Wayne Barry is a learning technologist based in the Learning and Teaching Enhancement Unit at Canterbury Christ Church University where he is responsible for professional development opportunities in the area of learning technology to support and enhance learning, teaching, assessment and research. He has taught on the PGCLT(HE) programme.
He is also part of a small team responsible for defining and supporting the learning technology infrastructure at Canterbury Christ Church University as well as working on a range of institutional and faculty projects. He has been a team member on several JISC and HEA projects including Kent PLPP Extension project, the iBorrow project and DEBUT.
His current interests include the role of social software and media in Higher Education; digital literacy; e-portfolios for learning and professional development; and understanding how pedagogy, space and technology intersect and interplay with each other inside flexible and open learning environments.
He is a Chartered IT Professional with the British Computer Society and holds a Masters in e-Learning with the University of Edinburgh.