Mr Brian Mather
Senior E-Learning Developer
The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies
Easter Bush Campus
- Post code
- EH25 9RG
Brian is a key member of the Digital Education Unit at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Medicine. He is responsible for eLearning development and guidance for all Online Postgraduate Programmes. He has worked in online education since 2009 previously with the University of the Highlands and Islands and now well and truly establishing his place in at the University of Edinburgh.
Prior to his move into education Brian was an exhibition designer, a furniture designer, graphic designer and web designer. Developing a unique blend of skills harnessed to create engaging and innovative learning materials for students.
Recent projects include:
- DYNAMED Student Led Creation of a Dynamic Media Library
- Google Glass as a teaching aid for clinical skills training
- 3D Printing for anatomy teaching and spacial ability
- Augmented Reality to supplement printed teaching materials.
- Virtual Reality simulations
- Game based learning
- Digital Environments for Online Students
Bachelor of Science, Napier University, Edinburgh
Responsibilities & affiliations
Academic Support , PG Teaching Admin, IS/IT Support
CARNEVALE- Objects Designed for Pigs
Non-textual form › Artefact (Published)
Innovations in Blended Learning : An insight into Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Video What we do and what we aspire to do.
Contribution to conference › Other (Published)
DYNAMED - A Students Perspective
Contribution to conference › Poster (Published)
Learning in the third dimension
Veterinary Record, vol. 176, no. 14
Contribution to journal › Article (Published)