Academic Staff

Academic staff profiles 

Dr Christopher (Kit) Field

Dr Christopher (Kit) Field

Director of Education
Head of the Department of Teacher Education

Kit Field has been the Director of Education in the School of Education since August 2014.  Immediately prior to this Kit was seconded from his post as the Head of the Centre for Academic Practice at the University of Wolverhampton to the role of interim Executive Headteacher at a large secondary Academy in the Black Country.  He has been, the Dean of the School of Education, a ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 3589
Email
c.d.field.1@bham.ac.uk

David Foster

David Foster

Lecturer in Primary and Early Years Mathematics Education

David Foster joined the School Of Education in September 2014. He teaches Mathematics Education on the PGDip in Primary Education (PGCE Advanced) Primary and Early Years Course. Prior to this he worked for two years at BCU and seven years at Newman University as a Senior Lecturer in Mathematics and Mathematics Education. David has worked as a class teacher and Mathematics Coordinator within ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4456
Email
d.n.foster@bham.ac.uk

Tom Francome

Tom Francome

Lecturer in Secondary Mathematics

Tom joined the Initial Teacher Education team to teach on the Secondary Mathematics programme. Maths Team of the year 2015After completing his Initial Teacher Training at Birmingham University, Tom taught in schools in the city and worked for many years as a Head of Mathematics and Head of Faculty winning the TES Award for 'Maths Team of the Year 2015'. Tom is interested equitable approaches to teaching mathematics and
in ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8288
Email
t.j.francome@bham.ac.uk