Patrick William Killeen B.Sc.(Hons.) M.Sc.
February 2004 – Present: Web Administration Support Officer, Pfizer Ltd. I am part of the Intranet Services Group (ISG), which is responsible for running intranet systems at Pfizers Sandwich site. My role involves:
May 2002 - February 2004: Information Officer, JISC Regional Support Centre South East (RSC-SE). This was a varied role in a small team providing technical and curriculum ICT support to colleges in the Southeast. My duties included:
June 2000 - August 2001: Information Analyst, netdecisions Ltd, London. I was part of the Knowledge Management Team in a global e-commerce consultancy, my responsibilities included:
September 1997 - July 1998: The Orchard School, Canterbury. Volunteer learning support assistant in the top junior class of a special school for children with learning and behaviour difficulties.
September 1996 - August 1997: Self-employed. I developed a viable plan for a business providing training in rational communication skills with help from the Prince's Youth Business Trust and training and support from Kent TEC and South Kent College.
July 1994 - September 1996. I completed a part time MSc by research, attended a part time training course in Teaching in Adult and Further Education and carried out voluntary work in the Orchard School and in a drop in centre for people with mental health problems.
December 1992 - June 1994: Imperial Security LTD, London. Supervisor of an international bank's night security team.
July 1991 - December 1992: Eurotech Security LTD, London. Retail security officer.
Postgraduate Certificate in Technical Authorship. January 2001 - December 2003 (part time): Sheffield Hallam University. A correspondence course aimed at practising technical and business communicators which covered both academic research and advanced vocational training in all aspects of technical and business communication.
M.Sc. in Information Systems. September 1998 - August 1999: Canterbury Christ Church College. An intensive course covering: management information systems; systems analysis and development; application programming; relational databases; and designing and testing systems for usability.
Research M.Sc. in History, Philosophy and Social Relations of Science. January 1993 - December 1995 (part-time): Kent University. Based on a thesis I wrote for an interdisciplinary audience that examined the nature of mathematics.
B.Sc.(Hons.) in Mathematics and Philosophy. October 1988 - June 1991: Kent University.
Helpdesk Workshop. July 2002: JISC RSC UK, Bristol.
Language Concepts for User Interface Design. June 2000: Virtual seminar.
Enterprise Training. April 1997 - August 1997: South Kent College.
Teaching in Further and Adult Education. January 1996 - December 1996 (part-time). Canterbury College.
Introduction to philosophical enquiry in education. May 1995 - June 1995: Centre for Philosophy with Children.
Certificate in Counselling Skills. October 1993 - July 1994: Central School of Counselling and Therapy, London.