Doug Wotherspoon

Senior Lecturer

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 HND Business Management and Deputy Course Leader for the BA Business Management course portfolio. In addition, Doug has responsibility for the induction of top-up students embarking on BA Business Management degrees.

 

 

 

Teaching & Research

Teaching
Law
Business Ethics
Sustainability
Academic Support

Research
Legal Matters
Business Ethics

Professional Bodies

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

 

 

Qualifications

LLB, Solicitor (non-practising)

 

Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

 

 

External Responsibilities

Link Tutor to Worcester College of Technology Foundation degrees in Business and Service Sector Management and Member of University of Worcester Externally Provided Programmes Sub-Committee (EPPSC)

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.