skip to primary navigation skip to content

Donald McIntyre

Professor Donald McIntyre - former member of Faculty

Donald McIntyre died in 2007; for further information please visit our news archive.

Senior Research Associate

M.A. (Honours Maths and Natural Philosophy) University of Edinburgh
M.Ed. University of Edinburgh

Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations
British Educational Research Association
Scottish Educational Research Association


Previously Acting Head of University Department and Institute of Education, 1996-97; Head of School of Education, 1997-2001; Head of Faculty of Education, 2001-2002. Retired 2004, currently employed by Faculty on 20% basis. Life Fellow of Hughes Hall. Previous career included seventeen years at Stirling University, Reader in Education, 1977-85, and Reader in Educational Studies, Oxford University, 1986-1995. Major career interest in teachers, teaching and teacher education.

Academic Area/Links

Teaching, Learning and Schooling

Research Topics

Teacher professionalism
School-university partnerships
Classroom teaching
Initial teacher education

Current Research Projects

Teacher Status Project
TLRP Pupil Consultation Project
Learning without Limits ESRC Seminar Series
Cambridge Bursary Evaluation Project
School-University Partnership for Educational Research
Developing Expertise of Beginning Teachers


1969 (with A Morrison) Teachers and Teaching Penguin
1971 (with A Morrison) Schools and Socialization Penguin
1977 (with G Macleod and R Griffiths) Investigations of Microteaching Croom Helm
1993 (with S Brown) Making Sense of Teaching Open University Press
1993 (with H Hagger and K Burn) School Mentor Handbook Kogan Page
1996 (with P Cooper) Effective Teaching and Learning: Teacher and Pupil Perspectives Open University Press
2004 (with S Hart, A Dixon and M J Drummond) Learning without Limits Open University Press
2004 (with M Arnot, D Pedder and D Reay) Consultation in the Classroom Pearson Publishing
2006 (with C McLaughlin, K. Black-Hawkins, S Brindley and K Taber) Researching Schools Routledge
2007 (with H Hagger) Learning Teaching from Teachers Open University Press
2007 (with J Rudduck) Improving Learning through Pupil Consultation Routledge