Ruth Lawton

University Learning & Teaching Fellow for Employability

0121 331 5126

Experienced Higher Education (HE) staff developer, lecturer and careers guidance professional - including being Head of Careers - with particular expertise in relation to embedding employability, employer engagement and personal and professional development into the curriculum.

  • convener of the ‘Employability Developers’ group with international membership 720+
  • designer and facilitator of Birmingham City University Student Employability Award and Senior Academic Representatives Award
  • Windmills Associate

20 years working in Higher Education at Birmingham City University (formerly UCE Birmingham / Birmingham Polytechnic). Awarded university Teaching Fellowship in 2005. Led on or collaborated in a number of national as well as university initiatives relating to employability and PDP.

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