Mal Leicester Nottingham University, UK
Prof Mal Leicester is Emeritus Professor at the University of Nottingham where she held the chair of adult learning and teaching. She was responsible for monitoring departmental assessments (criteria and consistency). She marked assignments at all levels both as an internal and an external Examiner and for the work of graduate and postgraduate students and supervised student dissertations and theses in philosophy, multicultural education, moral education, ethical issues and inclusive education.
Previously Mal was Senior Lecturer in continuing education at the University of Warwick. She has been a secondary school teacher, was the county of Avon's advisor for multicultural education and the director of a community organisation in Birmingham.
Mal has written a variety of educational books and papers including, most recently, Can I tell you about Tourette Syndrome?, a guide for friends, family and professionals.