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Room WCE 0.11, Centre for Lifelong Learning, Westwood Campus
Dean is a teaching fellow in the Centre for Lifelong Learning who teaches a variety of mindfulness, psychology and coaching courses and modules. He has been a tutor at the centre for 8 years, teaching on the open studies and certificate programmes.
With a background in Psychology, Dean has taught at a variety of high school, post-16 and adult education institutions, in a variety of roles, including being a consultant in a large academy group. From the basis of his own mindfulness practice, he has long been active in teaching and coaching for health, wellbeing and performance.
In addition to his teaching, Dean is currently undertaking his PhD with the centre, studying the role of pedagogy in the teaching and learning of mindfulness. He also leads mindfulness workshops for other departments and whole-campus initiatives. As a leading member of the Mindfulness Research Network at the university, he is involved in promoting mindfulness and seeking funding opportunities for research in this area.