Presentations, lectures and speeches
Speaking at the 2014 International Surgical Congress of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland on the 'Rationale for a New Shape of Postgraduate Training' (April 2014)
Speaking at the NES Scottish Annual Medical Education Conference on the 'Shape of Training Review' (May 2014)
See previous events
Nottingham Life Cycles
In 2011, the Vice-Chancellor cycled 1,030 miles from John O'Groats to Land's End. He and his team raised £232,000 for research on palliative and end of life care.
In 2012, he cycled 1,087 miles from Cape Wrath to Dover to raise funds to help improve access to further and higher education for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, raising £258,000.
In 2013, he cycled 1,108 miles covering the capital cities of the UK and Republic of Ireland and raised £270,000 for Stroke Rehabilitation Research.
Read more about previous Life Cycle challenges here.
Life Cycle 4 has just been announced. This is a 1,400 mile challenge around the fours corners of Great Britain, to raise funds for the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre and will take place in summer 2014. Details of this challenge and the cause can be found here.
Teaching and research interests
The Vice-Chancellor continues to lecture on a Year One ‘Current Economic Issues’ undergraduate module in The School of Economics.
His recent publications include:
'Trade Liberalization, Economic Crises and Growth'. World Development, Vol. 40, 2012, pp. 2177-2193 (with R. Falvey and N. Foster).
'The More the Better? Foreign Ownership and Corporate Performance in China'. European Journal of Finance, Vol. 18, 2012, pp. 1-22 (with A. Guariglia and Z. Yu).
'The UK in a Global World'. CEPR, 2012, pp. 146. (Editor).
'Palgrave Handbook of International Trade'. Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, pp. 711(Co-Editor with D. Bernhofen, R. Falvey and U. Kreikemeier).
'Rigid Labour Markets with Trade and Capital Mobility'. Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 44, 2011, pp. 509-540 (with P. Egger and T. Seidel).
'Trade Liberalisation and Human Capital Adjustment'. Journal of International Economics, Vol. 81, 2010, pp. 230-239 (with R. Falvey and J. Silva).