I am Associate Dean (Students) and a Senior Lecturer in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. My research and teaching has focused on entrepreneurship and innovation and making learning authentic, as an enterprise educator. I am currently principal investigator for Leadership in Entrepreneurship Education in Higher Education, a collaborative action-based project with University of Winchester. I have a place on the board of the Cathedral Innovation Centre a local business incubator and social enterprise.
I have published articles on NPD development and innovation and applied the findings to knowledge transfer work (circa £800K) with large and small businesses. My current interests and PhD supervisions are in entrepreneurship pedagogy and academic entrepreneurship.