Memberships, Roles, & Service

Treasurer: Poetics and Linguistics Association (2020-Present) 

Chair of the Board of Governors, St Michael's Primary School, Bartley Green (2020-Present) 

Book Reviews Editor
Journal of Language and Discrimination (2018 to present)

Senior Fellow: Higher Education Academy (2015)

Member: British Association of Applied Linguistics; Poetics and Linguistics Association; and Mediating Religion Network

External Examiner Glasgow University, MSc Applied Linguistics (from 2019)

External Examiner: London South Bank University, English Single Honours Revalidation (May 2016); Glasgow University, MSc Applied Linguistics Consultation (August 2018); Critical Reader for Open University, E302 Language and Creativity

Secretary: University Council of General and Applied Linguistics (2015 to 2019)

Membership Secretary: Poetics and Linguistics Association (2013 to 2019)

Co-Organiser: Poetics and Linguistics Association Annual Conference and Summer School (July 2018)

Panellist: Athena Swan Equality Charter Award Panel (2017 & 2019)

ReviewerThe Journal of Religion, Media & Digital CultureDiscourse, Media, & ContextMetaphor and the Social WorldLanguage & LiteratureJournal of Language & Discrimination; and Corpora. Book proposals for both Bloomsbury and Routledge and grant proposals for the John Templeton Foundation.

At Newman

Member of Research Ethics Committee (from 2021)

Member of  Learning, Teaching and Academic Quality Committee (from 2020)

Unit of Assessment Lead (UoA 29), REF2021 (from 2018)

Chair, Minor Amendments Panel (previously member and co-chair, from 2015)

Head of Humanities Research Centre (from 2018-2020)

Events Coordinator, Humanities Research Centre (2016-2018)