Our staff

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  • Kerry Taylor

    Senior Lecturer

    Kerry is currently leading the PGCE Science routes teaching on both the Professional Studies module and Subject Pedagogy module where she specialises in biology education. Professional Studies aim to prepare trainees for the wider role of the teacher, considering aspects of the profession concerned with safeguarding and prevent...

  • Mark Taylor

    Senior Lecturer in Primary science and Technology

    Mark is currently the Deputy Course Director for BA Primary Education with QTS. He has a BSc in Physics from Southampton University but his interest in teaching developed through working in Theatre in Education. After obtaining a PGCE at Birmingham University he worked for 12 years in primary schools across Birmingham as a...

  • Helen Thomas BSc, PGCE, PGCert(HE), MA Ed, CPhys, MInstP, FHEA

    PGCE Subject Route Leader for the Sciences and Senior Lecturer in Science Education

    Helen taught science and physics in particular for 17 years in schools, 6th form college and FE before joining Birmingham City University. Responsibilities included GCSE Science Course Leader and Head of Physics. Helen's move to the University led from catching the research bug whilst completing a Master's degree combined with...

  • Liz Titley

    Course Leader – BA Education Studies

    Liz Titley graduated with a BA (Hons) in English Literature and Education Studies from Aberystwyth University and went on to continue with PhD study.

  • Simon Tresidder

    Course Leader Undergraduate Secondary Education with QTS / Senior Lecturer in Education (Science)

    Simon is currently the course lead for our undergraduate secondary education with QTS provision; he is also part of the science team and teaches across a range of both undergraduate and post-graduate teacher training routes at Birmingham City University. Simon has taught Science, being a specialist in Biology, in secondary...

  • Paul Trimble

    Senior English Lecturer

    Paul works on the Teach First two year PGDE programme which is a work based route into teaching. He also contributes to the PGCE programme as well as the subject enhancement course. His subject specialism is English and he works exclusively with training English teachers. He has also got experience of supervising students...

  • Katy Vigurs

    Reader in Education

    Katy is a Reader in Education in the Centre for the Study of Practice and Culture in Education (CSPACE). She has published on a wide range of educational and methodological issues and has undertaken research across a number of education sectors, including primary and secondary education, community and adult education, and...

  • Dr Alex Wade

    Senior Research Fellow

    Alex's work is at its best where videogames meet society. Using theory to explore these intersections he looks to the histories of games to explore the formation of society during the Cold War and beyond. Of particular interest in his work are concepts of space, time, consumption as a function of production and the role of...

  • Jessica Wagner

    Senior Lecturer in Social Work

    After qualifying from the University of Wales in 2003, Jessica has spent the majority of her professional experience within statutory children’s services, where she held posts both as a practitioner and manager in safeguarding teams.  This allowed her to gain experience of working in child protection and child in need services...

  • Karen Ward

    Senior Lecturer in Early Years

    Karen spent 23 years teaching in primary schools in the maintained sector. During this time she taught children from 3-8 years old in three inner city schools in Inner London Educational Authority, Liverpool and Sandwell. The majority of her experience as a class teacher lies within Foundation Stage and Key Stage One. During...

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