Phil Barker

Phil BarkerPhil has worked supporting the use of learning technology at Universities since 1994, and worked with Cetis in some facility since 2002.  During this time he has been responsible for delivering support to JISC funded projects in areas such as metadata, resource description, resource management and open educational resources (OERs). He has worked on a number of technical specification and standardization initiatives, most recently through the technical working group of the Learning Resource Metadata Initiative (LRMI). He is a Research Fellow in the School of Mathematics and Computer Sciences at Heriot-Watt University, where his main areas of work are approaches to resource description and management, open educational resources and the evaluation of learning technology in engineering and physical science education.