Mr David Cantliff

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Faculty of Business and Law

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 250 6138




Personal profile

David was employed in the private sector for over 25 years and in that time, he embarked on a program of part-time self-funded study resulting in the recent submission of a PhD thesis. David began teaching at De Montfort University in 2007 on a part-time basis whilst also being employed in the private sector and in 2011, David became a full-time member of the Faculty Team. Consequently, the combination of practical experience and academic knowledge means that David emphasises the development and enhancement of the student learning experience through the application and critical reflection of theory and practice.

Research interests/expertise

Crisis, Resilience, Strategic Management, Organisational Theory

Areas of teaching

Contemporary Business Issues

Organisational Management

Management and Strategy Dissertation Supervisor

Placement Supervisor



BA (Hons)

Courses taught

Strategic Management

Crisis and Business Continuity Management

Introduction to Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

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