A public relations specialist, largely teaching on the BA Business and Public Relations degree but more recently with a knowledge base of digital marketing (MSc Digital Marketing).
1996, University of Liverpool, England, MA Landscape Heritage and Society
Senior Lecturer, Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores University, 2007 - present
Engagement & Impact
http://theburyingparty.com/, Sine Wave Media Ltd, The Burying Party (2018), a film about Wilfred Owen's final year for which I am 1st Assistant Director.. 2017
Liverpool City Region Manufacturing Futures Group, Terry Dray (LJMU) Director of Graduate Advancement and Employer Engagement. 2012
Amazing Teacher Awards; "Personal Tutor" (shortlisted), Liverpool Students Union, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/809/. 2013
Amazing Teacher Award "Beast Teaching Team", Liverpool Students Union. 2011
Amazing Teacher Award: "Outstanding Teacher" (nominated), Liverpool Students Union. 2010
Amazing Teacher Awards: 'Outstanding Teacher' (shortlisted), Liverpool Students Union. 2009
Fellow, Higher Education Association. 2008
Fellow, Staff and Educational Development Association.
PG Cert. 2008
Membership of professional bodies:
Member, Chartered Institute of Public Relations, http://cipr.co.uk/. 1991
Member, Public Relations Consultants Association.
http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/Launch.aspx?PBID=80c3ea3d-a84e-4e1b-8cde-47756a979abc, 'Should you back crowdfunding?' A one page article about the researcher and his experience of crowdfunding for creative projects. This is significant as it coincided with the International Festival for Business (copies were given to all delegates) and also the Business The Post is the prime business publication for Liverpool and region. The article will be found on page 40..
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/index_124574.htm, LJMU lecturer witnesses trials at The Hague.
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/index_125262.htm, More big names join World of Work local employer group.
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/1278/, Students beat the January blues at PR networking event.
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/1355/, PR students promote engineering in the North West.
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/1668/, Dragons invest in Business graduates.
http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/681/, LJMU graduate designs new app to link clients to lawyers.
http://www.thegrocer.co.uk/channels/supermarkets/the-co-operative-group/co-op-study-blasts-unhealthy-lifestyles-of-tv-soap-characters/343565.article?redirCanon=1, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/NewsUpdate/viewarticle/802/, http://www.talkingretail.com/category-news/supermarket/co-operative-food-study-reveals-unhealthy-lifestyles-of-tv-soaps/, Business students cause a stir with soap research.