OnlineEd 2022

Now the firmly established global event for online learning and teaching



Dr Nicola Patterson

Senior Lecturer in Executive Education

Newcastle University Business School

Nicola is a Senior Lecturer in Executive Education at Newcastle University Business School and Degree Programme Director for the MSc Strategic Leadership and Level 7 Senior Leader Apprenticeship.

Nicola’s research interests focus on leadership, entrepreneurship, and gender with small business, having previously published papers in the International Small Business JournalInternational Journal for Entrepreneurial Behavior and Research, and Gender in Management: An International Journal and European Journal of Training and Development as well as co-authoring a book chapter on the experiences of women senior leaders and another on diversity.

Nicola is also the co-founder of Gender and Entrepreneurship North East (GENE), a collaborative space for researchers, policy makers and practitioners to progress issues of gender and other categories of social difference in entrepreneurship in the North East of England.

Nicola has a current interest in developing inclusive pedagogic methods for executive education learners.


An Online Event

What others say

[The] HS OnlineEd event provided me with food for thought for the future of my own online space for the diversity of students that I engage with.

Sabrina Kavanagh
Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland

A very insightful Teaching and Learning conference for the Online environment!!! This was for me the most enjoyable virtual conference since the start of online conferences.

Mapitsi Thantsha
University of Pretoria, South Africa

HS OnlineEd 2021 conference gave me a rare opportunity to connect with colleagues as well as providers of online educational tools. As a result, I am better able to navigate the fast-changing world of modern university education.

Nick Zubanov
University of Konstanz, Germany