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David works in the Centre for Excellence in Learning as a Academic Learning Designer.

David is currently studying towards his PhD in project management.


1. PhD. My area of research is the selection and embedding of project management method in an IT/IS context.

2. Education research involving TEL.

3. Military research on the Boer War 1899-1902.

Journal Articles




Invited Lectures

  • PRINCE2 introduction
  • PRINCE2 introduction
  • Project management in production management
  • Project managing your MBA
  • Introduction to PRINCE2. University of Manchester. Feb 2013


  • UoA25 writing retreat (Bournemouth University, 01 Apr 2017). In Progress
  • An Ontology of digital toolkits (Bournemouth University, 01 Nov 2016). In Progress
  • Student technology trainer pilot (Bournemouth University, 01 Jan 2016). Awarded
  • The TEL toolkit’ and follow-on project ‘Horizon Scanning: the affordances of Augmented and Immersive Technologies (Bournemouth University, 01 Dec 2015). Completed
  • Digital Toolkit Development (Bournemouth University, 02 Nov 2015). Awarded
  • Co-creating a Multiple Choice Question repository with students and for all students (Bournemouth University, Fusion Investment Fund, FIF strand: Co-creation and co-production, 30 Nov 2014). Completed
  • Project Management building blocks for BU students and staff: Essential skills in Microsoft Project (Bournemouth University, 01 Jun 2014). Completed

External Responsibilities

  • Wessex PM Academic Community, Organiser (2014-2017)

Conference Presentations

  • CELebrate 2017, Using audience response systems for engagement and feedback, 13 June 2017, Bournemouth
  • CELebrate 2017, What is iInnovate is telling us about assessment and feedback?, 13 June 2017, Bournemouth


  • PGCE in Education Practice (Bournemouth University, 2014)
  • BSc (Hons) in Mathematics and Computing (Open University, 2001)
  • MBA in Business (Open University, 2000)
  • BA (Hons) in Russian (Nottingham University, 1985)


  • Best Paper Award (3rd EAI International Conference on e-Learning e-Education and Online Training (eLEOT), 2016)
  • Award of Merit (Orders and Medals Research Society, 2015)
  • ‘Most Outstandingly Brilliant’ Gold Award (Bournemouth University Students Union (SUBU), 2015)
  • Most Brilliant Lecturer (Bournemouth University Students Union (SUBU), 2015)


  • Association of Learning Developers, Member (2016-),
  • British Academy of Management, Member (2015-),
  • Higher Education Academy, Senior Fellow (2016-),
  • Project Management Institute, Member (2012-),
  • Wessex Project Management Academic Community, Chair (2014-2017),
The data on this page was last updated at 04:09 on September 24, 2017.