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Maths Department

  • Paul Chipman

    Paul Chipman

    Head of Mathematics

    Paul Chipman

    Paul graduated from Leeds University in 1985 with a BSc in Mathematics.  He continued his academic career at Manchester University where he completed a PhD in computational fluid dynamics. Following his research work at Manchester University, Paul and his wife spent three years in Japan where he worked for Komatsu as a research engineer. They returned to the UK in 1992.

    After working at Cheltenham College from 1994-2011 as a teacher of Mathematics and head of general Studies, Paul decided to travel again and took up a Head of Maths role at a leading International School in Shanghai.

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  • Ben Nakagaki

    Ben Nakagaki

    Teacher of Mathematics

    Ben Nakagaki

    Ben enjoys teaching Mathematics to young learners and have taught over 20 different courses.  He taught in America for 12 years and in China for the last three years and continue to try to grow as an educator.  Whether it is Year 13 or Year 7, an advanced course or remedial, Ben  does his best to grow each student and help them get to where they need to be. He has a history of sound IB and IGCSE results and received various awards in America.

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  • Dominic Parker

    Dominic Parker

    Teacher of Mathematics

    Dominic Parker

    After studying Mathematics at University in the United Kingdom, Dominic started preparing himself for a career in education. He first started teaching in Guangzhou in China and taught English to students at all ages, from pre-school age up to adults. After teaching for a year at Jinan University in Guangdong he decided to return to the UK to qualify as a Secondary School teacher. 

    After 5 successful years at a Secondary school in Lancashire Dominic has decided to move himself and his family back to China.  They are all incredible excited by NAIS Pudong and are looking forward to starting their new lives in Shanghai.

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