Arantza enjoys engaging in academic discussions with undergraduate, postgraduate students and colleagues, through the development of critical thinking in Social Sciences.
Senior Lecturer in Marketing, Course Leader - Professional Practice Degrees
Prior to becoming a Lecturer, Jane Gosney spent 15 years in Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) marketing, working on brands such as Terry’s Chocolate Orange, Toblerone and Rachel’s Organic. She has also worked with major retailers developing product ranges, such as Tesco and Sainsbury’s.
Director of Research: Art & Design
Lawrence was awarded a PhD at Manchester University where he worked for many years at the Institute of Innovation Research. Prior to taking up his current post of Director of Research: Art & Design at BCU, he worked at Oxford University, Manchester University, Manchester Metropolitan University and Central St Martins College of...
Programme Director: Fashion Undergraduate Programmes Senior Lecturer
Sheila is a senior lecturer and programme director for the suite of Undergraduate Fashion Programmes. She has extensive experience as a Pattern Cutter working within the fashion industry, across all product areas prior to and whilst progressing into teaching some 20years ago, where alongside her teaching of pattern cutting and...
Course Director BA (Hons) Music Industries, Senior Lecturer in Music Industries and Radio
Dr Matt Grimes is the course director for the BA (Hons) Music Industries course and a Senior Lecturer in Music Industries and Radio, with over 13 years teaching experience in higher education. In 2020, he received his PhD exploring ageing and identity in British anarcho-punks. Prior to joining the Birmingham School of Media...
Head of Department for Midwifery and Lead Midwife for Education
Julie is a Senior Lecturer in Midwifery. She has been employed in higher education since 2008. After qualifying, she worked as a midwife at the Birmingham Women's Hospital and later as a Research Midwife. She was then employed as a project manager and research teacher and was involved in developing, delivering and assessing...
Lecturer in Fine Art
Ole's work currently encompasses video, sculpture, drawing and performance, with an emphasis on video as a core practice. He approaches the moving image as a sculptural tool, creating theatrical tableaux that are animated by the spatial movement of the camera rather than the collage of editing. The work is informed by an...
Director of Studies (Undergraduate)
Dr Janet K. Halfyard is Director of Undergraduate Studies at Birmingham Conservatoire, part of Birmingham City University,where she teaches courses on film and TV music, and on twentieth century and contemporary music. Her publications include Danny Elfman’sBatman: a film score guide (Scarecrow Press, 2004), Music in Cult TV...
Rose qualified as a registered general nurse in the 1980s and completed her children’s nurse training in the early 1990s. Her practice experience has been adult medicine, children’s day surgery and orthopaedics, neonatal surgery and paediatric intensive care. Rose has worked at Birmingham City University as a Senior Lecturer...
Senior lecturer in Radiotherapy
Julie Hall is passionate about raising the profile of radiotherapy both as a cutting edge treatment for cancer and as a profession. To do this she helps to arrange open evenings at clinical radiotherapy departments in the West Midlands, she liaises with cancer networks and patient groups and writes a regular blog for NHS local,...