Amber Thomas

Amber leads the Academic Technology team in IT Services at the University of Warwick. The team supports and develops the use of technologies in teaching and research.

Amber has worked in ICT in education for 20 years. At Jisc she was Assistant Coordinator for Information Strategies, and at Becta she worked on National Grid for Learning and then the Ferl FE information service. After a stint as project manager at Worcester University she moved to Jisc as a programme manager focussed on open access and open educational resources. She moved to Warwick in December 2012. She is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Amber has managed projects, services and change initiatives at an institutional and national level, and is always happy to share her experiences.