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Commitee Members

Lynne McClure

Mrs Lynne McClure

Mrs Lynne McClure


Lynne is Director of Cambridge Mathematics and PI on the Government funded A-level project Underground Mathematics. Previous roles include Director of NRICH, also based in the University’s Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Principal Lecturer and PGCE course leader at two leading UK Universities and Headteacher of a small primary school.

Lynne chaired the teams which advised ministers on the content of the new mathematics National Curriculum and was a member of ACME from 2009 to 2013. She is a Chartered Maths Teacher and an invited Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA). Lynne sits on the advisory board of several large UK and European mathematics projects and the Royal Society Partnership Grants Panel.

She was President of the Mathematical Association in 2014/15, and is Executive Chair of International Society for Design and Development in Education (ISDDE) from January 2017. Lynne is the author or editor of many books and articles, and is well known as a conference speaker and professional development lead.


Mathematical Futures Programme Board (MFP)February 2020 - January 2024Member
Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education (ACME)February 2017 - December 2019Member
Partnership Grants Allocating PanelJanuary 2017 - December 2022Member
Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education (ACME)January 2010 - August 2013Member
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