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Miss Shelley Usher

  • Qualifications: BSc (Hons) PgCert MSc
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
  • Address: Buckingham Building, Lion Terrace, Portsmouth (UK) PO1 3HE
  • Telephone: +44 (0)23 9284 6384
  • Email: shelley.usher@port.ac.uk
  • Department: School of Computing
  • Faculty: Faculty of Technology

Biography

I am a Senior Lecturer at the School of Computing, having joined the school in 2000. Since that time, I have taught on HND and degree courses across a wide variety of topics including programming (ADA, Java, PYTHON, HTML, JavaScript), systems analysis and design, computer systems architecture, professional development, social and legal aspects of computing, Web engineering, information systems and project management.

My other duties during this time have been :

  • Course Leader for BSc (hons) Business Information Technology
  • Course Leader for BSc (hons) Business Information Systems
  • Member of School Liaison committee
  • Extenuating Circumstances Tutor
  • Induction Tutor
  • Year 1 Tutor
  • Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
  • Personal Tutor
  • Final Year Project Supervisor
  • Member of the Faculty of Technology Student Recruitment Committee

Before joining the University of Portsmouth, I worked as a budget manager for the Ministry of Defence; as a project manager and training software developer for the Royal Navy; and I spent 7 years running my own business.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Introduction to Web Programming (INTWP), L4
  • Introduction to database design and development (INDADD), L4
  • Introduction to Information Systems and Project Management (ISPM), L5
  • Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
  • Personal Tutor
  • Final Year Project Supervisor
  • Member of the Faculty of Technology Student Recruitment Committee
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