Stern, L. Discovering how tertiary students use educational technology. Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference (e-Learning 2011). IADIS Press. 2011, Vol. 2, pp. 319-322.
  8. Meikle, PJ.; Wong, G.; Tsorotes, D.; Barlow, CK.; Weir, JM.; Christopher, MJ.; Macintosh, GL.; Goudey, B.; Stern, L.; Kowalczyk, A.; Haviv, I.; White, AJ.; Dart, AM.; Duffy, SJ.; Jennings, GL.; Kingwell, BA. Plasma Lipidomic Analysis of Stable and Unstable Coronary Artery Disease. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS. 2011, Vol. 31, Issue 11, pp. 2723-U926. DOI: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.111.234096
  9. Goudey, B.; Wang, Q.; Rawlinson, D.; Zarnegar, A.; Kikianty, E.; Markham, J.; Macintyre, G.; Abraham, G.; Stern, L.; Inouye, M.; Haviv, I.; Kowalczyk, A. Replication of epistatic DNA loci in two case-control GWAS studies using OPE algorithm. BMC BIOINFORMATICS. BIOMED CENTRAL LTD. 2011, Vol. 12, Issue S11. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2105-12-S11-A5
  10. Mendoza, A.; Stern, L.; Carroll, J. "Learnability" as a Positive Influence on Technology Use. The 4th International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics - Proceedings. INT INST INFORMATICS & SYSTEMICS. 2010, Vol. 1, pp. 280-284.
  11. Meikle, PJ.; Tsorotes, D.; Barlow, CK.; Weir, J.; Macintosh, GL.; Barber, M.; Goudey, B.; Bedo, J.; Stern, L.; Kowolczyk, A.; Haviv, I.; White, AJ.; Dart, AM.; Duffy, SJ.; Kingwell, BA. Plasma Lipidomic Analysis for Prediction of Unstable Coronary Artery Disease. CIRCULATION. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS. 2010, Vol. 122, Issue 21.
  12. Meikle, P.; Tsorotes, D.; Barlow, C.; Weir, J.; Macintosh, G.; Barber, M.; Goudey, B.; Bedo, J.; Stern, L.; Kowalczyk, A.; Haviv, I.; White, A.; Dart, A.; Duffy, S.; Kingwell, B. PLASMA LIPIDOMIC ANALYSIS OF STABLE AND UNSTABLE CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE. Atherosclerosis Supplements. ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD. 2010, Vol. 11, Issue 2, pp. 24-24. DOI: 10.1016/S1567-5688(10)70103-3
  13. Mendoza, A.; Carroll, J.; Stern, L. Software appropriation over time: From adoption to stabilization and beyond. Australasian Journal of Information Systems. 2010, Vol. 16, Issue 2, pp. 5-23.
  14. Mendoza, A.; Stern, L.; Carroll, J. Support mechanisms for early, medium and longer-term use of technologies. Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Conference on Information Systems. AISel. 2010.
  15. Ioannou, I.; Kazmierczak, E.; Stern, L.; Smith, AC.; Wise, LZ.; Field, B. Towards Defining Dental Drilling Competence, Part 1: A Study of Bone Drilling Technique. Journal of Dental Education. AMER DENTAL EDUCATION ASSOC-ADEA. 2010, Vol. 74, Issue 9, pp. 931-940.
  16. Ioannou, I.; Kazmierczak, E.; Stern, L.; Smith, AC.; Wise, LZ. Towards Defining Dental Drilling Competence, Part 2: A Study of Bone Drilling Technique. Journal of Dental Education. 2010, Vol. 74, Issue 9, pp. 941-950.
  17. Ioannou, I.; Stern, L.; Kazmierczak, E.; Smith, AC.; Wise, LZ. Towards Defining Dental Drilling Competence, Part 2: A Study of Cues and Factors in Bone Drilling. Journal of Dental Education. AMER DENTAL EDUCATION ASSOC. 2010, Vol. 74, Issue 9, pp. 941-950.
  18. Chang, RL.; Stern, L.; Sondergaard, H.; Hadgraft, R. Places for learning engineering: A preliminary report on informal learning spaces. Proceedings of the Research in Engineering Education Symposium 2009. REES 2009. 2009, pp. 1-6.
  19. Mendoza, A.; Carroll, J.; Stern, L. Influences on continued use of an information system: A longitudinal study. Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Information Systems. National University of Ireland. 2008, pp. 1-12.
  20. Hussain, ZZ.; Stern, L. The Effect of Goals on Use of Educational Software. Proceedings of the World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications. Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education. 2008, pp. 5640-5645.

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