Andrew Pickford


​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​Position:​Lecturer, Education Studies
​School:​Cardiff School of Education
​ Telephone:​029 2020 5590
​Room No:​B116



Research Interests:
• Education Policy in Wales and the UK
• Regulation and Inspection of Education
• Education and the Poverty Gap

• Economics and Education


Andrew trained as a secondary ​mathematics teacher at Swansea University in 2004, after leaving schools he has spent time working in policy, performance in projects across the public sector within healthcare, housing and education. Since 2009, Andrew has worked for the School of Education as project manager for the South East Wales Centre for Teacher Education and Training, a partnership between Cardiff Metropolitan University and the University of South Wales. In 2014, he joined the team as a lecturer in education studies.