Mr Dave Jarman
I help people generate, evaluate, develop, and launch their ideas. I'm a Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship with a background in personal, professional, and career development and a deep interest in creativity and culture.
Associate Professor in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Centre for Innovation
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I'm a Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at the multi-award-winning Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Bristol (CATE 2019, NEEA 2018, Vice-Chancellor’s Award 2017). I'm formerly Head of Employability and Enterprise at Bath Spa University, Head of Enterprise Education at the University of Bristol, and a former Chairman and Director of Enterprise Educators UK (www.enterprise.ac.uk). I'm also a Fellow of the HEA, the RSA, and an Honorary Fellow of EEUK.
I'm also an independent Town Councillor in Corsham, Witshire, and a trustee of student innovation charity Student Hubs.
I have won awards for designing and delivering a leadership development bootcamp (Insight into Management, University of Bristol Teaching Award, 2008), founding a student business accelerator (Basecamp, SETSquared Best Enterprise Initiative 2013), and overhauling and delivering an entrepreneurship bootcamp (Spark, SETSquared Best Enterprise Initiative 2014).
Managing organisational unitSchool of Education
01/05/2022 to 31/03/2023
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I currently teach a range of units from 1st year undegrad, through to Masters level, and run workshops for PhD students. My units span foundational units on human-centred design and research practice through to entrepreneurial new venture creation. I also direct the postgraduate masters programmes in the Centre for Innovation and Entrpreneurship.
For many years I have also supported colleagues from all disciplines in how to embed key enterprise and employability skills in their curriculum.