Recent Education and Employment
• Lecturer in Literature at Loughborough University 1993 – present.
• Literature Development Officer for Nottingham City Council 2004 – 2007
• PhD in English; Topic: Irish Women’s Writing since Independence, 2002
• FENTO certificate in Adult Education, South Nottingham College, 1999
• BA Hons (1st Class) English, Loughborough University, 1991
I also have several years’ experience of teaching in schools and Further Education colleges.
I have QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) and a teaching diploma.