Ian Edgington

Technician/Demonstrator (Chester Parkgate Road campus)

Ian has a BSc in Web and Media, an MSc in Information Systems and an extensive background working in multimedia. He has a particular interest in the field of usability: his Master’s dissertation was entitled "Using touch-screen mobile devices to create human-centred user interfaces for use in midi capable applications."


BSc Web and Media

MSc Information Systems


Before joining the University Ian followed a career in media development where he gained skills in video editing, photo manipulation, sound recording and sequencing, and web-based programming.

Ian can often be found hurtling down a hillside on his mountain bike, sampling the local ale trails, listening to random bands or watching sports and foreign dramas.



He has previously taught at FE colleges throughout the North West to HND level. He currently demonstrates equipment and software to all levels at the University.

Published work

Ian’s work includes a podcast for the University of Chester Graduate School entitled ‘Publishing your work’ – this can be viewed at:



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