College of Arts, Humanities and Education staff

Julie outside wearing sunglasses by water.
Postgraduate Research Student

Julie is a postgraduate research student in the College of Arts, Humanities and Education. Her main academic interests are introducing positive psychology interventions into primary schools. 

Senior Lecturer in ITE

Michael is a Senior Lecturer in ITE.

Staff member Jason Gilman-Hughes
Associate Lecturer in Education

Jason Gilman-Hughes is an Associate Lecturer in Education at the University of Derby.  He has over 25 years of experience in education, in a variety of roles including teacher, Headteacher, Tutor, Advisor and Associate Lecturer.

Programme Leader & Senior Lecturer in Commercial Photography/LTA Champion School of Art

Cameron is a Senior Lecturer in Commercial Photography.

Caroline Jones teaching a Journalism class at the University of Derby
Senior Lecturer in Journalism

As a lecturer in Journalism, Caroline Jones is responsible for teaching core and advanced aspects of reporting techniques and practices across a range of year groups and cohorts. Her primary area of focus is digital best-practice in relation to online journalism.

Rhiannon wearing a silver blazer, looking upwards.
Associate Professor (Civic Practice)

Dr Rhiannon Jones is a  thought leader in Social and Design innovation and Associate Professor (Civic). She leads the Civic Lab Research Group and is a member of Pedagogic Innovation Enhancement and Research (PIER) team within the Provost of Learning and Teaching. She is the CEO of S.H.E.D and chair of Cumulus: International Contemporary Working Art Group.

Peter Jordan Turner looking through a photobook of old images, in front of a bookshelf
Postgraduate Research Student

Peter Jordan-Turner is a postgraduate research student in the College of Arts, Humanities and Education. He is also an Associate Lecturer in 2 Photography modules, and a Marketing module in the College of Business, Law and Social Sciences.

Nicholas smiling, standing in front of a bookcase.
Lecturer in Education

As a Lecturer in the Institute of Education, Dr Joseph leads and teaches modules on several programmes across the Institute, and is the Assistant Programme Leader for the International PGCE programme.

Samuel Kasule
Professor, Postcolonial Theatre and Performance

Sam is President of the African Theatre Association (UK), and is on the judging panel of the Wole Soyinka Pan African Prize for Literature and is a member of the jury for the Nollywood Film Awards (UK).