As Head of Development Research, Dan has a particular focus on increasing the social value of the Trust’s investments by building on, and commissioning, research into accessible, safe and effective uses of the internet, and through exploring the conditions for innovation that support using the internet for social good.
Dan has been actively researching education and technology for over ten years as a teacher and a researcher. Before joining Nominet Trust, Dan was the Head of Development at Futurelab, where he worked with a range of organisations to create resources to support innovative approaches to teaching and learning. His research has focused on the use of technology to support learning, with a particular focus on the processes of change and innovation. Dan is also a Fellow of the RSA.