Professor Dave Muller was previously Principal of Suffolk New College and led the demerger of Suffolk College to create University Campus Suffolk, now the University of Suffolk, and a new College of Further Education.
He is Chair of Inspire Suffolk a charity which works with hard to reach young adults with the aim to improve their life chances. The charity is focused on delivering a wide range of services and opportunities to make a real difference and to change lives.
He is visiting Professor of Rehabilitation Psychology at the University of Suffolk where he mentors and supports staff carrying out research. This links strongly to his International role as Editor in Chief of ‘Disability and Rehabilitation’ which is a leading inter-disciplinary rehabilitation Journal in the field.
With his wife Pam, he is a Director of DJM Academic Ltd which offers professional advice on academic publishing but also delivers a wide range of fashion events and personal style for which Pam takes the lead.
He remains heavily involved with local businesses completing five years as Founding Chair of Greater Ipswich Chamber of Commerce in 2016.
He is a passionate supporter of Vision Ipswich and eager to work towards delivering the key objectives of the project and playing a part in delivery of economic prosperity to the Town and recently became a Director of Ipswich Central.
He was honoured to be awarded an East Anglian Daily Times Business Award for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ earlier this year.