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Our Academic Team

Welcome to our Carnegie Faculty with its 80 year history in education and strong reputation for excellence. We offer a wide range of very popular undergraduate and postgraduate courses in our three Schools, providing distinctive pathways for our students to meet their vocational requirements. Research and consultancy activities underpin our teaching, with academic staff being recognised as experts within their fields. The quality of this research is evident in the outstanding results achieved in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework with strong submissions in Unit 25 (Education) and in Unit 26 (Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism), where we ranked 2nd nationally when accounting for both research quality and the number of contributing staff.

Our innovative courses provide students with an exceptional learning experience through high quality research-informed teaching. Our Faculty works in strong and effective partnerships with a wide range of international, national and regional employers across Education, Languages, Sport, Tourism and related sectors, providing work-related placement learning opportunities and ensuring high-levels of employment for our Graduates.

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James Archer Dr Josephine Armistead Patricia Armstrong Dr Susan Atkinson Joanna Bailey Elizabeth Beastall Geraldine Beattie Professor Lori Beckett Nathalie Bethesda Dr Caroline Bligh Elizabeth Bloxwich Maura Booth Stephen Boothroyd Steven Burton Fiona Butler Dr Viv Caruana Sharon Colilles Stephen Collins Sarah Dawson Dr Tom Dobson Joanne Egerton Lyn Farrell Franziska Florack Dr Christopher Ford Victoria Ford Sarah Gamble Roslyn Geldart Rachel Gillham Rosamond Hanney Irene Harford Dr Melissa Hart Carol Henderson Christine Holbrey Dr Alison Iredale Remi Joseph-Salisbury Dr Michalis Kakos Bev Keen Lynn Lawson Richard Lee Anna Liddle Rachel Linfield Dr Doug Martin Dr David Matheson Susan Mayock Peter Mellor Nick Mitchell Dr Dorothy Moss Debbie Nabb Louise Nelson Dr Stephen Newman Yinka Olusoga Professor Damien Page Dr Graham Parton Zaria Parton Mandy Pierlejewski Dr Jo Pike Dr Sharon Pinkney Ken Pollard Carol Potter Diane Pyatt Ingrid Richter Gaynor Riley Dr Anthea Rose Christine Round Christine Rutter Jane Sharp Professor John Sharp Janet Simmons Katharine Stapleford Lisa Stephenson Howard Stones Dr Nick Sutcliffe Ruth Sutcliffe Dr Sarah Swann Dr Jonathan Tan Professor Shirley Anne Tate Anne Temple Clothier Peter Thompson Rebecca Thorley Yasmin Valli Dr Gary Walker Susan Waltham Dr Mark Wanstall Carol Waters Dr David White Dr Sarah Whitelaw Sarah Whiter Dr Alison Wilde Dr Carl Wilkinson Gillian Wilson Margaret Woodall Dr Terry Wrigley Joanna York
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Dr Andrew Abraham Jeff Abrams Dr Francesco Addesa Dr David Alder John Allan Hayden Allen Sarah Allison Yara Almuhtadi Dr Mauro Andre Alison Andrews Dr Victoria Archbold Jason Arday Michael Ashford Professor Sue Backhouse Joseph Baker Christopher Balchin Melissa Bargh Dr Matt Barlow Daniel Bates Professor Clive Beggs Timothy Bennett Dr Athanassios Bissas Alistair Black Dr Alexander Bond Emma Boocock Amy Brightmore Kathryn Brook Dr Eric Brymer Dr Ronald Butterly Mathew Butterworth Dr Matthew Campbell Professor David Carless Dr Ben Carrington Robert Charles Dr Nicola Clarke Dr Richard Clements Dr Peter Collins Dr John Connell Belinda Cooke David Cooke Mark Cooke Nessan Costello Dr Ian Cowburn Dr Kathryn Curran Andy Smith Joshua Darrall-Jones Dr Jon Dart Dr Kevin Deighton Lisa Devine Dr Faye Didymus Dr Michelle Dillon Dr Alexander Dinsdale Jennifer Dods Lea Dohme Kate Donnan Dr Kitrina Douglas Dr Andrew Drake Dr Scarlett Drury Dr Lauren Duckworth James Eaton Dr Stacey Emmonds Dr Kelsey Erickson Abdullah Faruq Lisa Fenwick Panagiotis Ferentinos Dr Julie Fimusanmi Dr Hayley Fitzgerald Dr Stuart Flint Professor Anne Flintoff Sian Foley Jamie French Max Garrard Vivienne Gaskin Professor Paul Gately Tom Geeson-Brown Victoria Gilbert Adam Gledhill Helen Gravestock Michael Gray Hannah Greatwood Angela Green Emily Gregg Dr Claire Griffiths Nick Halafihi Kelly Hammond Dr Brian Hanley Dr Ashley Hardwell Dr Jackie Hargreaves Paul Harlow Helen Heaviside Karen Heeley Mark Helme Robert Hill Ross Hill Charlotte Hinchliffe Dr Karen Hind Katrina Hinde Gary Hodgson Dr Samantha Holland Dr Adrian Holliday Helen Holmes Kelly Holmes Neil Holmes Mike Hopkinson Michael Hutchinson Maura Hyland Professor Kevin Hylton Matthew Ireton Dr Theocharis Ispoglou Villmore James Andrew Jennings Michael Johnson Susan Jolly Brychan Jones Dr Ben Jones Julia Jones Ruan Jones Dr Gareth Jowett Dr Mariana Kaiseler Dr Christopher Kay Neill Kehoe Cassandra Kilbride Dr Nicky Kime Dr Andy King Professor Roderick King Sergio Lara-Bercial Dr Brett Lashua Abigail Lebeter Matt Lees Professor Jonathan Long Elliot Loomes Dr Chris Low Lorena Lozano-Sufrategui Professor John Lyle Kacy Mackreth Peter Mackreth Dr Andrew Manley Jamie Matu Nicola McCullough Professor Jim McKenna Stephen McKeown Dr Claire Minshull Tom Mitchell Alison Morby David Morby Louise Morby Dr Gareth Morgan Helen Morris Rhys Morris Stuart Moss Bob Muir Eoin Murray John Myers Victoria Myers Dr Gareth Nicholson James Nobles Dr Leanne Norman Julian North Paul Ogilvie Professor John O'Hara Dr Lisa Ann O'Keeffe Lauren O'Mahoney Dr Carol Osborne Janine Partington Robert Paterson Kristina Paterson Dr Laurie Patterson Suzanne Peacock Dr Renan Petersen-Wagner Dr Ladislav Petrovic Padraic Phibbs Martha Phillips Katie Pickering Dr David Piggott Lysander Pollitt Dr Jamie Poolton Dr Bastian Popp Andrew Potterton Danielle Powell Dr Oliver Price Dr Andy Pringle Dr Tom Quarmby Dr Duncan Radley Dr AJ Rankin-Wright Dr Aarti Ratna Dale Read Nicola Reeve Dr Ian Richards Ronald Richards Craig Richardson Martin Rivett Craig Robertson Stephen Robson Gregory Roe Dr Fieke Rongen Peter Rowley Dr Zoe Rutherford Myles Rutherford Thomas Sawczuk Sean Scantlebury Professor Ernest Schilders Ross Shand Oliver Shannon William Shaw Nicola Sides Vikki Slee Debbie Smith Clive Smythe Professor Andrew Sparkes Sarah Squires Helen Staff Kristofer Stafford Dr Nick Stanger Dr Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou Christopher Stewart Dr Annette Stride George Sutcliffe Louise Sutton Dr Michelle Mellis Bengamin Taylor Claire Taylor Dr Jason Tee Raymond Thomson Shane Thurlow Dr Kevin Till Mick Totten Costas Tsakirides Dr Catherine Tucker Lee Tucker Professor Stephen Wagg Barney Wainwright Dr Beccy Watson Thomas Weal Dr Lisa Whitaker Sarah Whitehead Dr Paul Widdop Emma Wilkins Dr Emily Williams Dr Toni Williams Dr Oliver Wilson Ricky Wilson Chris Wolsey Phillippa Wood Professor David Woods Stephen Zwolinsky

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Our Schools

School of Education & Childhood

The School of Education and Childhood is committed to helping you grow throughout your career, providing you with access to the latest research in the areas of teaching, learning and educational leadership.

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School of Sport

The School of Sport, with its 75 year history, has a strong reputation for excellence within sport related studies. Research and consultancy activities underpin our teaching, with academic staff being recognised as experts within their fields.

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School of Events, Tourism, Hospitality & Languages

Home to the UK Centre for Events Management, we are the leading provider of events education in Europe. Our academics and events professionals have developed world-class courses - providing our graduates with excellent career prospects in the sport, arts, music, conference, exhibition, and charity sectors.

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Faculty Case Studies

Megan EllisBA (Hons) Events Management, 2012

Being creative was always in Megan's nature so when she was looking to do her university degree, this was always something she wanted to factor in.

Emma HaworthBA (Hons) Sports Marketing, 2009

I did my two week work experience as part of my course, and then continued to work for the company in my spare time which gave me invaluable experience.

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Faculty News

Event to celebrate Carnegie Doctoral studies

Doctoral students in the Carnegie School of Education celebrated their achievements this year at a Networking Dinner, hosted by undergraduate hospitality students at the Carnegie Pavilion.

Royal recognition for student’s wellbeing service

A Leeds Beckett student has received The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Award for her business, supporting the wellbeing of adults and young people in the North of England.

Students set the stage for 11th Live at Leeds music festival

A team of Leeds Beckett University students are working together to set the stage for one of the city’s biggest live music events this May bank holiday weekend as Live at Leeds returns for its 11th year.

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Mar 15

Creative and Digital Careers Series

The Creative & Digital Careers Series of events is open to existing Leeds Beckett University students studying any course. Some events are also open to Leeds Beckett University graduates and members of the public.

Apr 22

Leeds International Festival

Leeds is set to welcome a new, ambitious and exciting cultural festival to its events calendar this spring, the Leeds International Festival (LIF).

Apr 24

Lift Off Festival

Lift Off Festival is a three-week festival showcasing the creative work of our students from the School of Film, Music & Performing Arts.

May 2

CeASR Seminar: The impact of current legislation upon sex workers involved in the direct sex industry (prostitution) in England

Guest Speaker: Dr Billie Lister

May 2

LBS Guest Speaker Series David Scott Investment Manager Market Commentator Andrews Gwynne

The future is not what it used to be!

May 3

The Matthew Caygill Lecture

The School of Cultural Studies & Humanities is pleased to welcome Dr Madeleine Davis who will give the inaugural Matthew Caygill Lecture on a subject close to Matthew’s interests.

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