Dr John M. Ostrowick
HdipEd (Phys.Sci.) MA (Phil.) (WITS) PhD (UCT)
I have consulted, or consult currently, for:
I’ve done a wide variety of things, including:
- Science Teaching & community work (1991-1994)
- Office/DTP work (1993-1994)
- Unix and Mac system administration (1995-2008), Wits University
- Research (Philosophy, Education, ICT: 2004 ongoing)
- Lecturing (Operating Systems, NBN and Wits, 2003-2007, some Web & Linux, Napier and Edinburgh Unis 2009, also Philosophy, 2015-16)
- Running my own company, 2010-2016
- Helping organise ICP 2012 (for IUPsyS, 2012)
- Government (Basic Education: 2013-present)
- Consulting for NECT (2015)
- PhD (UCT/Edinburgh).
I’ve done many more things than this, including exhibiting artworks and writing a large number of books, available on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk.
I have reviewed academic journal articles for SACJ (South African Computer Journal) and SAJP (the South African Journal of Philosophy), as well as the Cambridge Journal of Religious Studies. I have also done some editing and review for the International Journal of Psychology under the auspices of ICP 2012.
I’ve also published a number of academic journal articles, available on Researchgate and Academia.edu
My skills are mostly around education and ICT. This webpage is not representative; I prefer to keep it minimal.
- HTML, CSS
- MySQL, PHP
- Abstract reasoning/Logic