Colin is a transport economist who has developed a range of transport and logistics management courses at Huddersfield, which is one of the top universities for courses in this important area of business.
Colin is currently Head of the Department of Logistics and Hospitality Management and Associate Dean of the School. He has executive responsibilities for teaching and learning and recruitment and marketing for all of the Schools.
Professor Bamford is well known to students for the text books and articles he has produced. Most of these are in his specialist field of Transport Economics; he is also either joint author or the leading author of general Economics text books that are endorsed by OCR and CIE for their UK and international examinations. Colin is currently President of the Economics and Business Education Association.