Manchester Metropolitan University

Staff who share your passion

Our staff are committed to sharing their passion for their subject, giving you the best possible learning experience. Hear what our staff have to say.

“I try to introduce interdisciplinary learning into all my teaching practices. I don't want to tell my students that they are only a scientist, or only a poet, but instead they are people with infinite potential.”
Sam Illingworth
Senior Lecturer,
Science Communication
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“Every year what excites me is that sense that I’m going to meet a whole new set of characters and be told a whole new set of stories.”
Joe Stretch
Senior Lecturer,
Creative Writing
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“For me, what’s really important is students developing real-world skills and coming up with innovative ideas.”
Nathalie Evans
Senior Lecturer,
Fashion Business
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“I try to always challenge what a brief might be to the students. I aim for all projects to have a live element to them where students can interact with real citizens.”
Helen Aston
Senior Lecturer,
Architecture
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“As our students progress through their units they take more and more leadership, so by the third year they’re working as social entrepreneurs.”
Mark Peace
Faculty Head of Education
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“I involve my students in the learning process and encourage them to debate and to learn from one another.”
Dr Bamidele Adebisi
Reader,
Communication Systems
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