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Doug Wotherspoon

Subject Group Leader for Finance, Economics and Law

Worcester Business School

Contact Details

email: d.wotherspoon@worc.ac.uk

tel: 01905 54 2500

After practising company and commercial law for 20 years in the city of Worcester, representing clients ranging from sole traders, ordinary partnerships, LLPs and limited companies to multi-national companies in transactions covering everything from business formations to business insolvencies, Doug embarked on a change of career and is very much enjoying transferring his practical experience in a legal environment into the classroom environment for the benefit of HND and undergraduate students alike.

Doug is Course Leader for the BA Business Management portfolio of courses. The aim of these courses is to integrate academic and work-based learning to equip you with the skills and knowledge required by today’s graduates.

Teaching & Research

Teaching & Research

Teaching
Business Law, EU Law, Commercial Law
Business Ethics
Sustainability
Academic Support

Research
Legal Matters
Business Ethics
Sustainability

Professional Bodies

Professional Bodies

Law Society: (member)
Higher Education Academy: (Fellow)

 

 

Qualifications

Qualifications

LLB, Solicitor (non-practising)

Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

External Responsibilities

External Responsibilities

Link Tutor to Heart of Worcestershire College Foundation degree in Business and Member of University of Worcester Externally Provided Programmes Sub-Committee (EPPSC)

Publications

Publications:

Davis, P. and Wotherspoon, D. (2014). Producing Hope Through Practice. The promise of expansionist pragmatism in generating new everyday utopias. Presented at the 15th Annual Conference of the Utopian Studies Society. Faculty of Philosophy, Charles University, Prague.