Academic Members of SMART

Academic Members of SMART

The academic community at De Montfort University is vast and energetic. As DMU invests further into research fields, academics are beginning to develop and broaden their outstanding research. Below is a list of the current academic members of SMART and an individual Bio can be found by simply clicking on the academics name.


David PenmanDavid Penman

Senior Lecturer, Journalism 

Dr Alice Wood - Lecturer in English Dr Alice Wood

Lecturer in English 


Dr Sophy Smith

Principle Lecturer, Media 

John-Dilley-2 John Dilley

Senior Lecturer, Journalism 

Professor Gabriel Egan - Director of the Centre of Textual Studies (CTS)Prof. Gabriel Egan

Professor of Shakespeare Studies 


Aaron Toogood

Aaron Toogood

Senior Lecturer, Finance 


Dr Ashley Carreras 

Principle Lecturer, Business

Chris Odindo - E cigs 2Dr Chris Odindo

Lecturer, Business and Law 


Dr David Russell

Deputy Dean, Business and Law

Jonathan Davis

Prof. Jonathan Davies

Professor of Critical Policy Studies


Adam Brown

Adam Brown 

Senior Lecturer, Speech & Language 

ChristopherHerriotChris Herriot

Senior Lecturer, Youth & Community Development

Dr Angela O'Sullivan - Head of Widening Participation

Dr Angela O’Sullivan 

Head of Widening Participation

Carol Sutton jpg

Dr Carole Sutton 

Founder of Five Praises Project 

jess hall podcastDr Jess Hall

Senior Lecturer, Psychology 

Katie LairdDr Katie Laird 

Senior Lecturer, Microbiology

KetanRuparellaDr Ketan Ruparelia 

Research Assistant 

Mhairi MorrisDr Mhairi Morris

Senior Lecturer, Biomedical Science 

Dr Peter Rivers - Reader in Pharmacy Practice Research

Dr Peter Rivers

Reader in Pharmacy Practice

Joan TaylorProf. Joan Taylor

Professor of Pharmaceutics 

Professor Katherine Huddersman - Professor of Enviromental ChemistryProf. Katherine Huddersman

Professor of Environmental Chemistry

Ross LittleRoss Little 

Lecturer, Criminology 


David Holland - PhD Student & Part-Time LecturerDavid Holland 

PhD Student & Part-time Lecturer 

lionel deanDr Lionel Dean

Senior Lecturer, Design

matt jonesDr Matthew Jones

Senior Lecturer, Cinema and Television History

Dr Richard Bull explains his novel research into energy and sustainable development

Dr Richard Bull

Deputy Head, Engineering & Sustainable Development

Dr Tom Collins - Early Career Research Fellow

Dr Tom Collins

Early Career Research Fellow 

Professor Bernd Stahl - Director of the Center for Computing and Social Responsibility Prof Bernd Stahl 

Director of the Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility

Professor Leigh Landy - Director of Music, Technology & Innovation CentreProf. Leigh Landy

 Director of Music, Technology and Innovation Research Centre

Mark CoeckelberghProf. Mark Coekelbergh 

Professor of Technology and Social Responsibility


Prof. Martin Richardson

Professor of Modern Holography