HEDG Membership

HEDG Member Profiles

Abertay University
Dr Julie Blackwell Young, Head of Teaching Quality and Learning Enhancement

Anglia Ruskin University
Dr Alex Moseley, Head of Anglia Learning and Teaching

Arden University
Amrita Narang, Head of Academic Professional Development

University of the Arts London
Michelle Howe, PVC Education and Students

Bangor University
Prof Stephen Doughty, Head of the Centre for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT)

University of Bath
Dr Paul Chin, Head of Learning and Teaching

Bath Spa University
Professor Helen King, Director of Learning Innovation, Development & Skills

Queen’s University Belfast
Dr Claire Dewhirst, Head of Educational and Skills Development

University of Birmingham
Sarah King, Assistant Director, Teaching and Learning Development

Birmingham City University
Rachel Curzon, Head of Digital Academic Practice

Bishop Grosseteste University
Dr Claire Thomson, Head of Centre for Enhancement in Learning and Teaching 

University of Brighton
Juliet Eve, Head of the Learning and Teaching Hub

University of Bristol
Ros O’Leary, Associate Professor in Learning and Teaching

UWE Bristol
Petia Petrova, Associate Director of Academic Practice

Brunel University
Sarah Wolfenden, Senior Lecturer in Academic Professional Development

Buckinghamshire New University
John Knight, Academic Developer

University of Cambridge
Dr Meg Tait, Head of the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning

Canterbury Christ Church University
Alison Eyden, Dean of Learning and Teaching

Cardiff University
Dr Nathan Roberts, Education Fellowships Programmes Manager

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Dr Michael Seery, Head of Digital Learning

University of Central Lancashire
Dawne Gurbutt, Director Centre for Collaborative Learning

University of Chester
Professor Jackie Potter, Dean of Academic Innovation

City, University of London
Professor Pam Parker, Deputy Director

Coventry University
Mr Martin Jenkins, Head of Academic Development

University of Cumbria
Jonathan Eaton, Pro Vice Chancellor (Learning & Teaching)

Technological University Dublin
Dr Jen Harvey, Assistant Head of Academic Affairs: Learning, Teaching and Assessment Lead

Durham University
Professor Simon Rees, Professor in Teaching, Head of Academic Development

University of East London
Richard Harty, Dean of the School of Education and Communities

Edge Hill University
Professor Mark Schofield, Dean of Teaching and Learning Development

University of Edinburgh
Professor Catherine Bovill, Co-Director of the Institute for Academic Development

Edinburgh Napier University
Professor Catriona Cunningham, Head of Department of Learning & Teaching Enhancement

University of Exeter
Kelly-Louise Preece, Head of Academic Development and Skills and Manager: Education Development and Enhancement

University of Glasgow
Dr Janis McIntyre Davidson, Senior Lecturer

Glasgow Caledonian University
Dr Alison Nimmo, Head of Academic Development

Glasgow School of Art
Mark Charters, Head of Learning and Teaching

University of Gloucestershire
Dr Pauline Williams, Director of Academic Quality, Enhancement and Innovation

University of Greenwich
Stuart Sims, Interim Head of Educational Development

Harper Adams University
Professor Lydia Arnold, Associate Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning, Teaching and Digital)

Heriot-Watt University
Professor Martha Caddell, Director of the Learning and Teaching Academy

University of Hertfordshire
Sarah Flynn, Deputy Director of Learning and Teaching Innovation Centre

Iron Mill College
Dr Jo Trelfa, Principal

Keele University
Catherine Chambers, Director

University of Kent
Dr Bill Collier, Director of Education

King’s College London
Dr Rebecca Lindner, Deputy Director

Kingston University
Dr Annie Hughes, Head of Learning and Teaching Enhancement Centre

Lancaster University
Mr Simon Allan, Head of Educational Development

University of Leeds
Dr Jane Dalton, Head of Student Education Development 

Leeds Trinity University
Dr Fiona Shelton, Director of CELT

University of Leicester
Nichola Gretton, Academic Practice Manager

University of Liverpool
Ms Sue Bolt, Head of Academic Development 

Liverpool John Moores University
Dr Philip Carey, Dean, Teaching and Learning Academy

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Isabel Lucas, Head of Learning and Teaching Development

University College London
Karen Barnard, Director, UCL Careers

London School of Economics
Dr Claire Gordon, Head, LSE Teaching and Learning Centre

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Gemma Stansfield, Head of Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching

Loughborough University
Ms Tina Byrom, Head of Enhanced Academic Practice

University of Manchester
Patricia Martin, Teaching and Learning

Manchester Metropolitan University
Orlagh McCabe, Assistant Director of UTA

Middlesex University
Dr Deeba Parmar, Head of Academic Practice Enhancement

Newcastle University
Graeme Redshaw-Boxwell, Head of Education Enhancement

University of Northampton
Dr Erica Morris, Head of Academic Practice (Staff Development)

Northumbria University
Dr Sue Mathieson, Academic Development Officer

Nottingham Trent University
Kerry Gough, Interim Head of Academic Development

University of Oxford
Dr Jane Pritchard, Head of Educational Development

Oxford Brookes University
Dr Jenny Louise Lawrence, Director of the Oxford Centre for Academic Enhancement and Development

Plymouth University
Christie Pritchard, Head of Educational Development

Queen Mary University of London
Prof Janet De Wilde, Director of Queen Mary Academy

University of Reading
Joy Collier, Head of Academic Development

Regent’s University London
Maria Charalambous, Director (People)

Roehampton University
Ms Jo Peat, Head of Academic Practice, Roehampton University

Royal College of Art
Dr Chris Mitchell, Deputy Director of Academic Development

Royal Holloway University of London
Dr Mark Crompton, Educational Development Officer

University of Salford
Prof Jess Power, L&T Network Lead

Scotland’s Rural College
Dr Pauline Hanesworth, Head of  Learning and Teaching

University of Sheffield
Ms Amy Jeffries, Academic Skills Manager

Sheffield Hallam University
Melissa Jacobi, Head of Academic Advising, Student Experience, Teaching & Learning

Solent University
Professor Sabrina Vieth, Professor of Learning and Teaching

University of Southampton
Bobbi Moore, Principal Teaching Fellow (Digital Ed)

University of South Wales
Melanie Smith, Head of Educational Enhancement and Development

Staffordshire University
Dr Jill Hanson, Head Of Academic Projects, Academic Quality and Development

University of St. Andrews
Dr Heather McKiggan-Fee, Educational & Postgraduate Researcher Developer

St George’s University of London
Ms Elizabeth Staddon, Reader in Higher Education Practice and Development

St Mary’s University, Twickenham
Laura Minogue, Interim Head of Academic Professional Development

Swansea University
Mr Simon Gibbon, Head of Swansea Academy of Learning and Teaching

SWM Consulting (Visiting Member)
Sarah Wilson-Medhurst, HE Consultant and Researcher

Teesside University
Dr Nicola Watchman Smith, Acting Director, Student Learning & Academic Registry

Ulster University
Dr Roisín Curran, Senior Lecturer in Higher Education Practice

University of Warwick
Letizia Gramaglia, Head of Academic Development

University of the West of England
Petia Petrova, Associate Director of Academic Practice

University of the West of Scotland
Dr Emily McIntosh, Director of Student Success

University of Westminster
Dr Yaz Osho, Director of Academic Professional Development 

University of Winchester
Dr Jessica Hancock, Head of Learning and Teaching 

Wrexham Glyndŵr University
Simon Stewart, Dean for Faculty

University of York
Duncan Jackson, Head of Academic Practice

York St John University
Dr Ruth Windscheffel, Head of Teaching and Learning Enhancement