I am a Learning Technologist at the University of Liverpool and I’m based in the Centre for Lifelong Learning.
My key responsibilities include:
Providing pedagogic advice to academic staff on the use of institutionally supported technologies such as Blackboard (VITAL), ePortfolio (Pebblepad). Turnitin, , Campus Pack and much more. I also provide training and support on the different uses of social media in Higher Education and I am keen to develop staff awareness of Open Educational practices such as using Creative Commons and Social Media.
Development of CPD sessions responsive to the needs of staff and students.
Development of support resources and case studies for all institutionally supported TEL tools.
Evaluation and research on the implementation and use of new educational technologies and educational methods.
Dissemination of research through regional, national and international conferences and networks
I also set up and co-convene the ALT North West England special interest group alongside Professor Chris Jones. #ALTNWESIG I am an active member in the Media Enhanced Learning Special Interest Group (MELSIG) led by Andrew Middleton (Sheffield Hallam University)