Richard Walford

Senior Lecturer - Hawke's Bay


06 830 1204

Areas of Teaching

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


MEd; BBS; NZDipBus; DipAppldBus; DipAdEd; Cert QA


Richard has been with EIT for 16+ years during which time he has taught Management, Human Resources and Employment Relations subjects to a variety of groups, organisations and students – covering Management and Leadership roles, Marketing, Human Resource (training and development, recruitment and selection, operations) and Health and 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 (5+ years)
EIT Lecturer (16+ years)
Industry Management – Richmonds, Silver Fern Farms, Asure Quality, MAF (Management, Training, Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Supervisory, Regional Coordination – 17yrs)
National Assessor ITO, Industry

Courses Taught

Organisations and Management
Managing Projects
Business Environment
Problem Solving
People at Work
Employment Relations
Business Operations
Design Improve Operations
Strategic Marketing
Sales Practice
Marketing Communications
Marketing Principles
Workplace Assessor
On-Job Instruction
Financial Literacy

Research Areas

Adult Education
International Marketing

Research Outputs

Research outputs 2020

Research outputs 2013