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Andrew Pierson

Principal Lecturer

Computer Science

Staff Group(s)
Computer Science


Dr Pierson is a Senior lecturer in Computing, Tutor and Module Leader of:

  • Web-based programming
  • Foundations of Computing Technology and Programming
  • Essential Skills (Numeracy)
  • Information Systems Development
  • Final Year Project.

Career overview

Dr Pierson has taught across Special, Primary, Secondary, FE and HE, developing and publishing music software for schools. He has also researched and developed Maths problem solving software.

Research areas

Current research interests include:

  • Using technology for learning and teaching.
  • Human Computer Interaction and Assistive Technologies
  • Using technology to support musical composition and performance
  • Mathematical problem solving and modelling.