Ms Lisa Carrier, Head of Technology-Enhanced Education

Lisa Carrier

Lisa leads the development and delivery of the School's e-learning strategy. She directs and supports TEE activities across the Faculty. She also develops guidelines and procedures for the delivery of TEE services and coordinates policy and resources across distributed teams.

Her research interests are in artificial intelligence and learning analytics.
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Mr Ashish Hemani, eLearning Programme Manager

Ashish Hemani

Ashish is a eLearning Programme Manager at the School of Medicine, Imperial College London. He holds an MBA with Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. He is a certified PRINCE2 professional and has the breadth of experience in managing and executing large projects combined with versatile and global commercial skills.

He has successfully managed the deployment of iPads (including Apps development) in the School of Medicine becoming the first medical school in the UK giving iPads to all its undergraduate medical students.

Ashish supports the delivery of blended learning programmes using mobile technology. He also ensures that all learning design solutions within project team meet the business needs, are feasible and achievable within budgets and time scales, and are successfully implemented.

He is very passionate about mobile technology and his research interest includes learning analytics and people analytics.

Mr Akram Ameen, Learning Technologist

Akram Ameen Akram is a Learning Technologist at the School of Medicine, Imperial College London. Having completed a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, he has accumulated vast experience in web development, programming, testing, graphical design, e-Learning development, LMS management and technical support.

His role is to manage and support various projects delegated by the e-Learning Project Manager. Current work involves providing support for the Blackboard system, providing analysis and reporting on a number of current projects and preparing a strategy to pilot new VLE systems within the School of Medicine.

Ms Emma BlythInstructional Designer

Emma BlythEmma is an Instructional Designer at the School of Medicine, Imperial College London. She designs and develops learning resources and provides consultancy and technical support for academic staff on the BSc in Medical Biosciences.

Emma also designs and implements processes, guidelines and procedures for the development and implementation of e-learning materials. In addition, she also monitors and evaluates the quality, consistency and effectiveness of materials and processes

Dr Agata Sadza, Blended Learning Specialist (Instructional Designer)

Agata Sadza

Agata is a Blended Learning Specialist (Instructional Designer) at the School of Medicine, Imperial College London. She has extensive experience of HE teaching, technology-enhanced education, learning design and developing learning resources. She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

 Agata provides consultancy and support on the learning design of blended modules within the BSc in Medical Biosciences, working closely with senior academic subject matter specialists and applying consistent instructional design approach and ethos across modules and programmes. She advises on the development of pedagogically sound solutions and supports teaching staff to deliver programmes in line with best practices in blended learning. She carries out systematic evaluation of programme design and delivery, and makes recommendations related to the improvement of student learning, research, and innovative pedagogies and technologies.

Dr Alex Furr, Senior Learning Technologist (Technical Specialist)

Alex is a Senior Learning Technologist at the School of Medicine, Imperial College London. He has been involved in eLearning development and implementation since 2001 and has extensive experience as an open source developer, Learning Technologist and consultant having worked at four Universities during his career.

Alex provides advice and support on eLearning strategy and applications and is involved in the development, User Experience and Information Architecture of new bespoke learning applications.

Adrian Cowell, Senior Learning Technologist (Multimedia Specialist)

Adrian is an Experimental Innovation Designer who has worked across both the public and private sector providing innovative, experiential design solutions for a broad range of clients. He has extensive experience in producing and creating content for online use across platforms and devices.

Adrian is the Senior Multimedia Specialist for the School of Medicine at Imperial College and provides advice and support in creating and developing digital assets, including interactive content, video, animation, VR/AR and AI.

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