Matt Cornock

MEng MA SCMALT

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I’ve worked in the technology-enhanced learning sector for over 15 years, with a focus now on online learning for professional development. Previously, I supported the use of learning technologies in higher education at both departmental and institutional level, with service management responsibility for institutional lecture capture. I am a Senior Certified Member of the Association for Learning Technology.

I have a Masters in Online and Distance Education and a Master of Engineering in Electronic Engineering with Media Technology. These qualifications have enabled me to explore the way that technology, creativity and learning intertwine.

Current role

Online CPD Coordinator, STEM Learning

I lead the Online CPD programme, which comprises over 20 online CPD courses for STEM educators. Collaboration is key to my approach, working with teachers, subject experts, leading researchers and consultants to create a sustainable and wide-reaching professional development offer for teachers, technicians and STEM Ambassadors.

I manage and support online facilitators and course delivery assistants, lead on course pedagogic design and project manage course development. I regularly draw upon my broader skill set and experience which includes:

  • Supporting colleagues in the use of learning technologies and online course design.
  • Evaluation of learning technologies.
  • Photography, video editing, audio editing and digital design.
  • Accessibility, licensing and copyright.
  • Online marketing and social media.

Awards and acknowledgements

  • 2014 Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Award (University of York)
  • 2014 Technician of the Year Award (Social Work & Social Policy) (Higher Education Academy)

Professional memberships

I was a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2016-2019.