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University Centre Reaseheath

Dan Wright

Dan Wright Lecturer and Course Manager Daniel has a BSc in Animal Management from the University of Derby and has completed a MSc in Conservation Biology at Manchester Metropolitan University. Daniel is also a Member of the British Herpetological Society and works as a Red List Assessor for the IUCN, and is currently working on […]

Iram Zaidi

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Iram Zaidi Lecturer and Course Manager Iram completed has bachelors (1st class) in Biotechnology from India and Masters (Distinction) in Food Science and Innovation from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. Iram has several years of experience in the baking and high care industry working within the technical department with through and extensive knowledge on HACCP, food […]

Dr Vicki Senior

Dr Vicki Senior Lecturer and Course Manager Vicki completed her PhD in woodland insect ecology and climate change at the University of Sheffield. Vicki also holds an MSc in Wildlife Management, in which her research focused on developing a novel method for sampling insect populations. Vickis research interests include conservation and ecology, but particularly woodland […]

Becx Whitefield

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Becx Whitefield Advanced Practitioner Becx holds a BSc in Animal Behaviour and MSc Behavioural Ecology. Becx spent 7 years working in the eco-tourism industry in Southern & Eastern Africa, predominantly Zambia, where she was involved in multiple community education programmes and several conservation projects. Becx has led both horse back and driven safaris and headed […]

Olly O’Malley

Olly O’Malley Lecturer and Course Manager Olly holds a BSc (Hons) in Zoology with Evolutionary Psychology at the University of Liverpool. Following this, Olly gained 11 years of experience in zookeeping at Knowsley Safari, working with large carnivores and ungulates. Olly holds an MSc in Conservation Biology from Manchester Metropolitan University, completing his MSc thesis […]

Louise Glenn

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Louise Glenn Lecturer Louise gained a BSc (Hons) in Animal Health and Welfare at Harper Adams University. In addition, Louise has previously lectured in Agriculture at Reaseheath. Louise has spent a number of years working within the Agriculture sector specialising predominantly in dairy cow health, breeding and reproduction. Louise has her own award-winning milking herd, […]

Alex Sawyer

Alex Sawyer Lecturer and Course Manager Alex has a BSc (Hons) in Zoology from the University of Liverpool, and went on to work for the university as a research technician and animal technician. Alex spent 5 years as a mammal keeper at the WWT Martin Mere, looking after Asian short clawed otters and Eurasian beavers, […]

Daniel Reece

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Daniel Reece Lecturer/Course Manager Daniel completed BA (Hons) Sports Coaching at the University of Central Lancashire, PGCE at Glyndwr University, and is currently studying MSc Sports Coaching at Liverpool John Moores University. Daniel completed his UEFA Elite Youth Licence in 2016 and his UEFA A Licence in 2018. Daniel has 16 years of coaching experience, […]

Tom Guy

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Tom Guy Research Manager – Institute of Sustainability and Food Innovation (IoSFI)  Tom completed his BSc Chemical Engineering & Chemistry at the University of Sheffield, and is a member of the Institute of Brewing & Distilling. Tom also has 7 years experience as a Process Engineer and Scientist in the food industry and analytical services […]

Lis Morris

Lis Morris Lecturer/Course Manager UCR Teaching and Learning Coach Lis was awarded a BSc (hons) in Plant Science after studying jointly at Newnham College, Cambridge, and University of Manchester. Lis continued onto an MPhil degree in Plant Pathology, which resulted in the publication of her thesis. She has recently completed the Diploma in Education and […]