Mark Foster

Mark Foster

Department of Marketing
Senior Teaching Fellow
Director, BSc Business Management with Communications

Contact details

Address
Room 105, Ash House
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT

Mark is a highly experienced communications professional with a background in broadcasting, media and public relations having been a BBC Business Correspondent and Manager of Corporate Communications for Jaguar Land Rover. He runs a media consultancy firm working with global companies in the financial, legal and industrial sectors. His association with the Business School began in 2010 as a visiting lecturer focusing on the use of social media in business communications and marketing. Mark is now Director of the BSc Business Management with Communications programme as well as Admissions Tutor for the Business Management programme.

Mark is continuing to expand the use and understanding of rapidly evolving social media in the business communication context. He will also be leading modules on podcasting and webcasting.

Qualifications

Fellow of the HEA 

BA (Hons) University of Liverpool

Teaching

Mark is Director of the Business Management with Communications programme and module lead for:

  • BSc Principles of Marketing
  • BSc Internal and External Communication
  • BSc Creative Campaign Production
  • BSc Business Communication Practice
  • MSc Advertising and Sales Promotion

 Mark is also Admissions Tutor for the Business Management programme.