Staff Profiles: Computing (Level 6)

Julie Paterson

Julie Paterson

Course Leader Business Computing

Technical and Applied Computing

I manage the Business Computing field within the School of Computing and Technology. Being able to apply new skills, tools and techniques to complex business problems is a key challenge of the competitive business environment.

Dr. Abu Alam

Dr. Abu Alam

Lecturer in Computing

Technical and Applied Computing

I have worked as a software developer, a senior software architect, freelance software engineer, and project consultant. My technical skills include several programming languages, database management systems, development tools and methods.

Rachel Brooks

Rachel Brooks

PGA in Web and Mobile Developments

Technical and Applied Computing

I am a research assistant within the creative computing team in the School of Computing. I teach on a range of modules that deliver artistic and technical knowledge, applicable to industry standards. I am also undertaking a PhD.

Dr. Ahsan Ikram

Dr. Ahsan Ikram

Lecturer

Technical and Applied Computing

Understanding and programming computers always inspired me ever since I first used one; the idea of designing the behaviour and interaction of a machine is fascinating. Computers and programming is fun.

Paul O'Brien

Paul O'Brien

Academic Subject Leader Creative Computing

Technical and Applied Computing

Like many I was inspired by the original Star Wars trilogy and the possibilities of evolving computer technologies. This helped drive my passion for developing games, 3D animation and visual effects.

Dr. William Sayers

Dr. William Sayers

Lecturer in Games and Security

Technical and Applied Computing

Ever since I first started playing Computer Games, I’ve been fascinated by how they work. People who create games are in the business of making worlds from equal parts logic and imagination, I’m passionate about helping others join them.

Dr. Thomas Win

Dr. Thomas Win

Lecturer in Computing

Technical and Applied Computing

I am a lecturer in Computing at the University of Gloucestershire. I teach modules including Data Analytics and Operating Systems, Cyber Security Principles and Strategic IT and Business Management.