Staff

Philip wearing a green, plaid shirt standing in front of film negatives.
Senior Lecturer

Philip has been the Programme Leader for BA (Hons) Photography since 2014.

Matt Hawthorn writing on a clear whiteboard
Interim Head of School: School of Arts

As Interim Head of School for the School of Arts, Matt Hawthorn has academic leadership responsibility for the learning, teaching, research and student experience in the school. He is also Head of the Design Discipline with specific responsibility for the leadership of Design within the University.

Senior Lecturer

Fiona is a Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Fashion Studies degree, teaching Undergraduate students at level 4,5 and 6.

Deputy Head of Department (Head of Performing Arts)

Richard Hodges is Deputy Head of Department (Performing Arts).

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Professor in Arts & Health

Susan Hogan is Professor of Arts and Health. Susan has wide-ranging interests in visual culture, from to the history and development of the arts and health, including the use of the arts in propagating health messages and research findings, to artistic and performative research methods. Her books are used in the training of arts and health professionals internationally.

Senior Lecturer Dramatherapy
Associate Professor

Clive is a a Senior Lecturer in Department of Therapeutic Arts within the School of Allied Health and Social Care.

Joint Honours lead for the College of Health and Social Care, Subject leader for Dance and Movement Studies and lecturer on the Creative Expressive Therapies programme

David is a senior lecturer with the Therapeutic Arts team. This means that he can use his experience as an acupuncturist and oriental health practitioner to give creative arts students fresh perspectives on the use of the arts to enhance health and wellbeing through approaches such as mindfulness and movement.  

Ava Hunt
Senior Lecturer Programme Leader MA Applied Theatre & Education

Ava is a Senior Lecturer in Theatre Arts. She also works as a professional actor, director, programmer and producer. She has worked in theatre, film, commercials and television.

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

Cameron is a Senior Lecturer in Commercial Photography.

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

Dr Rhiannon Jones is an artist researcher, specialising in civic practice. She is resident artist at Primary Studios, Nottingham, UK. She is currently a researcher for the Digital and Material Artistic Research Centre (DMARC), College of Arts at the University of Derby.