IOP in Scotland education committee

The IOP education committee for Scotland is a sub-committee of the education board and has a formal reporting channel via the board to council.

The chair of the committee is a member of the education board and the committee advises the education board in the areas of education and higher education at school, college and university level in Scotland. The committee takes specific responsibility for monitoring the Institute’s programmes of activity relating to education and, where appropriate, advising the education board.

Members of the IOP Education Committee for Scotland (February 2013)

Professor Jim Hough (Chair)Scottish Universities Physics Alliance
Sinclair McKenzieThurso High School
Nick HoodKirkcaldy High School
Sohail NoorBarrhead High School
Martyn CrawshawMillburn Academy
Dick OrrArmadale Academy
Sean DuffyMadras College
Avril MannersScottish Universities Physics Alliance


Stuart FarmerRobert Gordon’s College, Aberdeen
Ronna MontgomeryBearsden Academy
Gregor SteeleSSERC
Paul ChambersStrathclyde University – Jordanhill
Allan ColquhounSELEX ES
Iain GlennieLarkhall Academy, South Lanarkshire


Gordon DoigEducation Manager Scotland
Rhona Goss (Council Member)Monifieth High School, Angus
Alison McLureNational Officer for Scotland

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