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Mr Matthew Townsend

Digital Learning Manager


Role responsibilities

Digital Learning Manager


I have worked within the HE sector for over 25 years. As an academic for many of those in the School of Healthcare Sciences eventually retraining as a Business Analyst and joining the Physical Learning Spaces programme, a £42M investment in educational spaces. For the past few years I have been based within the LT Academy with my focus being on the new business case 22/23 around student experience.

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Academic positions

2021- present Digital Education Manager - Cardiff University Learning & Teaching Academy.

2015 -2021 Senior Business Analyst - Cardiff University Physical Learning Spaces Programme.

2004-2015 Lecturer - School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff Uuniversity. (Previously: School of Healthcare Studies)

1994-2004 Senior Computer Officer - Institute of Healthcare Studies, University of Wales College of Medicine. (Previously: CTI)