Jennifer works as an Open Learning Research Associate for the Centre for Online learning at IT Sligo, in the North West of Ireland. She is currently working on a variety of Open Learning Projects which mainly focus on the Theme of 'Transitions'. Her main project is a Transition MOOC designed for Secondary School students which is being developed within Moodle using Gilly Salmons five-stage pedagogical model. She is also working as part of the development group in conjunction with Epegium and other colleges and universities in the development of a suite of online courses which are also based around Transitioning students and Blended Learning.
Jennifer has worked as previously as an e-tutor and enjoys designing and developing content, researching new technologies and using them within her projects.