Professor Stephen Brown FRSA, CMALT

Stephen was previously Head of the School of Media and Communication, Director of the International Institute for Electronic Library Research and Director of Knowledge Media Design at De Montfort University; Senior Technology Adviser at the JISC Technologies Centre; Head of Distance Learning at BT; Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in Engineering Design; and President of the Association for Learning Technology. He has also been a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and an Associate Member of the Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors.

Professor Stephen Brown FRSA, CMALT

Stephen was previously Head of the School of Media and Communication, Director of the International Institute for Electronic Library Research and Director of Knowledge Media Design at De Montfort University; Senior Technology Adviser at the JISC Technologies Centre; Head of Distance Learning at BT; Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in Engineering Design; and President of the Association for Learning Technology. He has also been a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and an Associate Member of the Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors.

Stephen was previously Head of the School of Media and Communication, Director of the International Institute for Electronic Library Research and Director of Knowledge Media Design at De Montfort University; Senior Technology Adviser at the JISC Technologies Centre; Head of Distance Learning at BT; Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in Engineering Design; and President of the Association for Learning Technology. He has also been a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and an Associate Member of the Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors.

Since 2005 he has been a registered European Commission research expert in the fields of Technology Enhanced Learning, Digital Libraries and Cultural Heritage. He was a member of the AHRC Peer Review College for ten years.

His expertise includes: project management, design methods, soft systems analysis, ergonomics, media design, information design, computational research methods, digital humanities, distance education, online learning, training, technology forecasting and change management.

Personal clients include Reuters UKI Plc., Marconi Plc., Guy’s, King’s College London,  Birmingham University,  Royal Holloway University of London, JISC, the Arab Open University, the European Commission, Imperial College London, the UK Government Department for Education and Science, University of London, Sheffield Hallam University, the UK Learning and Teaching Support Network, Sussex University, Salford University, the British Council, Manchester University, Manchester Metropolitan University, the Open University, the UK Government Home Office. As a CDE Fellow he has contributed to staff development courses in Nigeria, Palestine and China.