Our Academics

Steven Herron

Steven Herron

Job title: Head of Pathway College

Email address: steven.herron@northumbria.ac.uk

Qualifications:

  • Ed D (Doctor of Education)
  • MA TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • MA Literature and Film
  • PG Cert Online and Distance Education
  • PGCE (Post Graduate Teaching Certificate)
  • ADTE(E)LLS (Additional Diploma in Teaching English (ESOL) to Adults)
  • CELTA (Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults)
  • BA (Hons) Media and Cultural Studies

Steven has led the Pathway College since the beginning of the operation (2014), developing the teaching team, programmes and running of the centre. He is a specialist in English for Academic Purposes, educational theory more broadly, including areas of research and publication in metacognition and efficacy, and media / mass communication.

Prior to this, Steven worked on a large digital learning project for INTO University Partnerships from inception to launch. He has worked in the pathway sector since 2009 in a variety of teaching and management roles. His pre-pathway work includes working for universities, colleges, schools and the British Council in Cairo, Egypt. He also worked as a producer, director and writer of community, corporate and broadcast programmes (mainly documentaries).

Steven values education highly and hopes this passion for learning is filtered though all of our Pathway College programmes.

 

Campus address

QA Office, Ground Floor
City Campus Library, Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8ST

Quick contact

Please enter a valid telephone number
This field is required
This field is required
By providing your email address and/or phone number, you are confirming that you give us permission to respond to your enquiry via these means. We will process your information in accordance with our data policy, more details of which can be found on our privacy statement. In future we would like to contact you with relevant information on our courses, facilities and events. Please confirm you are happy to receive this information and indicate below how you would like us to communicate with you. Please note, this will overwrite any previous communication preferences you may have already specified to us.
This field is required