Research at Leeds Beckett
About Tim Yeardley
Tim is Course Director of the BSc (Hons) Sports Events Management at the UK Centre for Events Management.
Tim uses his love of events and his 25 years' of events experience to lead this Modules and his teaching. He has organised a wide variety of business, community, gala and sport venue related events, giving him an in-depth knowledge of just how electrifying, exciting and dramatic the events industry can be. Tim is proud to offer his students a combination of academic support and practical advice to help them prepare for a career in this dynamic industry.
Tim had a wide ranging career in industry and now lectures in event communications, marketing, HR, business strategy, Project Management and Finance.
Tim is interested in management development and learning, especially for those beginning in management. For his PhD, he is presently researching managerial behaviourism and the development of non-technical attributes for event first line managers.