About John Embery
John Embery read Economics and Public Policy for his first degree at Leeds Metropolitan University, before reading for a Masters in Development Economics at the University of Leeds. Having worked in fields as diverse as local government, electronics and hospitality, he became lecturer in economics at Dearne Valley Business School (part of the University of Hull) in 1997, becoming Senior Lecturer in 1999. During his time there he developed innovative approaches to the teaching and learning of economics and business across multidisciplinary environments, and undertook research in the economic development of small island economies and the economic impact of sports stadia on the local and regional economy.
John was appointed as Senior Lecturer at Leeds Metropolitan University in 2006 and has continued in his pursuit of engaging students in the exciting and diverse study of economics and business, through innovative cross-disciplinary approaches.
- Introduction to Political Economy
- Behavioural Economics