Geoffrey Morse joined Birmingham Law School in 2004 after sixteen years as the Professor of Company Law at the University of Nottingham. Starting in 1968, he has previously taught at the Universities of Nottingham, East Anglia and Liverpool. He was head of school at Liverpool from 1983-1988 and at Nottingham from 1994 to 1999. Since 2010 he has been part-time.
He has held visiting appointments at the Universities of Cape Town, Durban, Singapore, where he was the David Marshall Professor of Law in 2002, and as a Canterbury Fellow at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. He was most recently a visiting professor at the National University of Singapore in 2011.