Lauren Tormey

Content Designer


Lauren works as a content designer in the Prospective Student Web Content team.

She was previously with Website and Communications in Information Service Group from 2015 to 2019.

Project activity

Lauren has been involved with the following project work:

-Editorial improvements to IT help pages as part of the Helpline-UX collaboartion project

Read blog posts on the Helpline-UX collaboration project on the Website Programme blog

-Staff profile creation for:

  • Usher Institute
  • Moray House

-Site builds for:

  • Edinburgh Research Office
  • Annual Review
  • Student Immigration Service
  • Postgraduate online learning
  • Edit Magazine
  • Geosciences MSc sites
  • Animal Research


Invited speaker

IWMW 2019: Cascading Style Guides: Finding Evidence For Editorial Best Practice

IWMW 2018: You’ve Got (Too Much) Mail: Encouraging Self-Service Through Improving Content

IWMW 2017: Create effective content quickly with pair writing


For 2019 to 2020, Lauren has been a member of the Institutional Web Management Workshop (IWMW) Advisory Group. IWMW is a conference dedicated to bringing together digital professionals in higher education to network and share best practice.

IWMW 2020 Advisory Group

IWMW 2019 Advisory Group