Staff list

School Management Team

All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Professor Rose Griffiths Head of School 229 7530 hodeducation@le.ac.uk
Dr Wasyl Cajkler Director of Studies 229 3663 wc4@le.ac.uk
Dan Derricott Operations Manager 252 5751 ddd4@le.ac.uk
Dr Phil Wood Director of Enterprise 252 3686 pbw2@le.ac.uk
Dr Joan Woodhouse Director of Research 252 3696 jms32@le.ac.uk

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  • Visiting Academic Staff
  • Professional Services Staff
  • Distance Learning Administration
  • Education CPD+ Staff Contacts
  • Academic Staff

    All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

    NamePositionSubjectTelephoneEmail
    Sarah Adams Lecturer in Education Primary Education 252 3707 sjca1@le.ac.uk
    Professor Janet Ainley Professor of Education Mathematics and Statistics Education, Pedagogic Task Design 252 3690 jma30@le.ac.uk
    Fay Baldry Lecturer in Education Secondary Mathematics 252 3671 fb128@le.ac.uk
    Jenny Bosworth Lecturer in Education Primary Education English 252 3700 jb591@le.ac.uk
    Professor Hilary Burgess Professor of Education Schools as Learning Communities
    Continuing Professional Development and Mentoring
    252 3661 hb144@le.ac.uk
    Dr Wasyl Cajkler Senior Lecturer in Education Modern Languages Education
    Teacher Education
    252 3663 wc4@le.ac.uk
    Sue Davis Senior Lecturer in Education Mathematics Education 252 3743 sd207@le.ac.uk
    Dr Sue Dymoke Reader in Education The Teaching of Poetry in Secondary Schools 252 3683 sd100@le.ac.uk
    Dr Palitha Edirisingha Lecturer in E-Learning Technology Enhanced Learning 252 3753 pe27@le.ac.uk
    Dr Susan Forsythe Lecturer in Education Mathematics Education in Secondary Schools 252 3730 skf6@le.ac.uk
    Alison Godfrey Lecturer in Education Primary Mathematics 252 3745 ag384@le.ac.uk
    Joanne Griffiths Lecturer in Education Secondary Humanities 252 3679 jg310@le.ac.uk
    Professor Rose Griffiths

    Head of School

    Professor of Education

    Education of Children in Public Care
    Childhood Bereavement
    Early Arithmetic
    229 7530 rnag1@le.ac.uk
    Dr Liz Hewitt Lecturer in Education Primary Science Education 252 3655 eh130@le.ac.uk
    Jonathan Heywood Associate Professor of Science Education ICT and Science Education 252 3673 jh407@le.ac.uk
    Dr Jo Anna Reed Johnson Senior Lecturer in Education PGCE secondary teacher development course
    PGCE secondary science
    229 7519 jarj1@le.ac.uk
    Frankie McKeon Lecturer in Education Primary and Secondary Science Education 252 3709 fm10@le.ac.uk
    Karen Morris Lecturer in Education Primary Education 252 3942 kem27@le.ac.uk
    Stephanie Oswald Lecturer in Education Modern Language Education 252 3706 sio1@le.ac.uk
    Lesley Paris Lecturer in Science Education Secondary Science Education 252 3724

    lp245@le.ac.uk

    Professor David Pedder Professor of Education Classroom Teaching and Learning
    Teachers' Professional Learning and Development
    Educational Leadership and School Improvement
    229 7505 dp243@le.ac.uk
    Dr Saeeda Shah Reader in Education Educational Leadership and Management
    Managing Diversity
    229 7522 sjas2@le.ac.uk
    Dr Alison Taysum Lecturer in Education Educational Leadership
    Critical Policy Studies
    229 7523 ast11@le.ac.uk
    Professor Chris Wilkins Professor of Education Citizenship Education
    The Social Context of Schooling
    252 5740 caw11@le.ac.uk
    Dr Phil Wood Senior Lecturer in Education Geography Education
    Technology as an Educational Tool
    252 3686 pbw2@le.ac.uk
    Dr Joan Woodhouse Associate Professor of Education Gender, Leadership and Teachers' careers
    Lives and Careers of Women Teachers and Headteachers
    252 3696 jms32@le.ac.uk
    Dr Wei Zhang Lecturer in Education Educational Leadership and Management 229 7506 wz24@le.ac.uk

    Teaching Fellows and Associate Tutors

    All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

    NamePosition Subject TelephoneEmail
    Dr Chris Comber Associate Tutor Educational Research Methods
    Information and Communications Technology
    cc384@le.ac.uk
    Sheila Dennis Subject Lead for Secondary English Secondary English 252 5746 sd386@le.ac.uk
    Doug Dickinson Associate Tutor Information and Communications Technology Consultant 252 3672 dd8@le.ac.uk
    Dr Nalita James Associate Professor Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    Visiting Academic Staff

    NamePositionEmail
    Dr Hugh Busher Honorary Associate Professor hcb5@le.ac.uk
    Professor Peter Dudley Honorary Visiting Professor of Education pjd26@le.ac.uk
    Professor Tina Jarvis Emeritus Professor jar@le.ac.uk
    Professor Tony Lawson Emeritus Professor txl@le.ac.uk

    Professional Services Staff

    All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

    NamePositionTelephoneEmail
    Leigh Blair Programme Admin Manager 229 7524 lmb13@le.ac.uk
    Denise Burn Programme Administrator Secondary PGCE 252 3676 secondary.pgce@le.ac.uk
    Sarah Burridge Partnerships Administrator 252 3652 pgcepartnership@le.ac.uk
    Karen Conway Science Laboratory Technician 252 3717 kjc8@le.ac.uk
    Rita Denton Programme Administrator Secondary PGCE 252 3689 secondary.pgce@le.ac.uk
    Dan Derricott Operations Manager 252 5751 ddd4@le.ac.uk
    Belinda D'Sa Programme Administrator Primary PGCE 252 3677 primary.pgce@le.ac.uk
    Sue Kelliher Partnerships Manager
    Deputy Operations Manager
    229 7504 stk9@le.ac.uk
    Oli Moore Partnerships Coordinator
    229 7504
    oejm1@le.ac.uk
    Debbie Moss Partnerships Coordinator 252 5736 dlm19@le.ac.uk
    Mita Patel Programme Administrator
    - MA International Education Campus Based
    229 7520 edupgr@le.ac.uk
    Kirn Saini Programme Administrator
    - Doctoral Studies (PhD / EdD)
    - MA in Education: Learning and Teaching
    252 3656 edupgr@le.ac.uk
    Vicki Sanders Finance & Operations Coordinator 252 3710 vs189@le.ac.uk

    Distance Learning Administration

    All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

    ProgrammeTelephoneEmail
    Social Sciences Distance Learning Hub
    Distance Learning Hub Full Contact List
    252 3755 css-dl@le.ac.uk

    Education CPD+

    All numbers start 0116 (or +44-116 from outside the UK).

    NamePosition TelephoneEmail
    Education CPD+ Main Office 252 3771 educationcpd@le.ac.uk
    Dr Tony Daniels Director of Education CPD+ 252 5852 ad357@le.ac.uk
    Caroline Phipps Principal Clerk 252 2832 cmp35@le.ac.uk
    Andrea Sharples Operational Executive 252 3721 als31@le.ac.uk
    Nicola Sorsby Development Officer and Centre Manager 252 3669 ns218@le.ac.uk

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