Academic Staff

Academic staff profiles 

Professor Julie Allan

Professor Julie Allan

Professor of Equity and Inclusion and Deputy Head of School
Head of the Department of Disability Inclusion and Special Needs

Julie Allan is Professor of Equity and Inclusion, Head of the Department of Disability Inclusion and Special Needs and Visiting Professor at the University of Borås in Sweden. Her work encompasses inclusive education, disability studies and children’s rights and is both empirical and theoretical. She has a particular interest in educational theory and the insights offered through ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4853

Email j.allan.1@bham.ac.uk

Professor James Arthur

Professor James Arthur

Head of School
Professor of Education and Civic Engagement

Editor of the British Journal of Educational Studies and Director of the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues based within the School of Education, This is an interdisciplinary research centre focussing on character, virtues and values in the interest of human flourishing.

He has written widely on the relationship between theory and practice in education, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5596

Email j.arthur@bham.ac.uk

Simon Asquith

Simon Asquith

Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director of Undergraduate Studies

Simon Asquith is Deputy Director of Undergraduate Studies in the School of Education at the University of Birmingham. As such he leads the department that includes both the Early Years and Primary and the Secondary Postgraduate Diploma in Education programmes amongst other taught programmes and research activity connected to the professional sphere of education. He is also national ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7607

Email s.asquith@bham.ac.uk