From FE lecturer to Oxford tutor: a career in education

Dr Ian Finlay


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General
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Category:
Life Skills
Updated:
22nd February 2019
Tagged:
After Dinner Entertainment | Amusing | Anecdotes

I left school with a D and an E at A level. I managed to get into a college of technology to read social sciences. After dropping out of a Masters degree and voluntary work in New Zealand I started a teaching career as a part-time lecturer in a further education college. Recently I retired from teaching at the University of Oxford. This talk is about people, places and experiences along the journey.

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About Dr Ian Finlay

I am a retired academic having taught at Strathclyde University and the University of Oxford. I sill do some teaching at Oxford University and also work as a freelance academic, literary and social researcher. I have qualifications in economics, education and theology and interests in art history, interfaith relations and folk music.

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