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Mr Keith Thompson

Mr Keith Thompson

Telephone: 0151 231 3245


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

Academic appointments

Senior Lecturer, Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores University, 2007 - present


Book review

Thompson K. Paul Smith, Marketing Communications: Integrating Offline and Online with Social Media. >Link

Thompson K. Corporate Communication: A Guide to Theory and Practice >Link

Engagement & Impact


Amazing Teacher Awards; "Personal Tutor" (shortlisted), Liverpool Students Union,

Amazing Teacher Award: "Outstanding Teacher" (nominated), Liverpool Students Union

Amazing Teacher Awards: 'Outstanding Teacher' (shortlisted), Liverpool Students Union

Amazing Teacher Award "Beast Teaching Team", Liverpool Students Union

External collaboration:, Sine Wave Media Ltd, The Burying Party (2018), a film about Wilfred Owen's final year for which I am 1st Assistant Director.

Liverpool City Region Manufacturing Futures Group, Terry Dray (LJMU) Director of Graduate Advancement and Employer Engagement


Fellow, Staff and Educational Development Association

Fellow, Higher Education Association

Media Coverage:, '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., Students beat the January blues at PR networking event, LJMU graduate designs new app to link clients to lawyers, Dragons invest in Business graduates,,, Business students cause a stir with soap research, LJMU lecturer witnesses trials at The Hague, PR students promote engineering in the North West, More big names join World of Work local employer group

Membership of professional bodies:

Member, Chartered Institute of Public Relations,

Member, Public Relations Consultants Association

Teaching qualification:

PG Cert