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Dr Gary Brown Phd MSc BSc SFHEA Chartered MCIPD

Senior Lecturer in Management/Director of Online Programmes Work, Organisation and Management

    About

    Personal Statement

    Dr. Gary Brown is an experienced Director of Education and Director of Online Programmes with a demonstrable history of excellence in the UK higher education sector. In his previous role as Subject Group Director of Education, Gary devised and led the implementation of the group’s learning and teaching strategy. In his current role, Gary is Chair of the University of Liverpool Management School’s Board of Examiners and Board of Studies for online programmes. His primary focus in that role is on leading the School's transition to a new partnership for online programmes. Gary is Co-Chair of the University’s Online Professional Doctorate Transition Group, and member of both the University’s Online Leadership Group and the Online Programmes Operations Group

    Substantial and varied experience across online and on-campus domains means Gary possesses in-depth understanding of traditional and innovative modes of delivery for on-campus, blended and fully online programmes, as well as detailed knowledge of student progression and awards frameworks at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Gary’s personal, ongoing commitment to delivering the highest quality student experience, was recognised by a number of recent teaching excellence awards.

    His current research interests focus on the role of community, identity and good judgement in organisations generally and in University educational environments specifically.

    Brown, G. and McCall, V. (2021) Community, adaptability, and good judgement: Reflections on creating meaningful, sustainable pedagogy in uncertain times
    https://doi.org/10.3828/dap.2021.3

    Research Students:
    Martyn Bradley (ESRC Funded) (Primary Supervisor) 'Fatherhood as Symbolic Interaction: An Ethnographic Exploration in the Legal-Services Industry' (DUE COMPLETION 2021)
    Claire McKenzie (ESRC Funded) (Primary Supervisor) 'Subject Positioning, Alterity and Agency in Management Consultancy Practice'. COMPLETION (2019)
    Deborah Callaghan (Second Supervisor)'Anti-Bullying and the Performance Agenda: A Relational Analysis in a UK Police Force'. COMPLETION (2020)

    Prizes or Honours

    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2017)
    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2019)
    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2018)
    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2016)
    • Faculty Teaching and Learning Award (University of Liverpool, 2015)
    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2015)
    • Certificate of Teaching Excellence (University of Liverpool Management School, 2014)