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    Dr Mark Simcock


    Course Manager (Land and Property Management) & Principal Lecturer in Rural Land Management and Valuation

    Photograph of Mark

    Article: Learn from the professionals

    Teaching Duties

    Course Manager for our Land and Property Management Degree (undergraduate programmes).

    Course Tutor for our Chartered Surveyor Degree Level Apprenticeship programme.

    BSc (Hons) and MSc/MProf in Rural Enterprise and Land Management, BSc (Hons) Rural Property Management, BSc (Hons) Real Estate covering all aspects of land management and in particular valuation and compulsory purchase and in particular:

    • Valuation & Estate Management
    • Valuation & Advanced Valuation
    • Rural Asset Valuation
    • Farming Systems and the Environment
    • Strategic Estate Management
    • Agriculture for the Land and Business Professional
    • Course Manager for the Certificate of Higher Education in Livestock Market Operations and Management.  This is a programme that is run in association with the Livestock Auctioneers Association in England and Wales together with the Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland

    Research Interests

    • The use of comparable evidence in the valuation of agricultural land in the UK
    • Valuer decision making
    • Valuer behaviour

    Professional Memberships

    • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
    • Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers
    • Fellow of the Livestock Auctioneers Association
    • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
    • Agricultural Law Association

    Academic Department: Food, Land and Agribusiness Management

    Tel: +44 (0)1952 815036

    Office: F48 Jubilee Adams, Tudor Lodge and NW Building

    Research profile: ORCID


    Other publications

    • De Dilva, C. & Charlson, J. (2021) Galbraith's Construction and Land Management Law for Students Chapter 13 - Landlord and Tenant
    • Simcock, M.A. (2019) Valuers of UK Agricultural Land: an assessment of their performance, decision making and use of comparable evidence. Thesis submitted for the award of Professional Doctorate in the Built Environment.
    Additional Information
    • Examiner for the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers
    • Council Member Central Association of Agricultural Valuers
    • Chair/Assessor for the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (Rural)
    • Member of the RICS Valuer Registration Scheme



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