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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 Reviews

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


Award title: Amazing Teacher Awards; "Personal Tutor" (shortlisted), Awarding body: Liverpool Students Union, URL:

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

Award title: Amazing Teacher Awards: 'Outstanding Teacher' (shortlisted), Awarding body: Liverpool Students Union

Award title: Amazing Teacher Award "Beast Teaching Team", Awarding body: Liverpool Students Union

External collaboration:

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

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


Fellowship title: Fellow, Organisation: Staff and Educational Development Association

Fellowship title: Fellow, Organisation: Higher Education Association

Media Coverage:

Links #1:, Media coverage: Students beat the January blues at PR networking event

Links #1:, Media coverage: LJMU graduate designs new app to link clients to lawyers

Links #1:, Media coverage: Dragons invest in Business graduates

Links #2:, Links #1:, Links #3:, Media coverage: Business students cause a stir with soap research

Links #1:, Media coverage: LJMU lecturer witnesses trials at The Hague

Links #1:, Media coverage: PR students promote engineering in the North West

Links #1:, Media coverage: 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:

Title of qualification gained: PG Cert