Alex is Widening Access and Participation Coordinator (Communications and Engagement).
Alex has worked in research communications, public engagement and PR for several years through roles in HE and the AHRC. She holds a DPhil in English from the University of Oxford and is a part-time HE tutor. Alex has also worked freelance in the arts for several years, particularly for poetry organisations working on increasing their digital engagement.
Her role in Oxplore is leading marketing and dissemination activities including stakeholder engagement and social media.
Sarah is Widening Access and Participation Coordinator (Content Development).
Initially, she trained and worked as an English secondary school teacher and sixth form tutor. In 2013 she completed her masters in Education (technology and learning) at the University of Oxford. Since she has been involved in multiple digital research and schools outreach projects including Poetry by Heart, Oxford on the Times Educational Supplement, and the Home Internet Access Initiative where she provided local young people with support as they went online.
Her role in Oxplore involves coordinating the content development and review process.