Basic Info

Mhairi mcalpine

More than 15 years

Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Consultant at Mhassobi Consulting

Experience Details

Consultant

Education/Teaching, Writing/Editorial, Training/Instructor

Experienced (Non-Manager)

In this consultancy role, I took on a range of different short term projects primarily focussed on deploying educational technology into further and higher educational settings.


Company Details

Mhassobi Consulting

Glasgow, United Kingdom

1-10 employees

Research , Education

N/A

Jan 2015 to Feb 2016 (1 year 1 month)
E-learning Manager at University of Glasgow

Experience Details

E-learning Manager

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Manager

In this position, I have developed five interactive e­learning modules as well as contributing to the
“Might v Right in International Relations” Futurelearn MOOC run by the School of Law, producing
a guide to using Mahara including an interactive chatbot and a redesign of the “study abroad”
online support provision. My general responsibilities include training new staff members on Moodle
use and enhancement as well as managing diagnostic and summative Moodle assessments.


Company Details

University of Glasgow

Glasgow, United Kingdom

N/A

Education

Www.gla.ac.uk

Feb 2014 to Nov 2014 (9 months)
English Teacher at Στεκι Μεταναστων

Experience Details

English Teacher

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Experienced (Non-Manager)

In this role I taught English language at Beginner and Advanced level to adult refugees from a variety of linguistic backgrounds.


Company Details

Στεκι Μεταναστων

Athens, Greece

11-50 employees

Education

N/A

Oct 2012 to Dec 2013 (1 year 2 months)
Consultant at Tag Learning

Experience Details

Consultant

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Experienced (Non-Manager)

In this short consultancy project, I worked with TAG Learning to explore opporunities for the deployment of their comparative adaptive judgement engine within Scottish further and higher education.


Company Details

Tag Learning

United Kingdom

11-50 employees

Education

N/A

Mar 2012 to Sep 2012 (6 months)
Project Manager at Scottish Qualifications Authority

Experience Details

Project Manager

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Manager

Leading a small team within the Computer Assisted Assessment division, I was responsible for a
number of projects including itembanking, reviewing external assessment methodologies and
verification using an on­line approach. This position involved work in all aspects of computer based
assessment, including on­line testing, e­portfolios, games based assessment, itembanking and the
use of social software in assessment.


Company Details

Scottish Qualifications Authority

Glasgow, United Kingdom

501-1000 employees

Education

Www.sqa.org.uk

Feb 2003 to Mar 2012 (9 years 1 month)

Achievements


* Attracted significant amounts of investment funding
* Received BETT Innovation Award for games based assessment
* Received ESF Best Practice Award for Major e-learning initiative.



Education

M. Ed in Educational Assessment

Education Details

M. Ed

Educational Assessment

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Not specified

N/A

N/A

University of Bristol
1996 - 1999
Bachelor's Degree in Maths/Philosophy

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Maths/Philosophy

University Of Liverpool, United Kingdom

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

University Of Liverpool
1989 - 1992
High School - Other

High School Details

Other

Falkirk High School

United Kingdom

1989

Not specified

N/A

Falkirk High School
1989

Certifications

Certificate details

Post-graduate Certificate of Education

Sep 1994

N/A

N/A

N/A

Open University

UK Teaching certificate.

Certificate details

Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Research

Sep 1996

N/A

N/A

N/A

Thames Valley University

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

AdaptiveAnalyticalArabicConsultantE-learning ManagerEditorialEducationEducational AssessmentEnglishEnglish TeacherFlexibleFrenchGreekInnovativeMaths/PhilosophyMicrosoft OfficeMoodleNegotiatorOrganizerPost-graduate Certificate Of EducationPostgraduate Certificate In Applied ResearchProject ManagementProject ManagerResearchWriting

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Arabic

Arabic

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

French

French

: Intermediate

: Beginner

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

Greek

Greek

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Expert

: High

:

More than 7 years

Moodle

Moodle

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Fields of Expertise

Project Management

Project Management

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Negotiator, Organizer, Flexible / Adaptive, Innovative

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