Staff Profiles


Ms Lin Shaw

Senior Lecturer

School: Faculty of Education Undergraduate Programmes

Campus: Broadstairs

Tel: 01227 923143

Profile summary

I am the Programme Director for the Education Foundation Year and  a Senior Lecturer in Education in the School of Childhood and Education Sciences.  I am also a registered nurse and work part time in various settings including residential homes for young people with severe complex needs. I have taught in a variety of institutions including the NHS and Further Education Colleges. My current teaching responsibilities include various undergraduate programmes across all campuses. 

Research and knowledge exchange

My research focus is currently on widening participation for non-traditional university students with specific reference to resilience and emotional well being. I have additional interests in environmental issues, esoteric philosophy and feminist methodologies.

Teaching and subject expertise

 Education Foundation Year 

Foundation Degree Early Childhood Education and Care

Foundation Degree Professional Studies in Early Years 

BA\BSc Early Childhood Studies 

Publications and research outputs

2015       ‘Maintaining a vision during times of change’ in Christine Ritchie Challenge and Change for the Early Years Workforce: working with children from birth to 8. London: Routledge.


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