Staff

Josh holding up a measuring tape, smiling.
Technical Advisor

Joshua is a Film Production alumnus turned Technical Advisor and award-winning filmmaker. His job includes supporting the Media Loan Hub, Radio Rooms, Editing Suites, TV Studio, Rehearsal Rooms, Recording Studios as well as supporting and leading teaching sessions.

Vered wearing glasses- smiling in front of a bookcase.
Senior Lecturer Programme Leader, MA Arts (Photography)

Vered is Programme Leader for our MA Arts (Photography) course.

Lecturer in the technology of live events

Performing Arts and Theatre

Martin Leedham in the print workshop.
Technical Instructor - Print

Martin Leedham is the Technical Instructor in Print within the School of Art. Martin has over twenty years experience of working in education and has been at the University of Derby since 2010. Martin is passionate about print / printmaking and helping students gain print skills. 

Richard Levesley at our Markeaton Street site
Programme Leader

Drawing is at the core of Richards practice. He is particularly interested in sketchbooks, gathering ideas exploring various drawing processes and illustrative outcomes. His research practice explores drawing, digital process and printed in relation to commercial Illustration and directly informs my teaching.

Caroline Locke at YSP with tuning forks
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Arts

Associate Professor Caroline Locke works as an artist and artistic researcher. Her research is attuned to natural ecologies. Finding ways to understand and respond to new geological age, she develops kinetic sculptures, large-scale immersive installations, and sound works. One focus of her research is on identifying the need for closer connection and greater understanding of nature.

Gemma Marmalade giving a presentation
Senior Lecturer - Photography

Gemma Marmalade is an internationally exhibited artist, doctoral researcher, and award-winning Senior Lecturer specialising in experimental approaches to the radical intersections of photography and performance, playfully negotiating the authenticity of the artists' voice.

Alice Marshall
Lecturer in Dance | Programme Leader Dance – Déda

Choreography is at the core of Alice’s practice, exploring digital projection and dance with her company Adaire to Dance. This research feeds into her teaching on the MA Dance & Choreography and she is committed to training and nurturing the talent of aspiring dance artists.

Paula McCloskey is a Post Doctoral Researcher in the School of Arts

David McGravie
Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the College of Arts Humanities and Education

David McGravie is the Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the College of Arts Humanities and Education.