Dr J Simon Rofe

Simon is Reader in Diplomatic and International Studies in the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy and Deputy Director of CODE. Alongside his research and practice in Diplomacy and global history, with a particular focus upon the diplomacy of international sport, he has a strong interest in digital education related to online learning and the professional development of those working with online students.

Dr J Simon Rofe

Simon is Reader in Diplomatic and International Studies in the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy and Deputy Director of CODE. Alongside his research and practice in Diplomacy and global history, with a particular focus upon the diplomacy of international sport, he has a strong interest in digital education related to online learning and the professional development of those working with online students.

Dr J Simon Rofe has held a number of strategic leadership positions in higher education institutions including being Academic Head of Online Learning at SOAS University of London, as well as being Programme Director for MA Global Diplomacy, and instructor on SOAS's for first MOOC with University of London Coursera's Understanding Research Methods MOOC. He has chaired BISA's Learning and Teaching Working group for 10 years and co-chairs University of London MOOC Review Committee while serving on Learning, Teaching, and Assessment Strategy (LTAS) since 2013.