Part Time Lecturer in Economics and Tourism
York Business School
I have taught a range of business subjects in further and higher education institutions for over 40 years. Currently and in recent times I have held a range of positions in local government and voluntary organisations, e.g. Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council; North York Moors national Park Authority; Cleveland Scientific Institution; Justice First; Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland CLP.
I am a director of two private companies adn have experience in a range of business activities. One of these companies was once the largest holiday letting agency in Yorkshire.
Accounting and Finance
Public Sector Economics.
I have published a number of journal articles and conference papers on bus transport. These focus mainly on the impacts of deregulation and case studies of public transport in the North York Moors National Park.
More recently my research has focused on the economic and social impacts of long-distance walking and particularly National Trails. I have also carried out a number of other one-off research projects.