Academic Staff

Academic staff profiles 

Professor Julie Allan

Professor Julie Allan

Head of School
Professor of Equity and Inclusion

Julie Allan is Head of the School of Education and Professor of Equity and Inclusion. She is also 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 poststructural and social ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4853
Email
j.allan.1@bham.ac.uk

Professor James Arthur

Professor James Arthur

Director of the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues
Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor (Staffing)

Professor James Arthur is editor of the British Journal of Educational Studies, Director of the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues and Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor (Staffing).  

He has written widely on the relationship between theory and practice in education, particularly the links between communitarianism, social virtues, citizenship, religion and 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. He is also International Exchange and Study Abroad Coordinator within the Department of Education and Social Justice and is on the national executive of the Association for Partnership in Teacher Education (APTE).

Simon has taught in the school sector in Leeds, Bradford and ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 7607
Email
s.asquith@bham.ac.uk