Lecturer in Football Business and Media

James is an experienced media lecturer, having worked in higher education since 2015. Before entering the teaching profession he was a news and sport journalist for a number of regional and national newspapers/broadcasters, including the Liverpool Echo, Daily Mail, Daily Star, Daily Express and the BBC, for over 20 years.

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Area of expertise
  • Journalism
  • Sports Journalism
  • Public relations
  • Media Law and ethics
Teaching & research interests
  • Media ethics
  • Multimedia journalism
Accreditation & memberships
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • NCTJ Diploma
  • BA (Hons) Literature Media and Cultural Studies – Liverpool John Moores University
  • NCTJ Diploma in Newspaper Journalism – University of Central Lancashire
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education – University of Central Lancashire
Expertise in industry

James was a reporter, editor, sub-editor, page designer, producer, for newspapers, websites and broadcasters. He has also worked as a media advisor and has experience of working in public relations.

  • Sports media
  • Sports history and culture
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