Paddy Turner

Role: Chair

Paddy Turner (SFHEA) has worked at Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) covering all aspects of disabled student support from direct student support to management and research. He has at all times retained a passion for improving access and inclusion to the academic and cultural environment. He was Head of Inclusive Practice (Disability) until 2011 and is now an Education Developer supporting academic staff towards HEA Fellowship and developing inclusive teaching and learning practice. Paddy helped form the first professional association for disability officers in 1999 and is the current chair of NADP engaging with Government, SLC and other sector stakeholder groups to influence decision-making and policy.