Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171
Loughborough University

Mathematics Education Centre

Centre Staff


Professor Matthew Inglis

Professor of Mathematical Cognition

Tel +44 (0)1509 22 8213

Location SCH.0.31 (Schofield Building)


I completed my undergraduate (BSc Mathematics) and postgraduate (MSc Mathematics Education, PhD Education) studies at the University of Warwick. Following a period as a Research Fellow at the Learning Sciences Research Institute in Nottingham, I took up a lectureship in Loughborough in 2008.

Research areas

  • Mathematical thinking and reasoning
  • Numerical cognition
  • Mathematical explanation
  • Reading mathematics

External activities

  • Editorial Boards: Educational Studies in Mathematics, International Journal of Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education, Research in Mathematics Education.
  • Honorary Research Fellow, Learning Sciences Research Institute, University of Nottingham.


  • MEC Research Coordinator.