Meet the Team

The College Connect Team

James Moohan - College Connect Development Officer

James Moohan joined College Connect in 2018 following several years working in various roles within Further and Higher Education. James is a former college student who holds an Honours degree in Social Sciences (Politics with Sociology). Prior to joining College Connect, James was responsible for the delivery of one of GCU’s EU funded projects, focusing on student mobility, widening access and the development of a transnational training methodology. James role within College Connect is to support the development of recruitment and conversion activity as well as providing transition support to college entrants at key stages as part of our long-thin induction model.

Farah McAdam - College Connect Development Officer

Farah began working with the College Connect Team in December 2020, making the change from a career in Engineering due to an increasing interest in Widening Participation within the Further and Higher Education sectors. She holds an Honours Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Glasgow, and has been actively involved in educational and outreach activites throughout her career, with a particular focus on children and young people into STEM. As a member of the College Connect Team, Farah is responsible for supporting both young people and adults returning to education as they make the transition from college to university, through acting as a first point of contact, the development of innovative online learning resources, and through the development and organisation of recruitment, conversion and transition activities and events.