Stephanie Rushton
Commercial Photography


Tim Shore
Senior Lecturer - Design

Tim is an artist and designer. He teaches on BA Graphic Design and MA visual Communication. In his art practice and design teaching he explores play, process and making with an emphasis on tacit skills and knowledge. He is interested in ‘design for good’ - socially engaged design that can make a difference in the world.

Barend Slabbert
Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader Interior Design

Barend Slabbert is a Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for the BA (Hons) Interior Design Programme. He has taught both in Cape Town and London before joining the University of Derby in 2017. He specialises in exhibition and conference set-stage design, and is interested in the responsive adaptation of significant historical interiors to contemporary exhibition spaces.

Katie Smith in the arts facilities.
Technical Advisor

As a Technical Advisor within Arts, Humanities & Education, Katie provides technical advice and support to students and staff for digital design and printing. With extensive industry experience as a professional graphic designer, she offers real-world advice and best practice in the area of digital design and technology.

Lecturer in Media Production & Media Studies

Mark Smith is a lecturer in Media Production and Media Studies.

Senior Lecturer in Media and Arts

Barry is a Senior Lecturer in Media and Arts (Film Production & Commercial Photography).

Course Director, School of Arts

Jane is a Course Director within the School of Arts.

Craig Tiltey working in the Darkrooms and Photography Areas
Photography Media Technician

Craig currently works as the Media Photography Technician, maintaining and running the different photography areas. This includes the darkrooms, film processing areas and photography studios. He also works in the Media Loan Hub helping with the photography equipment.

Assistant Subject Manager - Design

Tracy is Assistant Subject Manager for Design.

Programme Leader for BSc Music Technology and Production

Dr Paul Vandemast-Bell is a lecturer in Music Production and leads the BSc (Hons) Music Technology and Production programme. He is a composer and sound designer, and publishes research in the field of Live Electronic Music.