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Les Arthur

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment

Staff Group(s)
Product Design

Role

Senior Lecturer for Learning and Teaching across the School of Art & Design and the Built Environment.

Career overview

Leslie has 25 years of teaching and lecturing in further and higher education in the UK.

2012 - NTSU Outstanding Teaching Awards awarded to Leslie Arthur

External activity

  • 2013 - International shortlisting for the Sir Misha Black award for Innovation in Design Education at the Royal College of Art
  • 2013 - The HEA used the re design of a dissertation module by Leslie and Dr P Marsh as best practice in higher education
  • 2012 - Learning and Teaching Co-ordinator receives highest international votes.
  • 2012 - Voted for by the students as the international lecturer of the year at the Escola Polytecnica superior d’ Enginyeria de Villnova la geltre in Barcelona. The students were so impressed with the sessions they've given him the highest score of all international lecturers this year.
  • 2009 - Short listed for the Most Innovative Teacher of the Year: 2nd (The Times Higher Educational Awards)

Publications

  • Arthur, L. Marsh, P. September 2014 Pedagogy Leading Technology, The Design Society / Institution of Engineering Designers. University of Twenty. Netherlands.
  • Elmansori1 E& Arthur L., Obstacles Faced by the Innovation in Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) In Libya, International Journal of Innovation and Knowledge Management in the Middle East and North Africa (IJIKMMENA), vol. 2, No 1, 2014.
  • Hamad E& Arthur L., (2013) Entrepreneurship in SMEs through Business Incubators in the Arab World (UAE Case Study), International Journal of Innovation and Knowledge Management in the Middle East and North Africa (IJIKMMENA), vole 2, No 1, 2013.
  • Elmansori E& Arthur L., (2013) Obstacles faced by the Innovation in SMEs in Libya, presented in the WASD 11th International Conference 2013 and publication in the conference proceedings, World Sustainable Development Outlook London, 2013.
  • Hamad E& Arthur L., (2012) Innovation and Entrepreneurship through Business Incubators in the Arab World (UAE Case Study), presented in the WASD 10th International Conference, UAE:2012.
  • Hamad E& Arthur L., (2012) Innovation And Entrepreneurship Through Business Incubators In The Arab World presented in the 12th ECIE, Portugal 2012. Published in the ECIE's proceedings.

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Press expertise

  • Design innovation
  • Design creativity
  • Design theory
  • Design education
  • Design Management