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Dr David Sweeting



David has over 25 years of teaching experience in higher education, having taught at the universities of Portsmouth, UWE, and Bristol, and in a visiting capacity at the Autonomous University of Madrid. He was director of the social policy group of degrees at Bristol between 2015 and 2018.

He currently convenes the following units

  • Understanding public policy (second year, BSc Social Policy)
  • Cities and communities in the urban age (second/third year, BSc Social Policy)
  • Cities, Housing, and Public Policy (MSc Public Policy)

David has also supervised a number of research students in areas related to local government, citizen participation, and collaboration. He has also been external examiner for PhDs at the universities of Nottingham and De Montfort.