Liz Sheen

Job Role
Senior Lecturer in Education (Early Years)


Liz Sheen is Programme Leader for Childhood Studies. Previous to joining the Childhood and Families team at Wrexham Glyndŵr University, Liz trained as a Primary School Teacher and has worked extensively abroad in higher education and training roles with adult learners. 

Most recently, Liz worked in a development/support role for the National Childminding Association. At Wrexham Glyndŵr University, Liz works towards supporting childcare practitioners/non-traditional students to access higher education, including access to a fully supported e-learning programme.


She holds a B.Ed (Hons) in Primary Education, an MA in Applied Linguistics, a H.E Diploma in Adult Training and Development and most recently a Postgraduate Certificate in E-Learning.

The focus of her PhD research looks at the perceptions of practitioners towards the use of technology with the under 5s.


BA (Hons) Childhood Studies

FdA Childhood Studies