Paul is a principal lecturer in the Centre for Facilities Management Development at Sheffield Hallam University. He is course leader for the Foundation Degree in FM and lectures on the MBA in FM, as well as contributing to other management education.
With a strong belief in the need to keep educational delivery current, Paul is also involved in applied research and consultancy projects that will inform and aid the development of the curriculum. Recent projects include the development of Spaceworks, the relationship between HR and FM within organisations, and case studies with private and public sector organisations. Current projects include the role of the facilities manager in corporate social responsibility and change management within office relocations.
Prior to joining the Centre, Paul was a manager within the sports, recruitment and transport industries. He holds a first degree in sport and an MBA and has recently qualified as a teacher within higher education.