Rik Smernicki


Lecturer - Music Business


  • Lecturer - Music Business
  • Module Leader - Music Industry Touring, Event Management, Running a Music Based Company, Personal Employability Strategy
  • Personal Academic Tutor
  • Internal Verification Coordinator


  • MA (Hons), University of Dundee
  • Introduction to Teaching in Further Education (TQFE), Perth College UHI

Professional Membership

  • Association of Independent Music
  • BPI


Teaching subjects

  • HNC Music Business
  • BA (Hons) Music Business

Employment history

  • 2007-Present: Lecturer in HNC Music Business & BA Hons. Music Industry Schemed Studies
  • 2009-2012: A&R Consultant Warner Brothers Records UK
  • 2006-Present: Manager Hatch Records/Hatch Music UK
  • 2000-2006: A&R Consultant Polydor/Fiction Records
  • 1998-2000: Percussion Technician Feelgood Productions

Rik Smernicki