Senior Lecturer in Communication; Faculty of Health, Psychology & Social Care, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester

Member of:

Faculty Academic Development Committee (Quality Assurance, Faculty of Health, Psychology & Social Care)
Programme Committee (BA (Hons) Communication)
Programme Committee (BA (Hons) Social Change)
COP Blended Learning (Community of Practice)
Academic Review Panel: Social Work Studies Programme Review (April, 2008)
Faculty Representative for the Review of MMU Training & Development

ECREA (European Communication Research and Education Association)
MeCCSA (Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association)

1994 – 2004

Lecturer; English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC), University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), Manchester

2000 – 2001

Visiting Lecturer; Facultád de Lenguas, Universidád de Habana, Cuba

1992 – 1994

Lecturer; Department of Foreign Languages, The European Business School, Parma, Italy

1991 – 1992

English Language Teacher and Teacher Trainer; Facultád de Lenguas, Universidád de Habana, Cuba.

1984 – 1991

Lettore; Universitá di Parma, Parma, Italy.

1981 – 1983

English Language Teacher; Voluntary Service Overseas, Shani Secondary School, Nigeria.



Master in Education in Educational Technology and TESOL (MEd), Faculty of Education, The University of Manchester


Diploma in English as a Second Language (PDESL) Teaching Certification, The University of Leeds


Bachelor of Arts in English and Philosophy (BA Joint Honours),The University of Bristol