Dr Holly Tootell was awarded her PhD in 2007, based on her research into Location-Based Services and National Security. She received her B Info Tech from the University of Wollongong in 1999. Dr. Tootell worked as an e-commerce consultant with ETC Electronic Trading Concepts after graduating in 1999. She worked on projects with NSW Fire Brigade, Macquarie/Fairfax joint venture, and the Local Government Association. Dr Tootell joined the University of Wollongong as an Associate Lecturer in 2001 and became a Senior Lecturer in 2009.
Field of Study: Early childhood education, technology, smart boards, iPads, early childhood professional development.
Professional Activities and Affiliations:
• IEEE Senior Member
• Program Chair of 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society (ISTAS)
• Co-chaired the RNSA Workshop on the Social Implications of National Security 2006, 2007
• Board Member of the Australian Privacy Foundation