Academic areas of; Knowledge Exchange (KE) in Higher Education; enhancing academic engagement in KE; acoustics; air pollution and health; Env Impact Assessment; Public Health management.
Senior academic manager and leader with 32 years professional experience with current responsibilities in health and education disciplines for:
Past teaching experience has included:
Current responsibilities include the strategic leadership of teaching, learning and assessment with the School of Health and Education. Chair of the School's Learning and Teaching Enhancement Committee and of the Teaching and Learning Group.
Chair of joint School of Health and Education and Law REF Committee - responsible for coordinating submissions to REF 2014 for three UoAs: Law, Social Policy & Social Work and Psychology.
Chair of School Research and Knowledge Transfer Committee responsible for approval of all research and KT bids for funding.
As part of School Leadership Team, strategic leadership of research and Knowledge Exchange across the academic interests of the School of Health and Education (Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Education, Social Work, Complementary Medicine.
Personal research interests includeand have included:
Beaumont, Richard Alun (2015) Enhancing the engagement of higher education academics in knowledge transfer through a rewards and incentives scheme using an action research approach. Other thesis, Middlesex University.