Visiting Academics

Suffolk Business School

In Suffolk Business School the Visiting Professors, Senior Fellows and Fellows play an important role in contributing their own fields of expertise to the research, knowledge exchange and teaching and learning of the School.  Their profiles are highlighted below:

Professor Keith Still is Visiting Professor of Crowd Science and specialises in teaching the principles and applications of Crowd Safety and Crowd Risk Analysis. From 1999 – 2014, Keith lectured at the UK Cabinet Office Emergency Planning College, developing the principles and ap...

Tony Eccles is Visiting Professor of Leadership for Competitiveness and Change at the University of Suffolk Business School. Leaving school at 15, he became an apprentice engineering fitter, then a ship's engineer, went to University from night school; worked in sales for Great Univ...

Dr Steve McKenna is Visiting Professor of Human Resource Management in Suffolk Business School and Professor of Human Resource Management at York University, Toronto. His research interests include global human resource management, global mobility, postcolonial approaches to manage...

Professor Luiz Moutinho is Visiting Professor of Marketing at Suffolk Business School, University of Suffolk, Ipswich, England, and at The Marketing School, Portugal, and Adjunct Professor at GSB, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of South Pacific, Suva, Fiji. In 2020 he...

Sylvia van de Bunt is Visiting Professor of Servant Leadership, co-director of the research centre SERVUS (www.sbe.vu.nl/SERVUS) and Associate Professor at the Department of Management and Organization of the School of Business and Economics of VU University (VU), coordinator of VU...

Professor JC Spender is Visiting Professor of Strategic Knowledge Management.  Trained initially as a nuclear engineer with Rolls-Royce & Associates Ltd, he has worked on the power-plant for UK nuclear submarines (1960-1965), joined IBM for several years as large account team m...

Dr Ben Cowell is Visiting Senior Fellow in Heritage Management and Director for the East of England region of the National Trust, a post he has held since January 2013. He is accountable for all aspects of the Trust's work across Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Bedfordshir...

Andrew Taylor is Visiting Senior Fellow in Management with twenty years of business experience across Europe, North America and Asia, as a head-hunter, management consultant, interim HR Director,  learning facilitator and business school lecturer (University of Hull). He has a Ph....

Christiane Wuillamie OBE is Visiting Senior Fellow in Entrepreneurship and Business Turnaround.  Christiane believes that successful businesses are the result, first and foremost, of good leadership coupled with a culture that foster people personal development.  With her unique ...

John Dugmore is a Visiting Fellow and has been the chief executive of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Shipping since 2004. During that time, he has led a team that has transformed the organisation by encouraging and implementing a sustained growth programme that has seen ...

Dr Seán O Reilly is a Visiting Fellow and Director of The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC), the UK s professional body for built and historic environment conservation specialists. Previously the CEO of The Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, before that h...

Helen is a Visiting Fellow and Director and founder of Affinity PR, a communications and marketing consultancy which serves clients in travel and tourism, food and hospitality, Third Sector, arts and culture.  Helen’s clients can be based anywhere in the world.  ...

Sue Carpendale is a Visiting Fellow and marketing specialist with a particular interest in marketing communications and international business. She taught on undergraduate, post-graduate and professional programmes in Suffolk for more than 25 years. ...

Rachael Jackson is a Visiting Fellow and Marketing & Commercial Consultant at Ipswich’s leading commercial property agent, Penn Commercial, where she heads up PR and marketing, as well as taking responsibility for developing new business opportunities. ...

Richard Norrington is a Visiting Fellow.  He took over as Chief Executive of Suffolk Building Society (formerly Ipswich Building Society) in December 2016.  Suffolk Building Society’s core services are mortgage lending and savings.  As a mutual, the Society is owned by its me...

Carol Faiers is a Visiting Fellow.  Carol's work is in higher education and she brings a range of career coaching skills and teaching experience in management and professional development to her role as a Visiting Fellow.  As a Senior Lecturer at UCS until 2014, Carol led the fu...

Laura Locke is a Visiting Fellow.  Laura has had a range of industry experience in the tourism, event and media sectors prior to becoming Senior Lecturer and Course Leader at Suffolk Business School, of University of Suffolk. ...

Dr Kay Maddox-Daines is a Visiting Fellow.  She is Head of School for People Management at Arden University, a private, for profit institution that specialises in the delivery of both blended and online distance learning delivery.  Kay is also External Examiner for Human Resource...