Andy Tattersall

Andy Tattersall is an Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR). Andy writes, teaches and gives talks about digital academia, technology, scholarly communications, open research, web and information science, apps, altmetrics and social media. In particular, their application for research, teaching, learning, knowledge management and collaboration. Andy’s interest in technology resulted in him also exploring how technology impacts on our ability to work efficiently and ways to negate it, including using innovative apps and websites. Andy received a Senate Award from The University of Sheffield’ for his pioneering work on MOOCs in 2013 and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Andy was named in Jisc’s Top 10 Social Media Superstars for 2017. He is also a member of the Cilip Multi Media and Information Technology Committee (MmIT) and a member of the UKSG Events and Education Committee. Andy edited a book on Altmetrics for Facet Publishing which is aimed at researchers and librarians.