Emer AllanWe’re Stuart and Emer Allan. We met while Stuart Allanstudying publishing in Aberdeen in 1998, and now live in the Scottish Borders with our three young children.

Between us, we have over 25 years’ experience in print and digital publishing.

Stuart has an MA in English Literature and has worked in-house for Queen’s University Belfast, Wiley-Blackwell and Edinburgh Business School. He’s also studying part-time for an MSc in digital education at the University of Edinburgh.

Emer has a BA in English and Politics, and has worked as an editor for Blackstaff Press in Belfast, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and Wiley-Blackwell.

We both have Postgraduate Diplomas in Publishing and trained at the Publishing Training Centre in London.

Subject specialisms

  • Digital education.
  • Literature, politics, history and language.
  • Ethnicity and nationalism.
  • Course materials: secondary, further, higher, distance learning.
  • Sport: particularly football and GAA.