Dr Linda Amrane-Cooper
Linda's academic and professional career has spanned Higher Education, teaching, and Museum Education. Recent experiences include being Dean and Head of Glasgow Caledonian University’s London campus and Dean of the Royal Docks Business School at the University of East London. She moved into the Business discipline after a long career in Education and Social Science, where roles included Associate Dean of Education and International Lead, and Head of Initial Teacher Training. She has benefitted from the opportunity to work across the UK HE sector in a wide range of Universities and teach at all levels. Linda has been at the University of London since April 2016.
Linda's research interests have focused on the Nature of Science and Confidence and Competency in Mathematics, although her original area of research was in Theoretical Chemical Physics. With a DPhil in Quantum Mechanics her passion for Science and communication was put to good use when she became the first Science Education Officer at the British Museum.