John Hooper

John Hooper

Marine Learning Alliance Ltd


Associate Head for the School of Marine Science and Engineering with resposibilities for quality assurance on international programme delivery.

Lecturer on the Navigation and Marine Science programme.

Member of the Geomatics Research Group.

Liaison lecturer for accredited Royal Navy programmes at HMS Collingwood, Portsmouth.


Master Mariner (Class 1), 1982

MSc International Shipping, 1995

Professional membership

Fellow of the Nautical Institute.
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Roles on external bodies

Member of the Nautical Institute's Council Professional Development Committee

Teaching interests

Marine topics relating to:

- Coastal and ocean position fixing

- Collision avoidance

- Meteorology

Research interests

Marine interests relating to:

- Marine collision avoidance

- Automatic Identification Systems

- Voyage Data Recording

- Use of simulation in higher education