Our staff

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  • Amanda Brougham

    Secondary Lead for ITE Partnerships

    Amanda has worked as an English teacher, a project manager and a senior leader across schools and settings across the West Midlands since the early 1990s. This means that she has a significant knowledge of both the current and historical educational landscape within our region, which she uses to guide the development of strong...

  • Dr Karina Butler

    Lecture in Education

    Dr Karina Butler studied International Relations and Political Science at the University of Birmingham, where she received her BA (Hons) followed by a Doctorate in Political Science from the Department of Political Science and International Studies.

  • Peter Carr BA (Hons) PGCE MA

    PGCE Secondary Course Director, PGCE Art and Design Subject Leader

    Peter has taught Art and Design in secondary schools and FE colleges since completing a PGCE in Art and Design education. He has been involved in Initial Teacher Education firstly through the Art and Design PGCE course at Middlesex University where he was a initially a Subject Mentor in a partnership school and latterly...

  • Dr Nicola Clarke

    Senior Lecturer / Professional Navigator / Academic Advisor / SEDA Accredited Doctoral Supervisor

    Nicola is a registered mental health nurse completing her degree with honours in Mental Health Nursing at Oxford Brookes University. She has an MSc in General Psychiatry which she completed at Keele Postgraduate Medical School. In 2013 Nicola was awarded her Educational Doctorate and she has since become a Senior fellow of the...

  • Damienne Clarke

    Senior Lecturer in Primary Education (History and Professional Studies)

    Damienne gained her undergraduate degree from the University of Liverpool and then completed a PGCE in Primary Education at the University of Durham. Prior to joining Birmingham City University in September 2013, Damienne’s background was in Primary Education and she worked in six primary schools over a twenty three year...

  • Dr Tina Collins

    Senior Lecturer

    Tina is a Senior Lecturer in Education. She is joint course lead of the Masters in Education (taught) programme. Tina’s experience also includes teacher training. She is ITE secondary partnership research lead and link tutor for the PGDE(I) and MA programmes working with the Indus Training and Research Institute in India...

  • Dr Simon Cook

    Senior Lecturer

    Simon is a passionate teacher and researcher with specialisms in human geography, mobilities, physical cultures, and research and academic skills support. At BCU, I am a Senior Lecturer in the HELS Academic Development Department, providing academic, research and publishing skills support to students and staff in the Faculty...

  • Vanessa (Fengqiao) Cui

    Research Fellow

    Vanessa is currently working on ‘ Improving Learning and Teaching through Collaborative Observation’ with colleague Professor Matt O’Leary. The pilot stage of this project was funded by HEFCE Catalyst fund and now the pair is working on the publications of the pilot work as well as developing the project with international...

  • 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...

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