Carl Duck

Lecturer in Education and Placement Coordinator

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Arts Cultures and Education
  • School of Education


  • BA (University of Lincoln)
  • PGDip (Leeds Beckett University)
  • MBA (University of Hull)
  • PCAP (University of Hull)


I have worked in Higher Education for 12 years as Lecturer and Placement Coordinator. I also have worked in the public sector as a Partnership Manager for 15 years. I spent two years working for the Professional Football Association in professional football clubs and with soccer clubs in the USA. I have additional experience working as a Funding Manager for four nursery schools and supporting small charities.

I work on a number of modules on the BA Education suite of programmes.

I coordinate all placements for students on the BA Education suite of programmes - approximately 150 students per year.

I am a dissertation supervisor at L6 and L7.

I am an MA Education personal supervisor and dissertation supervisor.

Research interests

My research interests are: -

- the role of nursery schools as community hubs

- partnership working and supporting nursery school development

Membership/Fellowship of professional body



Senior Fellow

Higher Education Academy

2018 - 2021

Fellowship of HEA