Skip to content

Mr Steven Baguley

Job: Faculty Accreditation Manager / PhD student

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

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

T: 0116 207 8019




Personal profile

Steven Baguley is an experienced Higher Education Manager, PhD Student and Accredited Executive Coach at De Montfort University’s Faculty of Business and Law. He received his BSc in Psychology and MSc in Forensic Psychology from the University of Leicester between 1997 and 2002, and practised as a Psychologist in forensic and health settings for ten years. During this time Steven gained extensive experience working with a range of clients on a 1:1 and group work basis, training in areas such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Attachment therapy and groupwork interventions with a range of client groups. 

More recently Steven has retrained as an Executive Coach, drawing on his wealth of experience as a practitioner and understanding of the Higher Education landscape. Steven works within the Leicester Castle Business School at De Montfort University advising senior management on the delivery of strategically important accreditation's and professional body certifications. In 2018 Steven graduated with Distinction from the School’s Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Coaching and is a member of the DMU Coaching and Mentoring services. Steven is currently undertaking a PhD by concurrent publication, exploring the role of Mindfulness on Staff Well Being in a Business School. In his spare time Steven is a keen rock climber, runner and very occasional jazz trumpet player. He lives in Leicester with his Scottie Dog, Max.

Research group affiliations

People Organisations and Work Institute (POWI)

Research interests/expertise

  • Mindfulness and Staff Wellbeing
  • Mindfulness and Ethics in the Workplace
  • Coaching and Mindfulness
  • Mindful Organisations
  • Coaching in Organisations

Areas of teaching

LCBS5062 Organisational Coaching

HRMX5000 Coaching Fundamentals


  • PhD Business Administration (in progress) - 2019-2025
  • Association for Coaching Foundation Executive Coach Accreditation  - 2020
  • PG Certificate in Professional Coaching (Distinction) - 2018
  • MSc Forensic Psychology - 2002
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology and Sociology - 2000

Membership of professional associations and societies

  • Association for Coaching (Organisational Member) - 2019 to date
  • British Academy of Management - 2019 to date
  • Chartered Management Institute - 2018 to date

Professional licences and certificates

Accredited Foundation Executive Coach - Association for Coaching


PhD research - An Exploration of the role of Mindfulness on Staff Wellbeing in a UK Business School (2019 to date)

Search Who's Who

News target area image

DMU is a dynamic university, read about what we have been up to in our latest news section.

Events at DMU

At DMU there is always something to do or see, check out our events for yourself.

Mission and vision target area image
Mission and vision

Read about our mission and vision and how these create a supportive and exciting learning environment.