Iain MacLaren

Educational Technology expert

Based in
Galway, Ireland
Iain MacLaren | Educational Technology expert

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Ex-astrophysicist working in higher education policy, teaching teachers how to teach (!), educational technology and curriculum design, but still fascinated by stars and the universe and with a healthy appetite for vegetarian food and conversation about scottish politics and culture!


Astronomy for Beginners, school kids and adults - Outreach work

Coates Observatory Paisley, University of Paisley (West of Scotland) and other venues.

Jan 1991 - Jan 2002

Adult Literacy & Numeracy Tutor

Glasgow Community Education Service

Jan 1991 - Jun 1995

Adult Literacy & Numeracy Tutor

National Association for the Care & Resettlement of Offenders (NACRO), Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

May 1985 - Jan 1989

Educational history

PhD (Cosmology)

September, 1983 - May, 1987
University of Durham

BSc (1st Class Hons) Astrophysics

October, 1979 - July, 1983
University of Edinburgh


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.

Last login: 9 years 38 weeks ago

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