Prof. Glyn Watson


University of Birmingham

Prof Watson moved out to Dubai two years ago to take up the prole of Provost (or Head) of the University’s Dubai campus. Before taking up this role, Prof Watson was Pro Vice-Chancellor and Head of the College for the College of Social Sciences, at the University. He has also held a number of other senior academic leadership roles within the University, including Deputy Head of College, Head (Dean) of the Business School, College Director of Education and academic lead for the development of the University’s digital programmes. As a researcher, his background is in the field of management science and he has published widely in the areas of value chains, contracts and incentives. He has been an academic educator for more than 20 years and has a particular passion for promoting access to higher education amongst disadvantaged groups.


Leadership stream

25 February 2020 | 14:30 - 15:00 | Your Continuing Professional Development

The topic will be a presentation with slides outlining the importance of CPD in your given profession and tools and techniques to keep your CPD up to date and remain competitive in your market.