Dr Joanne Thompson

BSc, PGCE, DPhil

Senior Lecturer in Primary Science Education

School of Education, Humanities and Languages

Joanne Thompson

Teaching and supervision

Modules taught


  • BA Work based (PTE) – Science


  • PGCE (primary) Developing Professional Practice
  • PGCE (primary) Science BA
  • (PTE) – Science


Further details

Academic qualifications

  • BSc Molecular Biology (University of Bath)
  • DPhil Molecular Biology (University of Oxford)
  • PGCE KS2/3 with science specialism (University of Cambridge)

Other professional responsibilities

Joanne has taught at a range of primary schools. During her time as a teacher she has taken on a number of leadership roles including science co-ordinator, Gifted and Talented co-ordinator and Leading Teacher, PSHE co-ordinator and KS2 co-ordinator. Before joining Oxford Brookes, she worked as a class teacher with Teaching and Learning Responsibility (TLR).