Matt Cornock


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I’ve worked in the technology-enhanced learning sector for over 15 years, with a focus now on learning design and online learning for professional development. Previously, I supported the implementation and evaluation of learning technologies and innovation in learning and teaching 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.

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

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 and educational approaches.
  • Photography, video editing, audio editing and digital design.
  • Accessibility, licensing and copyright.
  • Online marketing and social media.

Awards and acknowledgements

  • 2019 Learning Technologist of the Year, Team Award – Second Place: Online CPD at STEM Learning (Association for Learning Technology)
  • 2014 Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Award (University of York)

Professional memberships