Gill Burgess

Learning Developer

Professional Role

Gill is one of the student learning advisors for LUMS and works with students on a range of study issues. Her aim is to help students in LUMS develop as independent and effective learners.

Gill offers regular drop-in sessions, runs workshops and courses, and provides one-to-one tutorials for students who are referred by their department, tutor, college, LUSU or Student Based Services. She is a member of the LUMS Effective Learning Team, and focuses mainly on support for postgraduate students.

Gill co-ordinates the Academic Writing Zone in LUMS.

You can find details of learning development and study advice provision, including the times and venues for classes, drop-ins and the Academic Writing Zone, on the LUMS Effective Learning Moodle site: or you can email Gill on