College of Arts, Humanities and Education staff

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Technical Instructor - Education

Dawn Fox is a technical Instructor for Education and a Forest School Practitioner. Her role includes working across all areas of Education. She creates opportunities to help enhance student experience including forest school sessions and outdoor education.

Frederika Roberts giving a lecture
Postgraduate Research Student

James Frost
Programme Leader PG Cert Higher Education Senior Lecturer MA Education

As a Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Education, James Frost supports new members of staff at the University in attaining professional awards associated with teaching and learning in the sector. Additionally, James is also the mathematics pathway leader on the MA Education programme.

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Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education

As a lecturer in Initial Teacher Education, Paul Glossop utilises his extensive experience in teaching, learning and educational leadership to develop and support trainee teachers. He teaches on a range of postgraduate and undergraduate programmes.

Lecturer in Design

Adela is a lecturer in Design within the College of Arts, Humanities and Education. 

Oliver Godsmark in a classroom.
Senior Lecturer in History; Programme Leader for MA History

Dr Oliver Godsmark is Senior Lecturer in History with an interest in colonialism, South Asia and India’s partition. His research focuses on citizenship and democracy, caste and tribe, and the South Asian diaspora. Experienced in public-facing history, he teaches across the undergraduate History programme, and is the programme leader for MA History.

Programme Leader PGCE (Core) Primary Initial Teacher Education Senior Lecturer in ITE

Sally is a Senior Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education (ITE) at the University of Derby.

Programme Leader BA (Hons) Theatre Arts

After studying for a BA (Hons) Performing Arts Phil worked in the industry in theatre, television and radio.  He moved into teaching in Further and Higher Education on completion of his MA Theatre. He has extensive experience as an external examiner.  He continues to produce work as a solo performer.

Lecturer in English Language

Alice is a Lecturer in English Language, specialising in literary linguistics.

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Joint Honours Subject Lead for Photography and Senior Lecturer in Photography

Mark Hall is Subject Lead for Joint Honours Photography and a Senior Lecturer in Photography at the University of Derby.