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    Mary Munley

    Bsc (Hons) MBA FIDM FHEA

    Senior Lecturer in Marketing and Management

    Photograph of Mary


    Mary Munley joined the team at Harper Adams University in September 2014 as a Senior Lecturer in Marketing and Management, and since January 2024 is a Visiting Lecturer. Mary has extensive corporate experience in the agri-food business sector with large, international corporates such as Cargill, Bookers and ICI. Her roles in product marketing and business development, involved launching new technology products and developing distributor development networks. Mary also has over 10 years’ experience as a marketing consultant working with SME business owners and managers helping them to develop successful business and marketing plans. She has also developed enterprise programmes in several universities and worked extensively with women’s enterprise organisations including Women in Rural Enterprise (WiRE).

    Since 2010, Mary has worked in higher education, and as a Fellow of the Institute of Data and Marketing, uses her business expertise to deliver undergraduate and masters’ level programmes, where strategic marketing and business consultancy skills are essential.  Students have benefited from her industry contacts by working on live brief assignments with a range of corporate and SME companies, . Mary has experience of working in several European countries including France and Scandinavia and is currently learning Welsh. “I would encourage students to develop digital skills and a language option. The food industry is global, and businesses are increasingly operating in a digital world. The opportunities for students with these skills are very exciting.” Mary also specialises in creating and delivering business management modules for animal-oriented businesses and para-veterinary professionals. In her leisure time Mary is a keen photographer and wildlife recorder.

    Professional Memberships

    • Fellow Higher Education Academy
    • Fellow Institute of Data and Marketing
    Additional Information

    Module Leader

    F7039 Marketing for the Agri-food sector

    Module Tutor

    A6023 Veterinary Physiotherapy Professional Practice

    A7011 Veterinary Physiotherapy Professional Practice


    You can contact Mary Munley if you would like to discuss any of the following course modules:



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