Richard Walford

Senior Lecturer - Management


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Areas of Teaching

Management, Marketing, Human Resources, Operations, Assessment, Industry Training, Health & Safety, Industry Projects


Masters Education (MEd); Bachelor Business Studies (BBS); NZ Diploma Business (NZDipBus); Diploma Applied Business (DipAppldBus); Diploma Adult Education (DipAdEd); Cert Quality Assurance (Cert QA)


Richard has been with EIT for 16 years during which he has taught Management, Human Resources and Employment Relations subjects to a variety of groups, organisations and students – covering Management & Leadership roles, Marketing, Human Resource (training & development, recruitment & selection, operations) and Health & Safety roles. To this, his time and experience as within the compliance and quality assurance (Food Safety, HACCP, Operational) fields add to the knowledge set that he brings.


Senior Lecturer (5yrs)
EIT lecturer (16yrs)
Prog Coordinator NZIM, F&M, CertBus, Short Course
Industry Mgt – Richmonds, Silver Fern Farms, Asure Quality, MAF (Mgt, Training, Ops, Mkty, HR, Supervisory, Regional coordination – 17yrs)
National Assessor ITO, industry

Courses Taught

Org & Mgt
Mg Projects
Business Environ
Problem Solving
People at Work
Employment Relations
Bus Ops
Design Improve  Ops
Strategic Marketing
Sales Practice
Mkty Comms,
Mkty Principles
Workplace  Assessor
On Job  Instruction
Financial Literacy

Research Areas

Adult education
International Marketing

Research outputs

Research outputs 2013