End of an Era

Well, the time is nearly here. The OU offered what was called ELVS – Employee Led Voluntary Severance last year and all were invited to apply. Not everyone who applied was successful, but I was. The last possible date for leaving was July 31st 2019, and here we are 0 only 2 days to go.

It is quite an exciting time. I will retain an association with the OU via their Honorary Associate status so I can continue writing papers with friends and colleagues. However I have new things in mind. It’s been a great 13 years.

Here is a photo of Rebecca and me from 2008 when we were both finishing off our PhDs, prior to joining the OU staff. It is over 10 years old, but I don’t think we’ve changed all that much. 🙂

About Gill

Having worked as a Research Fellow with the Institute of Educational Technology at the Open University, I have now semi-retired but retained my association with the OU as an Honorary Associate.
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