Ian Whittell

Lecturer

School of Digital, Technologies and Arts

Professional memberships and activities

National Union of Journalists (NUJ)

Academic qualifications

BA Hons English Literature; NCTJ diploma

Expertise

Freelance national newspaper sports journalist for over 30 years, currently under contract with the Times and Sunday Times newspapers.

Research interests

Impact of Brexit on UK sport

Teaching

Course leader as above, teaching and leading on various modules and running NCTJ exams.

Publications

Published regularly in all national newspapers

Top 250 Young University

Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2020

Top 15 for Teaching Quality

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Top 15 for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Midlands University of the Year

Midlands Business Awards 2020