Neil McCormick

Educational Technology Policy Officer


Neil joined Information Services in February 2017.  Before this, he worked in the Medical School's teaching and admissions offices, in Student Recruitment and Admissions, as a Warden in the student accommodation, and as a researcher in computer vision and image processing both in the School of Informatics and at Heriot-Watt University.


  • PhD in signal and image processing (Heriot-Watt University, 2001)
  • MSc Information Technology (Heriot-Watt University, 1996)
  • BSc (Hons) Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics (Heriot-Watt University, 1993)

Responsibilities & affiliations

  • Support development of academic policies for educational technologies, such as lecture recording.
  • Ensure policies comply with relevant legislation and existing policy.
  • Maintain awareness of developments within the sector.