Dr Claire McAvinia is currently seconded part-time to the National Forum as an Educational Developer. Since 2013, Claire has worked in the Learning, Teaching and Technology Centre (LTTC) at TU Dublin, teaching and supervising on the LTTC’s accredited programmes. Previously she was Learning Technologist at Maynooth University, and also worked in teaching and learning development at UCL and the University of Surrey in the UK. Claire recently completed a two-year term as Chair of the Educational Developers in Ireland Network (EDIN). She is a Fellow of the UK Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA) and the UK Higher Education Academy. Her interests are in academic professional development, open education, and digital literacies.