Professor of Journalism & Politics
Professor Mick Temple is Professor of Journalism & Politics at Staffordshire University. He has published extensively on many areas of British politics, the media and political theory in academic journals, newspapers and magazines. His PhD (Plymouth University, 1992) was an examination of political coalition theory. His books include ‘The British Press’ (OUP, 2008), a biography of Tony Blair, ‘Blair’ (Haus, 2006) and ‘How Britain Works: From Ideology to Output Politics’ (Macmillan, 2000). He also broadcasts regularly on current affairs for radio and television, and was an analyst for BBC television at the 2010 general election. He is the co-editor of Journalism Education, the peer-reviewed academic journal of the Association for Journalism Education, which represents the interests of university Journalism departments.
Economics Editor of ITV News
Director General, Community Care, Department of Health
CEO Amicus, and formerly Head of the British Army
MP & Former Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries
Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service
CMO Viacom UK & SVP, Youth and Music, Viacom International