Dan Wray

Lecturer in Primary Education

Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education


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Dan was appointed Lecturer in Education at the University of Hull in 2012.

He taught in primary schools for 15 years and worked within senior leadership teams in a number of schools.

Dan worked as a Key Stage 2 Coordinator and co-ordinated mathematics, science, gifted and talented provision, and curriculum development. He also worked as a literacy leader for a local authority.

During his role as deputy headteacher in a primary school, he completed an MSc in Leadership and Learning.

Dan also worked as an associate lecturer on the University's MEd Programme, leading to an increasingly interest in higher education.



Research Interests

  • The role of partnership working between schools in raising educational standards at the individual school and system-wide levels


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Foundation 1 and 2
  • Teaching and Learning 3
  • Research Module
  • Science through Technology

Teaching awards and accolades

  • PGCE (Bradford)
  • FHEA

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BSc Hons (Sunderland)
  • MSc (Hull)