Alisdair Smithies

TEL Innovation Officer in Leeds, United Kingdom

Alisdair Smithies

TEL Innovation Officer in Leeds, United Kingdom

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University of Leeds Medical School

B.Sc. (Hons) Information Technology

M.Ed. Communication, Education and Technology

PGCE Post-compulsory Education and Training

PhD in progress

Research interests in social theories of learning, education informatics, organisational learning. Experienced in qualitative research methods, using interviews and focus groups, combined with thematic analysis. My PhD study (in progress) explores the impact of transitions in workplace training on professional development and explores opportunities for organisational development in healthcare education.

Skills in business process analysis, software lifecycle management, project management, change management, team leadership, qualitative research. Interests in healthcare education informatics, technology enhanced learning, teacher education, knowledge management in healthcare.

In my spare time: hiking, cycling, travelling, couchsurfing, photography, European and independent cinema.

  • Work
    • The University of Leeds
  • Education
    • The University of Dundee
    • The University of Manchester