Claire’s research interests include cyberbullying, adolescents’ use of social media and using participatory methods.
Claire teaches on the computing modules in the Department for Children, Education and Communities for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Prior to this Claire was a Senior Lecturer in ICT/ Computing Education for the Secondary Department, Faculty of Education. She has also held the role of Course Leader for undergraduate and postgraduate Information and Communications Technology courses with QTS*; Course Leader for the Computer Science with QTS* undergraduate course; and Year 3 Leader for the BA/ BSc (Hons) Secondary Education with QTS* programme. Claire came to Edge Hill University from teaching ICT at secondary level. Before becoming an ICT teacher, she worked in business developing and delivering services, training and consultancy.