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Peter Lyons

Senior Lecturer

School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment

Staff Group(s)
Construction Management

Role

Peters main role is teaching undergraduate students. Peter is the Course Leader for BSc Construction Management. I also have several Module Leaderships

Career overview

Employed at NTU since 1989 previously employed in the construction industry as a Site Manager and Project Coordinator in the UK and overseas.

Research areas

Not research active but I have research interests mainly on pedagogic styles and the following.

  • The management of assessment in higher education.
  • Improving the quality of teaching through peer assessment.
  • Innovative methods of assessment.
  • Embedding student career management skills.
  • How students learn and the strategies they adopt to improve their learning.

External activity

External Verifier for a collaborative Foundation Degree run by Derby College.

Sponsors and collaborators

  • 2000 to 2003: Designated NTU Project Manager for a £250,000 consortium FDTL
  • Phase 3 project with Coventry University and Loughborough University.