Deputy Head of School
Training as a Children’s Nurse in Manchester in the 1990s, I quickly found a passion for Intensive Care Nursing. I moved back to Staffordshire and secured a post at Birmingham Children’s Hospital and studied PICU as a specialism. I broadened my horizons of PICU nursing and spent time travelling and working throughout Australia...
Senior Lecturer in Applied Psychology, Athena SWAN Lead
Dr. Keeley Abbott is a Lecturer in Social Psychology at Birmingham City University, where she teaches critical psychology, gender & sexualities, and qualitative research.
Professor of Architecture
Mohsen's research interest is on the socio-cultural aspects of the built environment and how the phenomenon of globalisation is affecting the local identity of the place.
Senior Lecturer in Finance
Dr Muhammad Akbar graduated from University of Peshawar in 2003 where he completed his Master of Commerce (M.Com) specialising in Advanced Cost and Management Accounting. He set a new record for the highest grades on the M.Com program and was awarded the Gold Medal for his academic achievement on the program.
Lecturer & Strategic Lead, Internationalisation of Research
Yemisi holds a PhD in Media and Cultural Studies from Birmingham City University, and she is the Course Director for MA Global Media Management. Her research interest is in media entrepreneurship, digital journalism and African feminism. An award-winning journalist, she ran her news website, IQ4News, for four years. Her media...
Birmingham School of Architecture and Design
Dr. Alex Albans gained his PhD in Landscape Architecture at Birmingham City University in 2015. His research focused on how landscape architects interpret sites and examined the factors which shape their resultant design decisions. The research was informed by experience gained teaching postgraduates with Prof. Kathryn Moore...
Deputy Head of Psychology Department, Research Director (Centre for Applied Psychological research)
Dr Silvio Aldrovandi is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and his research interests revolve around decision-making. He completed a PhD in experimental psychology at City University London and then spent three years at the University of Warwick as a post-doctoral research fellow.
Islah is a Senior Lecturer and Course Director of Sound and Multimedia Technology BSc (Hons), lecturing across a broad range of subject areas including production, live sound engineering and musical instrument design. His research covers the use of signal analysis techniques applied to musical playing styles. He is also a busy...
Professor of Enterprise Systems
Ardavan Amini is currently a Professor, and the Director of the Enterprise Systems Lab at Birmingham City University. He graduated from UCE (now Birmingham City University) in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) in Business Information Technology and began work as an enterprise systems engineer in industry. He then rejoined the University...
Professor of Black Studies
Kehinde is an academic, activist and author whose books include Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21 st Century (2018). His first book was Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement (2013).