Our staff

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  • Dr Tina Collins

    Senior Teaching Fellow

    Tina is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Initial Teacher Training. Her  responsibilities include planning and delivering ITT in Secondary English on the Teach First programme through face-to-face seminars, school visits and newly, webinars. Tina works mainly in the East of England. Her experience also includes training and...

  • Vanessa (Fengqiao) Cui

    Research Fellow

    Vanessa joined CSPACE in August 2016 as a research assistant, working mainly in the area of higher education learning and teaching. Since joining BCU, her main research activity has been working on a HEFCE Catalyst Fund Innovation in Learning and Teaching project with Dr. Matt O’Leary and colleagues and students in HELS on ‘ ...

  • Tracey Cutler

    Director of Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

    Tracey oversees both accredited and some non accredited CPD. Working in collaboration with the Schools and partner organisations.

  • Mrs Fiona Darby

    Senior Teaching Fellow

    Fiona spent 15 years working as an English teacher in secondary schools in Warwickshire and Oxfordshire. She was a Head of Department for 4 years, and an Assistant Head Teacher for 5 years. She has had various areas of responsibility in schools including leading whole school teaching and learning, Designated Safeguarding Lead...

  • Dr Philip Dee

    Education facilitator / AP(E)L advisor

    Philip joined the PDD in 2006 as an APEL Advisor and Education Facilitator (providing Numeracy and Academic skills). In recent years this has evolved to include statistical support in quantitative research with staff and with the teaching in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. His professional background is as a...

  • Neil Fraser Dickson

    Senior Lecturer in Primary Design and Technology and Computing

    Neil teaches on several BA/PGCE modules including primary computing, D&T and Science. He teaches about creativity and how to promote it within highly practical sessions following well established approaches to learning. He looks at the skills needed for the 21st century and ensure students are aware of the changes that are...

  • Martin Duke

    Senior Lecturer in Mathematics

    Martin completed a BEd in Mathematics at Sheffield Hallam University and began his teaching career at a Secondary school in Sandwell. He worked in a number of schools across the West Midlands, before spending 8 years at Perry Beeches School, firstly as 2 nd in Mathematics and Gifted and talented co-ordinator, before becoming...

  • Professor Martin Fautley

    Professor of Education

    Professor Martin Fautley is director of research in the school of education and social work at Birmingham City University. He has a wealth of experience in music education, both in terms of pedagogy, and of music education research. After enjoying many years as a classroom music teacher, he then undertook full-time Doctoral...

  • David Foster

    Senior Lecturer in Primary and Early Years Mathematics

    I worked in a primary school within Sandwell LEA for the first three years of my career and then moved to a Birmingham primary school as a Mathematics coordinator. After four years I went to work at Newman University College as a Senior Lecturer in Mathematics and Mathematics Education.  I worked at Newman for seven years on...

  • Amanda French

    Head of Department: Professional Development, Research and Enterprise

    Amanda has worked in higher, further, adult education and the voluntary sector for 30 years as a lecturer, writing developer and researcher and is currently employed as Head of Department: Professional Development, Research and Enterprise in the School of Education. Her PhD in Education: ‘T hrough a glass darkly”: Lecturers...

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