Centre for Learning and Teaching

Staff Profile

Lisa McIver

Moodle Operations Manager

Email: l.mciver@bath.ac.uk

Phone: 5282

Room: WH 5.42

Key responsibilities

  • operational management of the Institutional VLE with the aim of delivering a high quality professional service that meets the needs of users. Project management of Moodle-related work packages
  • liaising with colleagues from the CLT, Computing Services, Web Services, Library and academic departments to ensure an integrated approach to the University's e-learning tools
  • identifying and evaluating e-tools, new approaches to e-learning and emerging notions of embedding e-learning in the academic context
  • supporting the pedagogical and operational embedding of e-learning across the institution

Professional background

  • initially worked as a teacher and later as senior IT trainer in a large commercial organisation
  • joined the University as a Learning Technologist early in 2001 following the creation of the e-Learning Team (originally known as the Centre for the Development of New Technologies in Learning)
  • worked as Acting Head of e-Learning for 3 years, leading the institutional VLE migration from Blackboard to Moodle

Publications

  • Contributing author to Auricle (the University of Bath’s e-Learning Weblog, 2001 - 2006)
  • Joiner, R., Durkin C., Morrison D., and Williams, L. (2003). Activating Boxmind: an evaluation of a web-based video lecture with synchronized activities. ALT-J, 11(3), 19-30.