Cookies and Privacy

The University uses cookies on this website to provide the best experience possible including delivering personalised content on this website, other websites and social media. By continuing to use the site you agree to this, or your can go to our cookie policy to learn more and manage your settings.

Our staff

87 items found, viewing items 31 to 40.

  • Tracey Goodyere

    Subject Leader for Design and Technology PGCE and Deputy Programme Leader and School Direct Coordinator

    Tracey's teaching career began within the secondary phase. Her specialist subject was originally Textiles Technology but she soon developed her subject portfolio to include Food and Graphics Technology, Health and Social care and Child Development. She has worked as a Head of Department in a number of schools in the Birmingham...

  • David Grist

    Lecturer in education with specialism in primary music

    A Birmingham primary teacher since 1991, including 7 years in primary headship, David brings his classroom and leadership experience to BCU. He specialises in Primary Music which he lectures in across PGCE and all BAQTS year groups. He also teaches on professional studies modules, and subject specialism modules. He has links...

  • Mark Hetherington

    Course Leader HELS Foundation Year / Professional Navigator / Senior Lecturer

    Mark has been a member of PDD for just over two years but has been employed at BCU since 2006. He was originally a Multimedia content producer for the SALT team in the Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching. After completing his Masters in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Mark taught on and led a number of...

  • Joanne Hill

    Deputy Head of the School of Education and Social Work

    Joanne was born and educated locally in the north of Birmingham. She trained to become a teacher on a four-year undergraduate route in the Black Country. Joanne's expertise is predominantly in early years and KS1 and before joining Birmingham City University, she was Deputy Head Teacher/Acting Head Teacher at Acocks Green...

  • Grant Huddleston

    Course Leader BA/BSc Hons. Secondary Education (QTS), Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

    Grant’s route into Physical Education began after graduating with a BSc Sport Science and Management degree from Nottingham Trent University, followed by a PGCE in Secondary Physical Education from Newman University. Grant started his role in the department of Education and Social Work at Birmingham City University in 2017,...

  • Dr Gay Johnson

    Associate Professor / Head of Department for PDD

    Gay is a Registered Nurse with a clinical background in Trauma and Orthopaedics. She originally joined Selly Oak School of Nursing as a physiology teacher, which merged into the Queen Elizabeth College of Nursing, before joining the University of Central England (now BCU) in 1995. Gay has worked in the Personal Development...

  • Sinead Joyce

    Lecturer in Working with Children, Young People and Families

    Sinead Joyce was born in Birmingham and gained her BA Honors in Early Childhood Studies in 2008 and her Masters in Higher Education in 2015 with Birmingham Cuty University. Sinead is a Senior Fellow accredited by the HEA and is continuing her research interests in a PHD looking at professional Identify within an...

  • Dr Eleni Kanira

    Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Education Studies

    Eleni Kanira is a PhD graduate of the University of Warwick and a Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Education at Birmingham City University. She trained and worked as an Early Years teacher, co-ordinator and consultant in various Primary schools and Early Years centres and as a drama teacher in schools and Theatre spaces. ...

  • Gero Kaur


    Gero qualified as a Social Worker in 2000. Upon qualifying as a Social Worker Gero worked within a Local Authority generic adult team. She started supervising social work students on placement when she became a Senior Practitioner in 2002.  In 2005 Gero gained employment as a Practice Educator within a Local Authority...

  • Professor Alex Kendall

    Associate Dean Research and Business Development

    Birmingham City University Associate Dean: Research and Business Development, Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences Jan 2011 - University of Wolverhampton Associate Dean, Education Jan 2004 – Dec 2010 University of Wolverhampton Principal Lecturer, Post Compulsory Education Apr 2003 – Dec...

87 items found, viewing items 31 to 40.