PhD Student / Part-Time Lecturer
Shannon completed her undergraduate studies in 2014 in Early Childhood Education, and in the same year started her PhD researching young children’s touchscreen technology experiences in the early years. She is also a part-time lecturer on the Early Childhood Studies course and teaches first year students. Shannon also has experience teaching externally on SCITT programs and focuses on digital technology in early childhood.
Shannon has spent time working in early years settings whilst studying at undergraduate level, and has also gained Early Years Professional Status alongside gaining her degree. She recently gained Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy, and also has two PgCert qualifications in Teaching in Higher Education and Research Practice. She has also worked as a research assistant on the Holiday Kitchen project in 2015.