Staff profiles

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  • David Bignell

    Programme Lead Rehabilitation Work

    David is a qualified Rehabilitation Worker and the Programme Lead for the Foundation Degree in Rehabilitation Work (Visual Impairment), the BSc (Hons) Specialist Complex Needs Rehabilitation Work top up’ degree and the BSc (Hons) Habilitation Work Working with Children and Young People course. David studied at the Guide...

  • Peter Cooke

    Senior Lecturer/Admissions Tutor

    Peter's  key experience of Rehabilitation Work arose from working in the heart of Birmingham area delivering rehabilitation assessment and training to people newly diagnosed with sight loss. This area of Birmingham was particularly challenging due to high numbers of people of working age whose sight loss was often accompanied...

  • Dr Christel de Bruijn

    Senior Lecturer and Lead for Research Development

    Christel studied Speech Technology at the University of Utrecht in The Netherlands (old style 4-year ‘doctoraal’, equivalent to Master), after which she undertook PhD research at the University of Sheffield on acoustic and perceptual parameters of voice during prolonged speaking. In 2003 she joined the Department of Speech and...

  • Lesley Ann Docherty

    Senior Lecturer

    Lesley Ann qualified in 2001 from UCE and worked at Selly Oak Hospital and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital until joining the University in 2014. She worked in the Stroke Unit and supported patients in the Burns Unit and ITU. Lesley Ann currently holds an honorary contract at a local NHS hospital.

  • Elaine Duddy

    Senior Lecturer

    Category: Personal Tutor of the Year More about Extra Mile Elaine is a senior lecturer on the BSc (Hons) Speech and Language Therapy degree. Her area of specialisation is cleft palate.

  • Juliette Gaunt

    Placement Coordinator / Senior Lecturer

    Qualified Speech and Language Therapist with professional registration and HCPC licence. Clinical specialism paediatric dysphagia and professional practice. Specialist interest in preparation for practice and wider professionalism teaching in healthcare. Passion for working with High Achieving Students and developing the...

  • Claire Hartley

    Senior Lecturer

    Claire Hartley is a Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) and Senior Lecturer (in acquired communication difficulties) at Birmingham City University. She is also the Programme Director for the Return to Practice in SLT Programme. Her interests include aphasia, motor speech disorders, simulated practice in SLT, and working with...

  • Hannah Harvey

    Assistant Lecturer/Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant

    Hannah is a Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant on the Speech and Language Therapy course. She joined Birmingham City University as a PhD student in September 2015 working on the use of diagnostic labels in children’s developmental speech, language and communication needs.

  • Dr Thomas Hopkins

    Lecturer

    Having completed a BSc in Psychology at Nottingham Trent University in 2006, Tom moved to Sheffield to study a part-time MSc in Psychological Research Methods at Sheffield Hallam University. After gaining a distinction he was accepted onto a PhD scholarship at the University of Sheffield in the department of Human...

  • Kirsty Jackson

    Senior Lecturer

    Since qualifying, Kirsty has worked as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist and Activities of Daily Living and Braille Tutor for Children and Young People with a visual impairment in the South East of England. She has also worked with ex-service men and women who have a sight loss at Blind Veterans UK as a Rehabilitation...

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