Dr. Roger Wood

  • Senior Lecturer in Education
  • (Primary Science, Conservation, Inquiry-Based Learning and Outdoor Learning)
  • Oxford Brookes University
TOPIC: Enhancing Children's Happiness and Positive Engagement within their Worlds.

Dr. Roger Wood has enjoyed a wide range of roles as a primatologist, conservationist and educator over the past 28 years. He is a Senior Lecturer in Education at Oxford Brookes University, having previously been Senior Lecturer in Primary Teacher Development at Bishop Grosseteste University and a Research Lecturer at the University of Aberdeen. Prior to his doctoral research at the University of Birmingham, Roger held various teaching posts, was Head of Science Department at two schools, and enjoyed 13 years of senior leadership roles (including a Deputy Headship and two Headships) within independent and maintained schools.

Dr. Jennifer Chung

  • Senior Lecturer
  • (Doctor of Philosophy degree)
TOPIC: Policy-borrowing from Finnish education: What can we learn from the Finnish example?

Dr. Dr. Jennifer Chung is focusing on the education system of Finland and Finland’s success in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA). Jennifer became a Senior Lecturer in 2017. 

Jennifer Chung received a Master of Science degree in Comparative and International Education at Oxford University. She continued at Oxford and completed a Doctor of Philosophy degree, focusing on the education system of Finland and Finland’s success in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA).