Lecturer Profiles

Allison Davies

Highest qualification

PhD (Doctorate)

What do you like most about the subject?

I like the students

How would you describe your teaching style?

Student centered

What else can you tell us about yourself?

I am a qualified Psychotherapist

Your tip for university success:

Enjoy it

Gill Marshall

Highest qualification

RSA Diploma Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults

What do you like most about the subject?

It's an important skill for life

How would you describe your teaching style?

Friendly but challenging

What else can you tell us about yourself?

I'm learning to scuba-dive

Your tip for university success:

Throw yourself in and enjoy it!

Helen Rintoul

Highest qualification

Masters in teaching English Language

What do you like most about the subject?

Enjoy seeing students learning new skills and using them effectively

How would you describe your teaching style?

Organised, efficient and thorough

Where else have you worked?

Oaklands College and Hong Kong for 8 years

What else can you tell us about yourself?

I play tennis and I am currently learning how to speak italian

Your tip for university success

Have fun, make the most of it...

Ben Wheeler

Highest qualification

MA in Film from Nottingham University

What do you teach at HIC?

Mass Communications (Film, Media, Journalism, New Media Production)

What do you like most about the subject?

It's wide-ranging, leading to a host of different careers in the media and communications industry, and it is one of the fastest growing and most popular subject areas

How would you describe your teaching style?

Fostering critical and analytical approaches to the modern world whilst promoting creativity

Where else have you taught?

Swansea University and Anglia Ruskin University