Head of Mandarin: Eve Du

Eve is Head of Mandarin in the Senior School. Her first degree was in Law from Beijing Normal University. After taking ten years to work at a local senior high school in Beijing, she completed MA of Education at  Macquarie University, in Sydney and later a post-graduate TESOL certificate at the same university. Eve has […]

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Head of Well-being: Isabel Nixon

Izzy attended Marlborough College, Wiltshire, before graduating from Bristol University with a degree in Biology and Physiology. Having completed a graduate year at MCM, Izzy completed her PGCE through the University of Buckingham and has been a member of the Common Room since 2014, teaching Biology and and Sports Science, and since 2018 leading the […]

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Head of Modern European Languages, French and Spanish: Gillian Cowie

Gillian is looking forward to leading the European Languages department. Before coming to MCM, she spent 12 years as Head of Modern Languages in a large school in the UK. She has a wealth of experience of teaching and leadership having led two languages faculties, taught French, Spanish and German in the UK, Kenya and […]

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Head of University & Careers Guidance: Judith Paulinn

Judith is from New Zealand and a graduate of the University of Canterbury. She has a wealth of experience teaching English and EAL in international schools to IGCSE and IB and advising pupils on higher education at institutions throughout the world. Her current position in the very high-achieving International School Bangalore is Deputy Principal University […]

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Head of Geography: Alex Duncan

Since 2013 Alex has taught Geography at Shiplake College, an HMC boarding and day school in Henley-on-Thames, where he is also a Housemaster and coaches rugby, football and cricket. Educated at Dulwich College, Alex graduated in Geography from Bath and immediately completed his teaching qualifications, although he worked for Sky Sports for a year before […]

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Head of Drama: Jason Hudson

After graduating from Manchester with a BA in Creative Arts, Jason worked in scenic design in a small theatre and was employed as a Youth Theatre Leader, eventually running a theatre company in Manchester for 10 years as artistic director. He completed his PGCE at the University of Wales and has been Head of Department […]

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Head of Malay: Mrs Renuka Chandran

Renuka Chandran is passionate and enthusiastic teacher who is currently the Head of Malay Department in Marlborough College Malaysia. Graduating with a First Class honours degree in Management from Universiti Sains Malaysia, she excelled in Malay language and literature as a part of her course. Upon graduation she pursued her career in human resource serving […]

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Head of French: Miss Florence Pelat

Florence is originally from Paris and graduated from the University of Sheffield and the University of Paris (XII). She taught in England for 5 years before taking her career abroad at Garden International School, Malaysia, Singapore, Qatar and finally joined Marlborough College Malaysia 2 years ago. She is widely experienced in teaching both Primary and […]

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Head of Religious Studies: Charlie Inskip

Charlie graduated from the University of Kent at Canterbury with a BA Joint Honours in Drama and Theology & Religious Studies. Her first teaching position was in rural Wiltshire before moving to the Middle East where she taught in Kuwait before taking on the role of Head of Department in St Christopher’s School, Bahrain.  A […]

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Head of Psychology: Shelley Swift

Shelley has joined MCM as Head of Psychology having assumed the role previously at Dulwich College, Shanghai.  A graduate of UWE with a BSC in Psychology and an MA in Educational Leadership at Bath Spa.  Shelley has over ten years experience teaching Psychology and is an IB specialist, as both an experienced IB Diploma Coordinator […]

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