University of Warwick
Alan Brown has over 20 years of experience of European research in employment, education, training, guidance and career development. He was also an Associate Director (with responsibilities for workplace learning and lifelong learning) of the UK's (ESRC) Teaching and Learning Research Programme from 2002-09. He was also TLRP’s international co-ordinator and had strong research links with most European countries as well as further afield. His current research focuses upon changing occupational identities, CVT, developing adaptability in the labour market, qualifications development, skill formation, organisational performance, and supporting knowledge sharing and development and learning in professional communities of practice.