Staff in the School

Mrs Joanna Batt

Mrs Joanna Batt

Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry
Admissions Tutor for Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Joanna is a Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry and Head of Admissions for Dentistry.

She is currently finishing a PhD on the biological effects of titanium products on epithelial cells.

Joanna teaches on both the BDS and BSC in Biomedical Materials Science courses, and also undertakes clinical work. She is personal tutor to a group of BDS undergraduates, and is a Fellow of the Higher ...

Mr Yogesh Bulsara

Mr Yogesh Bulsara

Clinical Lecturer

School of Dentistry

Yogesh Bulsara is a part-time Clinical Lecturer in Oral Surgery at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences.

Professor Trevor Burke

Professor Trevor Burke

Professor of Primary Dental Care

School of Dentistry

Trevor Burke is (part time) Professor of Primary Dental Care and Hon Consultant in Restorative Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences. His principal activity currently involves being Programme Director of a Masters course in Advanced General Dental Practice,this having been set up 14 years ago and being part time to suit the busy lives of general dental practitioners. A Distance ...

Mr Paul Carroll

Mr Paul Carroll

Clinical Lecturer

School of Dentistry

Paul Carroll is a part-time Clinical Lecturer at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students during patient treatment sessions. Outside of the School he is a partner in private implant and restorative referral practice in Shenstone, Nr Lichfield, Staffordshire

Paul’s areas of particularly interest include ...

Professor Iain Chapple

Professor Iain Chapple

Head of the School of Dentistry
Professor of Periodontology and Consultant in Restorative Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Iain Chapple is Head of the School of Dentistry within the Institute of Clinical Sciences. Iain is also Professor and Head of Periodontology within the School, and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry with Birmingham Community Health Trust. Iain has honorary consultant contracts with University Hospital Birmingham Foundation Trust and Birmingham Children’s Trust. Iain is former ...

Miss Jane Clark

Miss Jane Clark

Clinical Lecturer

School of Dentistry

Jane Clark is a part-time Clinical Lecturer at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students during patient treatment sessions. She also assists with undergraduate radiography teaching, and is coordinator for Term 6.

Outside of the School she is a General Dental Practitioner in Sutton Coldfield.

Mr Steven Clements

Mr Steven Clements

Clinical Lecturer

School of Dentistry

Qualified in 1981 and has worked as a GDP in the Birmingham area since then. Currently is also Programme Director Dental Foundation Training ( City Hospital ) , Programme Director Dental Therapy Foundation Training and Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry ( Birmingham Dental school ). He is a committee member of Birmingham LDC , Committee member Central Counties BDA and Treasurer of Sutton ...

Professor Paul Cooper

Professor Paul Cooper

Professor of Oral Biology

School of Dentistry

Paul is Professor of Oral Biology, Lead for the Oral Biology teaching module, and Director of Research for the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences.

He has published over 100 research papers in scientific journals and authored several book chapters in the field of pulp biology and regenerative endodontics. He has delivered more than 20 invited lectures around the world. ...

Mr Andrew Corke

Mr Andrew Corke

Clinical Tutor

School of Dentistry

Andrew Corke is a part-time Clinical Tutor at the School of Dentistry in the Institute of Clinical Sciences, responsible for one-to-one teaching of dental students during patient treatment sessions. Outside of the School he is a General Dental Practitioner in Solihull.

He is also the Associate Dental Dean for Dental Foundation Training in the West Midlands and a scheme programme director ...

Professor Brian W Darvell

Professor Brian W Darvell

Honorary Professorship

School of Dentistry

Brian Darvell is Honorary Professor at the School of Dentistry, having been involved in research and teaching in Dental Materials Science since 1969.  Broadly focussed on the development of test methods, the areas that have been covered are somewhat eclectic.  However, the project of greatest longevity – started as his post-doc study in 1975 – is the solubility of calcium ...