Dr David Rush

Student Development Manager (Skills for Success)
Academic Section - Student Development
Dr David Rush
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 873588

  • Location

    4.402D, Colchester Campus



Dave is a Senior Tutor in the Talent Development Centre, and leads on a number of activities, including the TDCs credit modules, embedded skills teaching for departments in the Humanities and Social Sciences, and the drop-in workshop programme in the Silberrad Student Centre. Dave taught English Literature at the University of Sussex for three years, before spells abroad as a head of department at a university in Nigeria, and as a journalist and English teacher in Sri Lanka. He is interested in teaching writing, critical thinking and research skills, and collaborative approaches to curriculum development.


  • PhD in English Literature University of Sussex (2007)

  • MA (Hons) in Critical Theory University of Sussex (2003)

+44 (0) 1206 873588


4.402D, Colchester Campus