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Dr. Alan Fell

Contact Details

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Academic Responsibilities

I manage overseas distance learning centres, currently based in Norway, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Hong Kong. I am also programme leader for the MSc Learning Technology, which deals with various aspects of online and distance learning.

I am Visiting Professor of eLearning at the Arabian Gulf University in Bahrain, and support three modules on their Distance Teaching and Training Programme.

I am also an external examiner at Oxford-Brookes University for the following:-

  • Engineering Foundation Programme
  • Technology Foundation Programme


  • PhD in Educational Research
  • BSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Membership of Professional Bodies and Committees

  • Member of the Higher Education Academy (ILTM)
  • Associate Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (AMIMechE)
  • Fellow of the Millenium Awards (FMA)
  • Member of the Scientific Committee, FAE International Symposium European University of Lefke, Gemikonagi, TRNC
  • Member of Programme Committee Global Integration of Graduate Programmes, International Conference
  • Member of the UK Skills, Skills-Mechatronics National Steering Committee (1997-99)

Research Interests

  • Application of Technology to Support Online Learners
  • Pedagogical Aspects of Networked and Distance Learning