Staff Profile:Dan James

Mr Daniel James
Job Title:

Institute of Education Responsibilities:

  • Primary Science Lead for the following programmes:

- BA Primary Education with QTS


- Schools Direct

  • Study Abroad Coordinator for the IoE
  • Academic tutor (PGCE) and placement supervising tutor (BA Ed)
  • Module convenor for the BA Ed ED3SP1 module
Areas of Interest:
  • Practical primary science (all NC areas)
  • The dynamics of group work
  • Use of technology to support teaching and learning
  • STEM and teaching in a cross-curricular way
  • Working collaboratively and outreach activities
  • Psychology/neuroscience of teaching and learning
  • Children’s mental health
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Letter reversals in children

Masters Level Supervision offered in these areas:

Willing to supervise in the areas above

Research groups / Centres:


This staff member does not appear to have any publication data in CentAUR

Conference Presentations:

  • T&L presentation: The science of working collaboratively (University of Reading, October 2020)


  • Masters in Biochemistry, 2001 – 2005, University of Oxford
  • PGCE with QTS, 2006, Teach First and Canterbury Christchurch University
  • Masters in Psychology, 2018, University of Kingston
  • AFHEA (Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy), 2020

Awarded a TLEP (Teaching and Learning Enhancement Project) fund (2020/2021).

Dan James

Contact Details

+44 (0) 118 378 2640

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