Mathematics Education Research

The school of mathematics undertakes educational research investigating learning and teaching of mathematics at university level, with a particular focus on assessment and feedback. This includes the design of automatic online
assessment of mathematics, and how to develop effective skills for mathematical problem solving. From 2000 to 2011 the School hosted the Higher Education Academy Maths Stats and OR Network.


Research students are welcomed in to the research group and are actively involved in all research activities.  To find out more about PhD and MPhil opportunities please see the Graduate School for Mathematics.