Academic Staff

Academic staff profiles 

Robert Roberts

Professor of Ethics and Emotion Theory

Robert C. Roberts is Professor of Ethics and Emotion Theory at the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues. Professor Roberts received his Ph.D from Yale University in 1974 and has taught at Western Kentucky University (1973-1984) and Wheaton College (1984-2000). During his tenure at Wheaton, Roberts was honored twice by the National Endowment for the Humanities and received a grant from the Pew ...

Email
r.c.roberts@bham.ac.uk

Michael Roden

Principal, University Training School

Michael is a highly experienced school leader who has been appointed as the first Principal of the University of Birmingham School – the country’s first secondary ‘University Training School’ which will open in September 2015. The School aims to transform lives by creating a learning community that will maximise the personal and academic achievement of all of its pupils. ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 8055
Email
m.roden@bham.ac.uk

Dr Nicola Rollock

Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director, Centre for Research in Race & Education

Nicola is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Education and Deputy Director of the Centre for Research in Race & Education.

She is interested in practices that enable and challenge the continued manifestation of race inequity in contemporary societies. Understanding the role of privilege and power which are often overlooked in race debates is a key aspect of her work. She is especially ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 2638
Email
n.rollock@bham.ac.uk

John Ryan

John Ryan

Director of Primary Education
Lecturer in Primary Education and Early Years

John Ryan joined the School Of Education in September 2012. He teaches Professional studies on the PGDip in Primary Education (PGCE Advanced) Primary and Early Years Course. Prior to this he worked for six years at Newman University as a Senior Lecturer in Professional Studies. John has worked in many Primary schools in Birmingham and he was a senior member of staff in all the schools he worked ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4806
Email
j.v.ryan@bham.ac.uk