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Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Ian Martin

2000 MSc (with distinction) Busines, Information and Technology

PhD History of Science, Technology and Medicine

2015 BA (First class) English Literature and Creative Writing
2016 Athletics Coach (British Athletics)
2019 Level 2 Mental Health Awareness (NCFE Cache)
2019 First Aid at Work (British Triathlon)
2019 Mental Health First Aid (York College)



1986-1999 Technical Specialist, Barclays Bank
1999-2002 Director, Burning Sky Ltd. and Alphanetic Ltd, Provider of specialist training and consultancy services to large businesses.
2002-2006 Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School
2006-2012 Lecturer and Director of Research, Department of Communication and Systems, Open University
2012-2014 Course Leader, School of Computing and Creative Technologies, Leeds Metropolitan University
2014- Managing Director, Delphis Learning Ltd. Design, development and delivery of  innovative face-to-face and online learning solutions for business organisations and schools.

Present Interests:

Ian has over 30 years' experience in education and learning. He has a variety of artistic and creative interests, including literature, creative writing, fine arts, music performance and songwriting, and web design. He has three children of his own.


Curriculum Vitae

Rachel Bushby

1983-1985 Acomb Drama School Qualifications

York Art College

1993-1995 Leeds Art College - Diploma in Furniture Restoration and Fine Craftsmanship
2018-2019 Level 1 Preparing to Work in Schools
1995-1998 Principals, York Education
1999-2013 Aviva Customer Relations Analyst
2014-2018 Carol Winn Florist
2018- Time Trips Yorkshire and Delphis Learning


Present Interests:

Rachel is a practising artist, craftsperson and jewellery maker. She has a young daughter, and has organised and led toddler and parent groups.