About me

Ben Yudkin

Ben Yudkin

Ben Yudkin studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University before doing a doctorate in genetics at Oxford University. He has over 20 years of experience as a tutor, lecturer, educational advisor, author and editor.

Ben is the author of the handbook Critical Reading: Making sense of research papers in life sciences and medicine. He is also author, co-author or editor of numerous books on science and mathematics, mostly for the educational market.

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Educational consultancy

Ben Yudkin taught genetics and laboratory techniques to undergraduate and postgraduate students at Oxford University between 1992 and 2008. In 2007 he was appointed Learning Development Adviser to Oxford University.

Ben is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and is available for consultancy, curriculum development and production of teaching resources.

Writing and editing

Ben Yudkin has written and edited several secondary school textbooks in sciences and mathematics. He is author of Critical Reading: Making sense of research papers in life sciences and medicine, a handbook for professionals, academics and graduate students on the interpretation of scientific research.

He is a member of the Society of Authors.

Publications design

Ben Yudkin is Publications Consultant for the NGO Rights and Accountability in Development. He designed their logo as well as a number of publications, including the 2013 book Asset Laundering and AIM: Congo, corporate misconduct and the market value of human rights.

He has produced teaching materials for higher education as well as a number of books for private clients.


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