Dr Andrew Whitworth

Drew pictureAndrew Whitworth is Senior Lecturer at the Manchester Institute of Education, University of Manchester, UK. He is the Programme Director of the MA: Digital Technologies, Communication and Education.

His research interests lie with professional and staff development, particularly around the areas of information management, information literacy and ICT. He is also a specialist in distance education. In 2012 he was the recipient of a Blackboard Catalyst award for his work with distance learners on the MA: DTCE.

He is the author of Information Obesity (2009) and Radical Information Literacy (2014).