Liz is the Teaching Director for the law school. She has worked for the law school since 2006, initially as an Associate Lecturer, from 2010 as a Student Experience Manager and from 2020 as Teaching Director. She has been part of the Open Justice centre since 2017. She continues to tutor a variety of law modules alongisde her teaching director role.
Prior to joining the law school Liz was a practicing solicitor in the areas of family law and employment law.
Liz is interested in the pedagogy of teaching, particularly teaching online. She has carried out research and scholarship into online tuition, collaborative work, student reflection, employability skills and student peer mentoring schemes. Liz also has an interest in legal history and family law.
Liz has taught a variety of different modules including first year undergraduate introductory modules, family law modules, Law, Society and Culture and Justice in Action. Liz leads a number of the student pro bono projects run by the Open Justice centre and is one of the supervising solicitors in the online law clinic.