Susi Sahmland

Staff details

Position Senior Lecturer
Department Educational Studies
Email S.Sahmland (
Phone +44 (0)20 020 7919 7325
Susi Sahmland

Susi Sahmland is a Senior Lecturer in Education at Goldsmiths, University of London. She leads the School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) programme and the Primary Languages element of the PGCE. She received her MA in Leadership in Education from the Institute of Education in 2013 and her research interests are in Primary Languages and specifically the implementation of the new curriculum since 2014. Susi is a trained coach and has supported colleagues across many departments, building on her experience of teaching German, Spanish and French from KS1 to KS5 in central London school for 22 years, latterly as Head of Faculty.


Senior Lecturer in Education
Programme Leader of SCITT programme
Co-ordinator for Primary Languages