Remember that time as a kid you built the Millennium Falcon out of LEGO, well as it turns out those endless nights intricately putting it together piece by piece could have been your apprenticeship to one of the best jobs in the world! A LEGO Professor!
Having recently accepted £1.5 million from the Lego Foundation, the University of Cambridge is to launch a new research centre focused on “play in education, development, and learning”. Leading the development of this new centre the Professor of LEGO will champion everything LEGO and explore all elements of childhood learning.
Final sign-off on the job is expected to be announced shortly, so watch this space for further developments.