staff profiles

  • Programme Leader Fran spent over a decade on national newspapers, most recently as assistant editor of i, having also worked for the Independent and The Times.

    Fran Yeoman

    Programme Leader Fran spent over a decade on national newspapers, most recently as assistant editor of i, having also worked for the Independent and The Times.

  • Senior Lecturer Michelle Ponting is an award-winning broadcast journalist with a background in commercial radio news, including the Key 103, Rock FM and Wire FM stations.

    Michelle Ponting

    Senior Lecturer Michelle Ponting is an award-winning broadcast journalist with a background in commercial radio news, including the Key 103, Rock FM and Wire FM stations.

  • David worked for Liverpool FC and the Liverpool Echo and as a freelance journalist before turning to teaching at universities in Salford and Chester prior to LJMU.

    David Randles

    David worked for Liverpool FC and the Liverpool Echo and as a freelance journalist before turning to teaching at universities in Salford and Chester prior to LJMU.

  • Dave has been a journalist for more than 30 years, having worked in local and national newspapers, magazines, public relations and digital media.

    Dave Toomer

    Dave has been a journalist for more than 30 years, having worked in local and national newspapers, magazines, public relations and digital media.