At present my availability to work on the below is very limited, but in certain circumstances, and depending on permission from my institution, I may be able to assist with:
I am available for consultancy on university league tables and ways of improving performance on them, including specific advice on improving research output.
I regularly examine MA and PhD theses and other graduate work.
I regularly develop materials, online, mobile and print-based, for learners and teachers. In the last couple of years I have developed several modules for tertiary writing and general communicative skills for Macmillan English Campus and Cambridge University Press.
In my previous positions as Head of Learner Development at Middlesex University and as Director of the English Language Self-Access Centre at the University of Auckland in New Zealand I have been successful in obtaining in local, government, and international funding for research and development. I have also assisted schools and individual teachers and PhD students in obtaining funding.My most recent grant was a 3-year Kakenhi (Japanese Ministry of Educatio) grant in April 2020
I help language schools and departments to assess their courses and curriculum and to identify areas for improvement.
The English Language Self-Access Centre at the University of Auckland