College of Arts, Humanities and Education staff

Alex Ward talking at an Open Day
Lecturer in Journalism

Has a BA (Hons) degree in English Literature and Theatre Studies and an MA in Broadcast Journalism. After spending two years as a broadcast journalist in radio, he made the move to Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, where he was responsible for the club's video content for nine years, managing the club’s website and developing Wolves' social media channels.

Stephen Watkins in a classroom.
Lecturer in English Literature

Dr Stephen Watkins is a Lecturer in English at the University of Derby.

Ste Watson
Senior Lecturer in Film Production

Senior Lecturer in Film Production

Senior Lecturer in Fashion and Textiles

Kate is a Senior Lecturer in Fashion and Textiles.

Paul Whickman in a classroom.
Senior Lecturer in English

Paul is a Lecturer in English.

Academic Head, University of Derby Online Learning

Ian is an Academic Head at the University of Derby Online Learning.

Sue Wilcockson reading to a young child
Partnership Coordinator (Early Years Initial Teacher Training)

As a former preschool owner and Early Years Ofsted Inspector, Sue Wilcockson brings a wealth of experience to her role of Partnership Coordinator for the Early Years Initial Teacher Training programme. She provides support to the partnership settings and schools in undertaking their role as setting mentors to the teacher trainees.

Aled Williams
Lecturer in English

Dr Aled Williams is a Lecturer in English at the University of Derby. His research and scholarly interests are in Romantic-period literature, post-Romantic and Modern poetry, and student writing development.

Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education: Post 14

Dan Williams is a lecturer in  Initial Teacher Education: Post 14 and a Fellow of the Society for Education and Training

Senior Lead in Learning Enhancement and Senior Lecturer in Performance