Kathy Daniels

 

Associate Dean Learning and Teaching 

Kathy Daniels Human Resource Management Aston University

Kathy first joined Aston Business School in September 1999, as a Sessional Lecturer. She continued in this role until September 2012 when she was appointed as a Teaching Fellow, working on a part-time basis. She was promoted to Senior Teaching Fellow in 2014 and then to Associate Professorial Teaching Fellow in 2018.

In 2018 she took up the role of Associate Dean: Learning and Teaching, with responsibility for the postgraduate programmes in Aston Business School. Prior to joining Aston she worked as Head of HR in a large manufacturing organisation. She then left to set up her own consultancy business, which she still runs. She writes and speaks extensively about employment law for organisations such as CIPD, Agora Business Publications and Croners. She is a Lay Member of the Employment Tribunals, sitting in Birmingham.  

Role: Associate Dean Learning and Teaching (Postgraduate programmes)
Email: k.daniels1@aston.ac.uk
Phone: 0121 204 4902
Room: SW814

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Birmingham 1984 
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development 2004 
  • Principal Fellow, Higher Education Academy 2015 
  • Certified Online Learning Facilitator 2015 
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Management 2018 

Academic

  • Associate Dean: Learning and Teaching (2018 - present) 
  • Deputy Head of WOP Department (2017-2018) 
  • Senior Teaching Fellow, Aston Business School. (2014 - Present) 
  • Teaching Fellow, Aston Business School. (2012 - 2013)        
  • External Verifier, CIPD. (2009 - Present)         
  • Sessional Lecturer, Aston Business School. (1999 - 2012)         
  • Regional Moderator, CIPD. (1998 - 2009)         
  • Sessional Lecturer, University of Central England. (1997 - 1999)         
  • Sessional Lecturer, University of Birmingham. (1998) 

Professional

  • Consultant, Kathy Daniels Consulting. (May 1997 - Present)         
  • Member, Birmingham Employment Tribunals. (2000- Present)         
  • Head of Personnel and Training, GEC Avery. (1988 - 1997)   
  • HR Graduate Trainee, Land Rover Ltd. (1987 - 1988) 

Aston University

  • BH3308, Employee Relations and Legal Issues in HRM 
  • BHM349, Employee Relations in Context 
  • BHM350, Employment Law 
  • BHMPROJ, Masters Project 
  • BUP100, Undergraduate Placement Assessment 
  • XPBA01, Placement 
  • Employment Law
  • Employee Relations
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development 
  • Principal Fellow, Higher Education Academy 
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Management
Books
  • Daniels, K (2004) Employment Law for HR and Business Students, CIPD Publishing 
  • Daniels, K and MacDonald, L (2005) Equality, Discrimination and Diversity, CIPD Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2006) Employee Relations in an Organisational Context, CIPD Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2007) Reward Pocketbook, Management Pocketbooks  
  • Daniels, K (2008) Employment Law: An Introduction for HR and Business Students, second edition, CIPD Publishing  
  • Daniels, K (2008) Strategic Choice in Patterns of Employment Relations in Strategic Human Resource Management, Aston Centre for HR, CIPD Publishing  
  • Daniels, K and Parkes, C (2008) Strategic Diversity Management in Strategic Human Resource Management, Aston Centre for HR, CIPD Publishing  
  • Daniels, K (2010) A Quick Guide to Redundancy, LawPack Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2012) Employment Law: An introduction for HR and Business Students, third edition, CIPD Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2014) Workplace Relations and Regulations in Crawshaw J, Budhwar, P and Davis, A (eds) (2014) Human Resource Management: Strategic and International Perspectives, Sage Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2016) Introduction to Employment Law; Fundamentals for HR and Business Students, fourth edition, CIPD Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2017) Workplace Relations and Regulations in Crawshaw J, Budhwar, P and Davis, A (eds) (2017) Human Resource Management: Strategic and International Perspectives, 2nd edition, Sage Publishing 
  • Daniels, K (2019) Introduction to Employment Law; Fundamentals for HR and Business Students, fifth edition, Kogan Page (publication planned)

Administrative Roles and Responsibilities

  • UG Year Tutor (not MAS), School. (September 2012 - Present)        
  • Lead Tutor, First Year Business School (Sept 2012 – present)
  • Course Director, BSc HRM (Sept 2014 – Present)