Chris Priestnall

Lecturer / Programme Director, MSc Human Resource Management (Full-time)

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After many years in university management in London, Chris Priestnall came to the Hull to study MSc Human Resource Management in 2014 and was taken on as a part-time lecturer the following year.

Chris's interest in teaching and learning developed further when he was offered the role of graduate teaching assistant in February 2016.

He also continued in his role as a part-time lecturer, as well as beginning a full-time PhD in Human Resource Management.

Chris has now become a full-time lecturer and has opted to continue his PhD on a part-time basis and hopes to complete it very soon.



Research Interests

  • Leadership Identity within the LGBT+ community



Programmes taught on

Modules list

  • MSc Project/Dissertations (full and part-time)

  • HRM in Context (part-time)

  • Human Resource Management (part-time BA)

  • Contemporary Issues in HRM (part-time BA)

  • Chartered Management Degree Apprentice Portfolio Tutor

  • Managing Diversity and Equality

  • HRM in Context (Full-time)

Teaching awards and accolades

Currently working towards the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PCAP)

Professional highlights


Academic qualifications

  • BA Open Degree (Open University)

  • MSc Human Resource Management

  • Currently undertaking a PhD in Human Resource Management

Awards and accolades

  • CIPD Member

  • Level 7 NVQ in Management