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Mr. Ian Gardner

  • Job title: Senior Lecturer - Teacher Education
  • Department: Initial Teacher Education

General information

Ian began his career as a primary school teacher, working in London, Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire. He served as a local authority adviser before being appointed to his current post here at The University of Northampton.

He holds an MA in Educational Management.


Ian teaches across a range of programmes for PGCE and undergraduate ITT students. His role as a School Co-ordinator involves him in developing the strong partnership with schools and other settings across the region.


Ian is currently researching the recruitment and retention of male trainees and teachers. He will be hosting a regional conference in 2016 based on developments in this area.

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