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.
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.
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.