At MERL Tech 2017 we presented EvalC3, the evaluation multi-tool we’ve been developing with M&E expert Rick Davies.
Mark loves being part of a dynamic team who have fun working together, solve problems and produce amazing results.
As IT consultant and trainer, software developer, researcher and senior lecturer in computer science, Mark has worked with Xerox Parc, IBM, the BBC, Imperial College London and DeMontfort University. Mark worked for two years in Kenya, with VSO, as trainer for a rural IT college. He has a deep passion for the human aspect of learning, change and development. He has a certificate in Education For Sustainability from Schumacher College and a PhD in programming language theory from Imperial College.
A creative problem solver in the field of IT for positive change with a unique and powerful combination of soft and hard skills: trained facilitator and educational process designer with background in software and ICT4D.
Specializes in: facilitation, charisma, educational process, workshop design and leadership. Creating and leading experiential learning events. Systems analysis, requirements capture, software architecture design and implementation.
Skills and Experience
- Developing web applications (e.g. Django/Python, PHP/WordPress, Drupal)
- Developing mobile applications
- Database design
- Software engineering
- Business needs analysis and strategy
- User research
- Technology evaluation
- Graphic design
- User experience (UX) design
- Participatory design & development
- ICT4D Research & Writing
- ICT4D project design and strategy
- Working in developing countries
- IT Strategy
- Data exploration and analysis