Lecturer, United Kingdom
Alun Morgan is currently Lecturer in Education at the University of Plymouth where he leads courses on Environmental and Sustainability Education, Science Education, Global Education and Outdoor Learning. He has worked in a variety of contexts over thirty years including as a school teacher, teacher advisor and lecturer and researcher in a number of Higher Education Institutions. His work focuses on the interface between geography and science education, environmental education and education for sustainability and global citizenship; and Outdoor and Adventurous Learning. He works across educational phases (primary through to Higher Education) and formal-informal learning sectors, and promotes intergenerational, lifelong and community-based learning. He has a long-standing research interest in Place and Landscape as integrative concepts for learning; and has a particular interest in Citizen Science and Ocean Literacy. Alun is co-leader of the Learning Outside of Formal Education Research Excellence Cluster; and Convenor of the Peninsula Research in Outdoor Learning (PRinOL) Regional Research Hub.