In which areas are you knowledgeable? OER

AJ Cann

AJ Cann

Lots more info: http://bit.ly/AJCann ¶ http://www.linkedin.com/in/ajcann
Professional role Ordinary
Location: Leicester, UK


Adam Read

Adam Read

Since graduating in 2007 with a first class in Information Technology with Education Studies I have worked at the University College Plymouth St Mark & St John (UCP Marjon) in the area of e-Learning. ...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Plymouth, England, UK


Alannah Fitzgerald

Alannah Fitzgerald

Currently a PhD student in Educational Technology at Concordia University, Montreal in Canada. Formerly a research fellow at the English Language Centre, Durham University and a teaching fellow with t...
Professional role Teacher, Trainer, Researcher, OER developer
Location: London, UK


Alastair Clark

Alastair Clark

My career in Youth and Community work started in Birmingham and then moved to Suffolk and Hertfordshire. After that, I worked as a Community Education manager in Derbyshire for 13 years. This involved...
Professional role E Learning in Adult Ed organisation
Location: Wirksworth Derbyshire Dales


Alex Bols

Alex Bols

Alex Bols is Assistant Director (Research) and Head of Higher Education at the National Union of Students. Alex is currently a member of the UK team of Bologna Experts and sits on: HEFCE’s Teaching Fu...
Location: London


Alex Fenlon

Alex Fenlon

I am the Programme manager for UKOER at the Higher Education Academy. Interested in the sharing of educational content with the masses. Also interested in MOOCs and all forms of e-learning.
Professional role Programme Manager
Location: Rugby, UK


Averil Robertson

Averil Robertson

Professional role Librarian, Academic Services Manager
Location: Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge


Barry Phillips

Barry Phillips

Started out on this education and technology journey at the DfES in the late 1990s. Initially with responsibilities for the National Learning Network and then moved to the e-Learning Strategy Unit con...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Consultant Researcher
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Becky Strachan

Becky Strachan

I am an active researcher in pedagogy and ICT and am keen to explore how technology can be used to create a rich, engaging, active and vibrant learning and teaching experience. My role also includes l...
Professional role Associate Dean - Learning and Teaching
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne


Carol Elston

Carol Elston

I work at Skills@Library, University of Leeds as an e-learning adviser. I have a special interest in student transition and induction.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role E-learning adviser
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Chris Follows

Chris Follows

Chris Follows joined the University of the Arts London UAL in 2003 and since 2007 has been researching and developing open educational practice and OER content communities. Chris is the DIAL project m...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Project Manager
Location: London


Chris Pegler

Chris Pegler

Work in the Institute of Educational Technology at the OU (my dream job in my favourite organisation). I've been OU student (several times) and OU tutor and also have managed new media production at t...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Christine Whitehouse

Christine Whitehouse

I am an independent consultant interested in the areas of Strategy & Change Management, associated with Learning Technology. Until recently was eLearning Applications Manager at the University of Manc...
Professional role Independent Consultant
Location: Stafford, UK


Claire Donlan

Claire Donlan

Vice Chair of ALT. Student Information Point Manager at Edinburgh University setting up and managing Student information Points at physical locations across the University and online. Interested in en...
Professional role Student Information Points Manager
Location: Edinburgh


Colin Loughlin

Colin Loughlin

I am an academic e-deveoper based at Kingston University.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: KINGSTON UPON THAMES, United Kingdom


David Barber

David Barber

I am head of e-learning at Bishop Grosseteste University College and a reletively new member of the ALT community. I have research interests in the role of social web tools and new media in education ...
Professional role Head of e-Learning
Location: Lincoln


David Kernohan

David Kernohan

JISC Programme Manager, eLearning Innovation Team. OER programme manager. Personal blogging at http://followersoftheapocalyp.se
Professional role UKOER Programme Manager
Location: Bristol


Dawn Wood

Dawn Wood

My first degree and my PhD are in computer science. I have worked on a number of JISC projects over the last 5 years. Currently I am a part-time lecture waiting for the next interesting project to com...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Coaching Consultant and Learning Technology Developer
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Gabriel Reedy

Gabriel Reedy

My broad research interests focus on issues of teaching, learning, and knowing in various contexts. In particular, I'm very interested in how we teach and learn using various new technologies, and how...
Professional role Lecturer
Location: London UK


Haydn Blackey

Haydn Blackey

Looking forward to ALT-C 2012 - As chair of ALT's Membership Services Committee I hope to support existing members and look at new ways of engaging with our membership. Plus I hope to see what I can l...
Professional role Head of Learning and Teaching
Location: Cardiff, UK


Ian Fairweather

Ian Fairweather

I have worked for 11 years as a lecturer in social anthropology at Manchester, where I also studied for my PhD. Before that I was a maths teacher! I am also interested in pedagogy and educational deve...
Professional role Lecturer in Social Anthropology
Location: Manchester


Iryna Kuchma

Iryna Kuchma

I am the EIFL Open Access programme manager. My responsibilities include advocacy of open access to research results and support in developing open access policies, training and support in setting up ...
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine


Janet Dyson

Janet Dyson

Working at the Open University
Professional role Project Assistant
Location: Milton Keynes


Jeff Borden

Jeff Borden

Dr. Jeff Borden is considered by some to be a lifelong learning expert. Jeff has been a student, instructor, and administrator in higher education for the past two decades. This passion for education ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Chief Academic Officer, Enriched Lecturer
Location: Denver, CO


Jill Fresen

Jill Fresen

I have been involved in e-learning or technology enhanced teaching and learning, at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and now in the VLE team at Oxford University, UK. My particular areas of i...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Oxford, England, United Kingdom


Jo Axe

Jo Axe

Conference role Editor of the ALT Journal
Professional role Associate Dean
Location: Victoria, BC, Canada


Joanna Wild

Joanna Wild

Reseacher in the Learning Technoologies Group at the University of Oxford
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: UK


José Janssen

José Janssen

Technology enhanced learning researcher at CELSTEC: Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands. Key interest: informal learning, learning path descriptions...
Professional role researcher
Location: Heerlen, Netherlands


Julie Voce

Julie Voce

I'm the E-learning Services Manager working in the ICT department at Imperial College London. I am responsible for managing and supporting Imperial's central e-learning services, such as the VLE, Turn...
Professional role E-learning Services Manager
Location: London, UK


Kirstie Coolin

Kirstie Coolin

I head up the CIePD (Centre for International ePortfolio Development) at the University of Nottingham. I write, manage and deliver externally funded projects focussing on joining process and practice ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Nottingham UK


Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

I am the Learning & Teaching Co-ordinator at Mimas, with over 12 years’ experience developing and managing e-learning related projects and services. At present this includes Hairdressing Training, Jor...
Location: Manchester


Marion Hall

Marion Hall

I have worked for the Open University for over 25 years, initially in the Biological Sciences Department of the Science Faculty (my academic background is in animal behaviour and evolution) and then f...
Professional role Lecturer in Health and Social Care
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Marion Kelt

Marion Kelt

I am interested in information literacy, OERs and am updating SMILE and PILOT info lit training packages. I have just uploaded SMILE onto JORUM if you'd like a copy!
Professional role Senior Librarian: Digital Development and Information literacy
Location: Glasgow


Mark van Harmelen

Mark van Harmelen

Founder of Hedtek Ltd a software house that builds products and performs custom development and extension work for clients. I am the lead designer of the Gradient Assessment System, the Hedtek PLE and...
Professional role Director
Location: Manchester


Martin Hawksey

Martin Hawksey

I'm an e-Learning Advisor at JISC CETIS mainly supporting the JISC/HEA Open Educational Resources Programme (UKOER). As an innovation centre the work of JISC CETIS is at the cutting edge of educationa...
Professional role Learning Technology Advisor
Location: Edinburgh


Maureen Readle

Maureen Readle

I am a Technology Enhanced Learning Adviser at the University of Bradford. Although I spent a lot of time supporting and promoting Blackboard, I also promote other software to enhance learning through...
Location: University of Bradford


Ming Nie

Ming Nie

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom


Nick Jeans

Nick Jeans

I worked for over 20 years in Further Education, teaching English at all pre-degree levels and Skills for Life. Having been seconded to Becta as an e-learning mentor, I left FE to manage a Content Dev...
Location: Sheffield


Nigel Ecclesfield

Nigel Ecclesfield

I currently work for JISC Advance as the Programme manager for the FE and Skills Development and Resources Programme. Before JISC Advance I worked for LSIS and Becta in research and project management...
Professional role Project Manager
Location: Cullompton, Devon


Paul Bacsich

Paul Bacsich

Interested in virtual schools and colleges (VISCED), OER including policy aspects (POERUP) and learner aspects (LUOERL), and alternative provider models for formal education. Looking at ALT-C 2012 for...
Professional role Consultant and Visiting Professor/Fellow in e-Learning
Location: Sheffield


Peter Chatterton

Peter Chatterton

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Independent consultant
Location: London


Peter Reed

Peter Reed

Peter Reed Lecturer & eLearning Coordinator, Manchester Metropolitan University. Lifelong Evertonian!
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Lecturer, elearning support
Location: Manchester


Rafael Morales

Rafael Morales

I work as a researcher at the Institute for Management of Knowledge and Learning in Virtual Environments of the Virtual University System of the University of Guadalajara, where I also coordinate the ...
Professional role Researcher
Location: Guadalajara, Jalisco, México


Rich Goodman

Rich Goodman

I'm the E-Learning Systems Team Manager in IT Services at Loughborough University. Our team is responsible for running and hosting many of the E-Learning (and related) systems at the University, inclu...
Professional role E-Learning Systems Team Manager
Location: Loughborough


Roger Emery

Roger Emery

Learning Technologies Development Manager; Associate Professor; Moodle Maniac; Mahara Droid; Turnitin Twiddler;
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologies Development Manager & Associate Professor
Location: Southampton, UK


Royce mckie

Royce mckie

Location: Scotland


Sabine Moebs

Sabine Moebs

I have been involved in (e)learning research and practice since roughly 2000. Before moving to Ireland in 2006 I have been working as a researcher in software engineering, and in various roles in diff...
Professional role Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Location: Dublin, Ireland


Seb Schmoller

Seb Schmoller

I stood down from my half-time job with ALT in May 2012, but doing a bit of work to support ALT in this year's use of CrowdVine. I am carrying on with the parallel role I always had as an independent ...
Professional role Independent consultant
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK


Simon Cotterill

Simon Cotterill

I'm a Learning Technologist based at Newcastle University. I'm involved in current JISC projects related to OERs and Dynamic Learning Maps + our institutional ePortfolio service. Interested in all asp...
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne


Simon Horrocks

Simon Horrocks

I joined the Open University in May this year. Based at the Cardiff office, I have responsibility for student services in Wales and a range of learning and teaching matters. These include working with...
Professional role Assistant Director (Development, Learning and Teaching)
Location: Cardiff


Simon Kear

Simon Kear

I work at the Beyond Distance Research Alliance at the University of Leicester.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Leicester


Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke

I have been working in eLearning in some form for over 25 years. I have worked in secondary education, in universities and now I work for Blackboard.
Professional role Educational Consultant
Location: Leamington Spa, United Kingdom


Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez

I've just become (as of 3 Sept 2012) the Academic Lead for Online Learning with the Higher Education Academy. In previous roles as a frontline lecturer and then heading up work based learning, I have ...
Professional role Academic Lead for Online Learning
Location: Plymouth


Stephen Wheeler

Stephen Wheeler

Ten years experience as an eLearning professional in higher education, adult education and social learning.
Professional role eLearning Support Officer
Location: Manchester


Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler is Associate Professor of Learning Technologies at Plymouth University, in South West England. Originally trained as a psychologist, he has spent his entire career working in media, tech...
Professional role Associate Professor of Learning Technology
Location: Plymouth, UK


Steven Verjans

Steven Verjans

Lecturer and Learning Technology researcher at Open Universiteit (NL). Originally a language and literature graduate at K.U.Leuven, I have worked as researcher in a number of technology related domain...
Professional role Lecturer in e-learning and learning technologies
Location: Heerlen, The Netherlands


Suzanne Hardy

Suzanne Hardy

Professional role Senior Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


Terry McAndrew

Terry McAndrew

I am an advisor for JISC Techdis working with projects on Inclusion, Assessment, Assistive Technologies and Open Educational Resources. If your project interacts with students with disabilities then I...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Advisor
Location: York (Techdis) and Leeds (Bioscience)


Tim Seal

Tim Seal

Recently finished working for the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education. Currently Senior Manager, Virtual Environment for the Research School at the Open University, looking at the developme...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Manager virtual environment, learning technology, OER
Location: Milton Keynes


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

e-Learning consultant, researcher and project manager.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role e-Learning Consultant
Location: Swansea


Tracey Madden

Tracey Madden

Educational Technologist for the Faculty of Engineering and Design at the University of Bath. I support three Masters level programmes for online learners in the UK and around the world. My background...
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: University of Bath, UK


Trevor Welsh

Trevor Welsh

I have ten years' work experience in the education sector, supporting and teaching staff in the use of technologies for learning, teaching, and student management. During this time I have worked in a ...
Location: Nottingham


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

Professional role Information architect
Location: Cambridge


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

I'm an educational technologist with an interest in search and search technologies - how educators find (or don't find!) the things they need to teach well.
Professional role Information Architect
Location: Cambridge, UK


amber thomas

amber thomas

Programme Manager at JISC with a focus on sharing learning materials, repositories, open educational resources, open licensing, IPR and openness generally.
Location: UK-wide role but live in warwick


oliver furlong

oliver furlong

My title is: Video Learning Content Manager at London College of Fashion. I work for the Learning Technology Support department. I' involved with bringing all our technical services through online tec...
Location: London