Dr. Thomas Bartoschek
Thomas is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Münster and Co-Founder and CEO of the edtech Start-up re:edu since 2018 and of the non-profit openSenseLab since 2021.
Thomas holds a PhD in Geoinformatics he received from ifgi in 2017. His research interests are in geotechnologies for spatial learning, human computer interaction, citizen science, digital education and data literacy.
During his career he investigated and developed various technologies for citizen science and digital learning with senseBox and openSenseMap being the most prominent. He has experience in leading various research projects on a national level and received several awards for his work, most relevant the ACM Eugene Lawler Award for Humanitarian Contributions within Computer Science and Informatics in 2013. Personal Website