Person

Mr Adrian Parker

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

Adrian currently serves in a business role as the first Director of Operations for Dalton Nuclear Institute at the University of Manchester.

Specialties: Executive Leadership; Business Unit Development; Change Leadership; Operations Management; Customer/Guest Service.

Keywords: 
Change management, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Leadership, Energy, Nuclear energy

Group

Manchester Leadership Programme

The Manchester Leadership Programme (MLP) is unique to the University of Manchester and provides students with the opportunity to enhance their university experience, while giving something back to the wider community.

MLP students learn about the challenges facing society in the 21st century, and the leadership approaches needed to address them, both in theory and in real-world practice. The programme also helps students to develop the skills and experiences that graduate employers seek.

Keywords: 
Interdisciplinary, Education for Sustainable Development, Leadership

Person

Ms Sian Yeowell

The Manchester Leadership Programme (MLP) is unique to the University of Manchester and provides students with the opportunity to enhance their university experience, while giving something back to the wider community.

MLP students learn about the challenges facing society in the 21st century, and the leadership approaches needed to address them, both in theory and in real-world practice. The programme also helps students to develop the skills and experiences that graduate employers seek.

Keywords: 
Leadership, Education for Sustainable Development, Interdisciplinary, Education, sustainability teaching

Person

Ms Jane Mortimer

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

Keywords: 
Sustainability enthusiast, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Leadership

Person

Ms Jane Ratchford

Responsible for overseeing Manchester Leadership Programme, which helps place current students on sustainability-orientated projects across the city of Manchester.

Keywords: 
Employment, Employability, Universities, Leadership, Sustainability, Teaching, Education

Person

Prof David Hall

My research and publications focus upon education policy with a particular emphasis upon professional identities, educational disadvantage and leadership. This research has been funded by agencies including the Economic and Social Research Council, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, the Department for Children Schools and Families, the Training and Development Agency for Schools and the Department for International Development.

Keywords: 
Education, Policy, Inequality, Society, Leadership, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Management, Organisational learning, Sustainability, Teaching

Person

Dr Deborah Talmi

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

I have completed an M.A. in cognitive psychology at Tel Aviv University, Israel, where I focused on memory mechanisms and specifically the distinction between short- and long-term memory. My Ph.D. work with Morris Moscovitch at the University of Toronto focused on emotional memory, specifically on cognitive mediators for enhanced memory for emotional material.

Keywords: 
Leadership, Behaviour, Engagement, Psychology, Social responsibility, Sustainability, Climate, Climate change, Sustainability enthusiast, Workplace engagement