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University Philosophy Advisor

I'm a full-time, independent philosophy tutor to university, college and school students worldwide. So the success of my private students is my sole professional consideration.

Having achieved excellence in my own philosophical studies, I strive to help my students fulfill their true potential.

Below are details of my:

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University of Oxford



"High international standard"
2002 University of Reading MA Philosophy Distinction

University of Cambridge


Computational Linguistics (No grades awarded)
1987 University of London BA Philosophy First Class

Philosophy Tutoring Experience

Now -
Private Philosophy Tutor

Private online philosophy tutor to degree, diploma and college students.
Oxbridge Entrance Coach
2010 -
University of Oxford

P/t tutor to undergraduates
P/t lecturer to extramural students
P/t online tutor to extramural students
2010 -
University of London

Recognised tutor for the University of London's International Philosophy Programme
2009 Oxford Brookes University P/t tutor to undergraduates
2002 -
University of Reading

P/t graduate tutor to undergraduates

Philosophy Examining Experience

I have over 10 years' experience of marking philosophy exam scripts; for universities and examination boards.

University of Oxford Marked undergraduate scripts
Oxford Brookes University Marked undergraduate scripts
University of Reading Marked undergraduate scripts
International Baccalaureate Was an external examiner
OCR Examination Board Was an external examiner

Philosophy Tutor Training

I continually improve my philosophy tutoring skills by regularly attending professional development workshops and short courses.


University of North Carolina
Six week online course
Positive Psychology


University of Warwick

One day workshop

Philosophy and Literature

Heythrop College
One day workshop

Philosophy in Schools

University of Oxford

Two day workshop

Teaching in Higher Education

University of Oxford

Six week online course Online tutoring

2005 University of Sheffield One day workshop Philosophy tutoring
2003 University of Oxford Half day seminar Philosophy tutoring
2001 University of Reading Half day seminar Philosophy tutoring

Distance Learning Expertise

I have considerable practical experience of developing distance learning packages, in both the private and public sectors. My work spans the recent history of learning technology; from the stand-alone, two colour systems of the early 1980s, to the newly emerging MOOCs.



Technology-assisted Lifelong Learning
University of Oxford

Overall executive management responsibility for the learning technology unit delivering the University's online extramural courses

Director of Projects

Technology-assisted Lifelong Learning
University of Oxford

Overall project management responsibility for the delivery of the University of Oxford's online extramural courses
Learning Technology Consultant Technology-assisted Lifelong Learning
University of Oxford
Responsibility for the learning technology aspects of various online extramural courses

Learning Technology Consultant

Various UK Training Consultancies

Learning technology consultant to clients in industry, commerce and government; devising bespoke learning solutions
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