As Director of HE Curriculum at UCO, Dave has management responsibility for the Faculty Leads and is accountable for all academic matters, curriculum delivery and development.
After graduating with a BSc (Hons) in Business Management, Dave spent two years living and working in Tokyo before returning to the UK and working in marketing functions in both the public and private sector. After almost ten years working in marketing, Dave began teaching part-time for the Chartered Institute of Marketing on their Professional Certificate and Diploma courses. He then moved into full-time lecturing in 2014, teaching a number of undergraduate business management modules.
Dave’s academic experience has seen him move from Lecturer in Business, to course leader where he headed a team of tutors delivering across the suite of business and accounting programmes and was also responsible for overseeing the quality of the courses and ensuring students had an engaging and productive learning experience. Prior to his current role at UCO, Dave was a Faculty Lead, managing a range of academic areas and with a particular management responsibility within the Management Team for data reporting and compliance.
Dave is a Chartered Manager and Member of the Chartered Management Institute. He is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, and holds their Professional Diploma in Marketing. He holds an MSc in Strategic Management and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Dave was formally an examiner for the CIM and is currently an external examiner for a large HE in FE provider in the midlands.
BA Educational Administration
Currently studying MBA
MSc Strategic Management (Dist);
BSc (Hons) Business;
PG Dip Education;
Professional Diploma in Marketing
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing
Member of the Chartered Management Institute