Centre for Learning and Teaching

Staff Profile

John Illsley

Educational Software and Systems Developer

Email: j.s.illsley@bath.ac.uk

Phone: 3576

Room: WH 5.39

Key responsibilities

  • Design and development of custom plug-ins for the University's Moodle VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) 
  • Bug fixing, third line support and maintenance of Moodle
  • Liaising with colleagues from the CLT, BUCS, database admins and external hosting providers to ensure smooth functioning of Moodle

Professional background

  • Ten years' experience working with Moodle, including software development, technical support and training 
  • Over 12 years' experience in an FE environment working with educators on the development of e-learning solutions
  • Experience in using Linux environments with Apache Web Server and Windows for the deployment of web applications