John Leach
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Deputy Chair of the Education sub-panel of the Hong Kong Research Assessment Exercise (2020)


Science Educator.  Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry; Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.

Held Professorial positions at the University of Leeds (2000-2010), Hull (2010-2012) and Sheffield Hallam (2012-2018), with Visiting Chairs at Gothenburg, Sweden (2001-2) and Leeds (2010-14; 2017-now).

Member of Education Sub-Panel for UK RAE (2008) and Deputy Chair of REF Education Sub-Panel (2014).  Deputy Chair of Education Panel in Hong Kong RAE (2020).

Member of BERA Council (2017-present).  Member of British Academy Royal Society Joint Working Group on Educational Research (2016-2018).

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Leeds

199014 Apr 1995

Award Date: 14 Apr 1995

Bachelor of Science, University of Bristol


External positions

Visiting Professor, University of Leeds

2017 → …


  • L Education
  • Science Education, Science Teaching, Science Learning, Science Curriculum


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