Reader in Childhood Studies
Jane is particularly interested in researching cultural aspects of childhood and media/technology. She has extensive experience using a variety of qualitative research methods including discourse analysis.
Senior Lecturer/Programme Director
Inderjit has delivered teaching and learning across a range of modules on professional social work programmes including Social Work Theory and Method, Law, Values and Ethics, Sociology, Child Protection, Mental Health and Inter professional practice during the last 10 years as a Senior Lecturer in Social Work. She has also...
Senior Lecturer in English
I am currently seconded to BCU for 12 months from a local primary school. I have been a primary school teacher for fourteen years and have taught across all the year groups in the primary age range. I have been a member of SLT for several years and have coordinated a variety of subjects and phases.
PGCE Primary and Early Years Education Course Director
Having completed a Science degree, Paul undertook a PGCE and qualified in 1990. He has always led Science within school in addition to his teaching and leadership commitments. Alongside this he developed his skills in whole school leadership, leading year groups and phases within school. This range of experience enabled Paul...
PhD Student / Assistant Lecturer
Mary-Rose's research and teaching background comes from 13 years of teaching ESOL and Family Learning in an Adult Education context to adults from diverse migrant contexts, including refugees and asylum seekers. As part of her PhD research, she is currently voluntary teaching in two third-sector refugee venues in Birmingham. ...
Senior Lecturer in Primary Education/Primary and Early Years Partnership Manager/School of Education Health and Safety Coordinator
My association with the then University of Central England in Birmingham started in November 1997 when I was interviewed at Westbourne Road for the four year BA (Hons) in Primary Education with QTS course which I started in September 1998 and successfully completed with First Class Honours in June 2002. I commenced my...
Senior Lecturer in Science
In 1979 I completed a degree in Environmental Science which equipped me to teach science at a secondary level. I taught science in a Sandwell secondary school for eight years up until the National Curriculum took centre stage in our education system. At this time local authorities began to create teams to support primary...
Senior Lecturer in Early Years Education
I have been teaching in Primary and Early Years for many years. After some years as Foundation Stage manager in an Infant school, I became an advisory teacher in Peterborough, during which time I completed my MA in Early Years Education at the London Institute of Education. I started working at Birmingham City University as...
Senior Lecturer - Geography
Paul is the PGCE Secondary Geography Subject Leader and Geography Tutor at Birmingham City University. Paul has taught Geography in secondary schools since completing a B.Ed(Hons) in Geography education and has been responsible for developing a range of whole school policies including Teaching and Learning policy as an...
Senior Lecturer in Early Years
Carole trained as a teacher and taught in a range of primary schools before taking a career break to focus on family. During that time, she worked with Pre-School Playgroup Association (PPA) both as a playgroup leader and Chair of the District Association. On returning to full time work, she worked across the primary school...