Dr Mike Wride
BSc, MA jo, MEd, PhD, FHEA (UK)
Facilitation & Consulting
Through Learning With Creativity Mike can provide your organization with bespoke workshops as well as seminar/webinar facilitation in contemplative, transformative and creative teaching & learning. Given his transdisciplinary approach, he is also well qualified to facilitate across boundaries to help dissolve disciplinary silos and promote communication and co-operation between members of your organization.
Mike can also leverage his extensive curriculum development expertise (online and face to face), including advising on assessment, evaluation & feedback approaches to suit your requirements. He can also apply his many years of experience as a scientific research group leader, manager and mentor.
Mike also has extensive experience of international higher education, particularly in Canada (where he carried out his PhD and two post-docs) and in transnational educational development in India (through his role in a collaboration between Trinity College Dublin and Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET) between 2016 and 2020).
Please feel free to email email@example.com to discuss potential educational projects that Mike might be able to help you with.
"Connect - Communicate - Collaborate - Contemplate - Create"
“Thank you so much for the fascinating workshop today. I learned a lot from it thanks to the great coaching and materials received.”
“Many thanks for the opportunity to undertake this course. It was fantastic. Special thanks to Mike Wride who was a great teacher.”
“I would like to thank Dr. Mike Wride for the various modules he delivered. I found his delivery incredibly inspiring!"
2021: Goethe and the language of holistic science: Learning to see, seeing to learn
Webinar: Journeys of Transformation in Science, Education & Life: Heeding ‘The Call’
2020-2021: Sligo Institute of Technology/Ulster-Connacht Alliance:
Writing of Postgraduate Research Manual and Personal Development for Researchers Manual
In collaboration with Prof Anne Jordan, Waterford Institute of Technology
2019: Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Masters in Teaching & learning:
One Day Workshop on Developing Creativity in Educational Practice
2018: Innovation Academy (now Tangent), TCD:
Online curriculum development: Theories of Design and Innovation
2016-2017: University College of Teacher Education-Pädagogische Hochschule Vorarlberg, Feldkirch, Austria
Creative thinking in Education
Design thinking and Complexity
2014-2017: Schumacher College, Totnes, Devon, U.K. MSc Holistic Science.
Chaos & Complexity module (with Philip Franses)
Creativity in science
MSc Dissertation Supervision