Peter Short

Peter Short

Senior Lecturer in Enterprise and Employability

Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

Greenbank Building, GR161

+44 (0) 1772 89 4699

Subject Areas: Business and Management

Peter has a broad spectrum of international business experience that has been developed via senior management and leadership roles within a number of large corporations. He is a senior lecturer in the Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise with responsibility for enterprise and employability.

He has significant experience of commercial business including technology, telecommunications and consumer goods sectors over more than fifteen years working in national and international business environments.

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Peter is the school lead for Employability and Enterprise within the Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise, working to identify and develop enterprise activities and to promote student employability and entrepreneurial skills.

Peter is currently Course Leader for the BA Business and Management Top-up by eLearning, and also lectures on business and management modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Peter began working in the higher education sector in 2005, after holding several senior director and management roles with multi-national companies including GEC-Marconi, Unilever and Diageo. He joined UCLan as a lecturer in early 2017 after spending four years managing international student recruitment and transnational education projects.


2012   MBA, Management & Leadership, University of Glamorgan

2005   BA (Hons) Business Studies (1st Class), University Of Central Lancashire