Mr John Thorley

Position: Senior Lecturer

College: College of Engineering and Technology

Department: Mechanical Engineering and the Built Environment

Subject area: Business and Management

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John is a Senior Lecturer with the College of Engineering.

Teaching responsibilities

John is the module leader for CPD and Strategic Management, Engineering Management, Enterprise Systems and Project Management, Driving Change, CPD & CSR, and Quality and Reliability

Professional interests

John has a passion for personal development and helping students to exceed their personal expectations and realise their full potential.  John is a member with the Association for Coaching and accredited to delivery the Emotional and Social Competency Inventory (ESCI) 360 feedback in partnership with Korn Ferry - Haygroup.

Research interests

John is currently researching the circular economy and what this might mean for an SME in terms of a change transition.  






Experience in industry

John has 25 years experience in a variety of managment and improvement roles throughout a number of sectors, to include 1st tier supplier in automotive, aerospace, food, power, polymer as well as several years developing, delivering work based learning and training direct into industry.

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