Computing Education Research Centre (CERC) is staffed by:

CERC Coordinator: Carla Cretan
CERC Administrator: Erk Gunce

Contact Carla and Erk at


The founding academic members of CERC are:

Department of Informatics
  • Professor Michael Kolling (CERC Lead)
  • Dr Steffen Zchaler
  • Dr Elizabeth Sklar
  • Dr Neil Brown
School of Education, Communication and Society
  • Dr Sue Sentance
  • Professor Lulu Healy
  • Professor Alan Cribb
  • Dr Mary Webb
Department of Digital Humanities
  • Dr Mark Cote
  • Dr Jennifer Pybus

External partners

Simon Humphreys, Computing At School
Professor Paul Curzon, Queen Mary University of London
Dr William Marsh, Queen Mary University of London

Researchers and PhD students

Amjad AlTadmri, Researcher, Informatics
Davin McCall, Researcher, Informatics
Hamza Hamza, Researcher, Informatics
Alex Hadwen-Bennett, PhD student, ECS
Maria Kallia,  PhD student, ECS
Jane Waite, PhD student, QMUL