Kyle is currently reading for a DPhil in Education. Prior to joining Jesus College, Kyle completed a MSc in Child Development and Education at Blackfriars. Kyle’s professional background is in special educational needs. Before arriving at Oxford, Kyle held the position of teaching fellow for the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues at the University of Birmingham.
Kyle is interested in quantitative methods in education research, and in pupils’ intrapersonal (situation-specific) learning experiences. Kyle is also interested in metacognition, specifically self-regulation of learning and performance.
Role of the Assistant Junior Dean
As Assistant Junior Dean, Kyle holds dual responsibility for students’ non-academic discipline and welfare, and also serves on a number of College committees. He acts as a liaison between the student body and the administration, and encourages students to contact him with any and all of their concerns – he is happy to provide assistance or refer to other College officers who are better able to help.