Roger's role is to support staff in the development and implementation of approaches to the application of technology to enhance learning and teaching. His role is particularly to contribute to enhancing and supporting the academic practices of staff through a range of professional development opportunities and co-ordinating a network of e-Learning Practitioners.
Roger joined the University of Surrey in August 2009. He has worked for over twenty years in a variety of roles in Further and Higher Education. These have included working as a Senior Lecturer, leading a number of successful JISC funded projects, and most recently as Head of Learning Enhancement and PPD at Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication. He is qualified as a trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming and has a MA in Networked Media Environments, specialising in the application of emerging technology to enhance learning and collaboration. Roger's areas of particular interest include exploring how current trends in digital and networked culture offer the potential for innovative and pedagogically sound approaches to enhancing learning, creativity and collaboration.