Lynne is the Director of Cambridge Mathematics, a University-wide programme bringing together the expertise of the University’s Mathematics and Education Faculties, Cambridge Assessment and Cambridge University Press to develop a research-based tool to design connected curricula, classroom tasks, assessments and professional development.
Lynne has had a varied career in mathematics education, with experience which ranges from headship of a small primary school to Principal Lecturer and course leader at Oxford Brookes and Edinburgh Universities and Director of the prestigious NRICH project, also based at the University of Cambridge. She is the author or editor of many books and articles, and is well known as a conference speaker and professional development lead.
Amongst membership of many advisory groups, Lynne contributes to national policy through her membership of the Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education. She is currently Executive Chair of ISDDE and a past president of the Mathematical Association.