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Current LDC Staff

Organisation Development Director

 trudie_d.jpg Trudie Donnelly
  • Tel: x72737
  • Email: Trudie dot Donnelly at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

OD Manager - Skills Development and Programmes

 Karen Carter Karen Carter

  • Tel: x22208
  • Email: Karen dot Carter at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Leading on the strategy, plan, delivery and continual review and development of an appropriate skills development provision, events and associated OD projects, to contribute to the delivery of the HR vision, ‘as a great place to work’.

Learning and Development Advisers

kevin_hamer_small.jpg Kevin Hamer

  • Tel: x73546
  • Email: Kevin dot Hamer at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Kevin leads on supporting central ‘professional services’ departments, working with individuals, groups and teams to develop and enhance their effectiveness and capability. Kevin is a facilitator and coach on the Warwick Leadership Programme (WLP), is the programme manager for the Warwick Administrative Management Programme (WAMP) and takes the lead on providing a programme of support for new Academic Heads of Department and senior colleagues in professional services.

sandra_hill.jpg Sandra Hill

  • Tel: x74001
  • Email: Sandra dot Hill at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Sandra is responsible for working with individuals and groups to develop and enhance their Personal Effectiveness, Management and Leadership Development Skills and leads on support to the Faculties of Arts and Humanities and Social Sciences. Sandra is the programme Manager for the Warwick Leadership Programme in addition to managing the Warwick Coaching & Mentoring Scheme and Career Mentoring Network, aimed at supporting staff in their career development.

lisa_photo.jpg Lisa Lavender

  • Tel: x74947
  • Email: L dot Lavender at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Lisa currently has responsibility for the implementation of the new Learning Management System (LMS), part of HR's SuccessFactors. Lisa also leads on the development of online/blended-learning activities to enable staff to engage more flexibly in the training offered by LDC.

Sandy Sparks Sandy Sparks

  • Tel: x74121
  • Email: sandy dot sparks at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Sandy leads the L&D provision for Research Active Staff (ie staff on research focused, teaching focused or research & teaching contracts as well as visiting academics) to enhance their capabilities, effectiveness and employability. Sandy is responsible for the commissioning, designing and delivering of workshops, interventions and Research Active Staff (RAS) L&D provision https://warwick.ac.uk/services/ldc/researchers/ . Sandy provides high quality information to research active staff, and supports in building a research active community by offering bespoke learning and development support to research active staff, their departments and faculty. Sandy also provides management and development of individual or collaborative L&D initiatives. The RAS provision’s thematic areas include: Leadership Development, Career development & support, Skills including Academic Writing, Enterprise & Entrepreneurship and Research Impact. She is a coach on the Warwick Leadership Programme, as well as being a Dignity contact. She is also involved in facilitation & bespoke L&D for RAS programmes. Sandy also leads on the University of Warwick’s Unconscious Bias training and the Staff Mediation Scheme.

Change Lead

john_warr.jpg John Warr

  • Tel: x50480
  • Email: J dot Warr at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: John is the Change Lead for the SuccessFactors programme and is currently responsible for the Change management work stream, including stakeholder engagement, communications, training and benefits management.

Learning and Development Officer

 tracey_bennett.jpg Tracey Bennett

  • Tel: x51134
  • Email: Tracey dot Bennett at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Tracey has specific responsibility for the training and development of staff across CCSG & also Warwick Print. The role includes identifying, co-ordinating, designing, commissioning, advising on and/or delivering essential technical, specialist and personal skills training for staff.

 Eva Harrison Eva Harrison

  • Tel: x22702
  • Email: E dot Harrison at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Eva has specific responsibility for the training and development of staff across Estates. The role includes identifying, co-ordinating, designing, commissioning, advising on and/or delivering essential technical, specialist and personal skills training for staff.

OD Projects

 manus2.jpg Manus Conaghan

  • Email: M dot Conaghan at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd Floor, University House

Teaching and Learning Manager (Academic)

letizia_gramaglia.jpg Dr Letizia Gramaglia SFHEA

  • Tel: x73109
  • Email: Letizia dot Gramaglia at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd Floor, Senate House

Role: Leading a team of professional Senior Academic Developers responsible for learning and teaching support for academic staff. Supporting the delivery of the University’s Education strategy.

Senior Academic Developers

 sara_hattersley.jpg Sara Hattersley SFHEA

  • Tel: x75761
  • Email: S dot Hattersley at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: Sara is the course leader on the APP PGR (Academic and Professional Practice for Postgraduate Researchers), the course for PhD students who teach or support learning. Sara is an experienced teacher educator, with a
background in post-16 teaching and teacher training. She has worked with a
range of adult returning learners and teacher trainees, being part of the
Centre for Lifelong Learning for over 10 years. She has a strong interest in
technology-enhanced learning, having designed and delivered a range of blended programmes for teacher training.

jess_humphreys.jpg Jess Humphreys SFHEA

  • Tel: x75580
  • Email: Jessica dot Humphreys at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role:Jess leads on the Academic and Professional Pathway - Technology Enhanced Learning (APP TEL) including leading on the postgraduate award in Technology Enhanced Learning. This is a course for staff and is focused on the development and evaluation of TEL projects. In addition Jess leads the the Technology Enhanced Learning Forum, a University wide network where colleagues meet termly to share practice and develop ideas collaboratively.

jennie_mills.jpg Dr Jennie Mills SFHEA

  • Tel: x73249
  • Email: J dot Mills dot 3 at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: Jennie is programme leader on the Academic and Professional Pathway for Teaching Excellence (APP TE). Jennie is particularly interested in assessment and feedback, internationalisation and as students as partners in learning and teaching. She is currently researching how educational development impacts upon teacher identity and practice and the role of arts-inspired methodologies and creative play.

will.jpg Dr William Rupp FHEA

  • Tel: x50413
  • Email: w dot h dot rupp at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: William is course leader for Preparing to Teach in Higher Education, the University-mandated teaching skills development course for postgraduates. He also contributes to teaching on other TLU courses and sessions. William administers the Warwick Awards for Teaching Excellence (WATE and WATE PGR) and coordinates teaching excellence recognition. He also supports colleagues on the APP EXP programme, particularly those seeking to achieve Associate Fellowship.

john_kirkman.jpg Dr John Kirkman SFHEA

  • Tel: x75341
  • Email: John dot Kirkman at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: John is programme leader on the Academic and Professional Pathway for Experienced Staff (APP EXP).


Academic Developer

Pete Fossey Pete Fossey

  • Tel: x tbc
  • Email: P dot J dot Fossey at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: Pete is responsible for the Academic Development Programme.

Administrators

Faith Faith Plevin

  • Tel: x73908
  • Email: f dot plevin at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Team Leader for LDC based at University House.

Tez Holden

  • Tel: x74729
  • Email: dot tHolden dot 1 at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Supports CCSG & Estates initiatives.

Lee Berdauskas

  • Tel: x75686
  • Email: L dot Berdauskas at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Supports Open programmes, Welcome Meetings, TLDP, WIM and Newsletters.

Jane Cooper

  • Tel: x24893
  • Email: J dot P dot Cooper at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd Floor University House

Role: Supports Research Active Staff initiatives, Window on Warwick programmes and Newsletters.

Jayne Hunt

  • Tel: x72874
  • Email: J dot L dot Hunt at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, University House

Role: Supports WAMP and WLP programmes.

Judith Taylor

  • Tel: x24698
  • Email: judith dot taylor at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: Supports the academic developers for the APP TE programme

Alison Taylor

  • Tel: x74012
  • Email: a dot taylor dot 14 at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Location: 2nd floor, Senate House

Role: Supports the academic developers for the Preparing to Teach in Higher Education course, APP PGR programme and PGA TEL course. Also supports the WATE and WAPTE awards ceremonies.