Staff profile

David McGravie


Head of School of Arts

David McGravie

Subject

Art and Design

College

College of Arts, Humanities and Education

Department

School of Arts

Campus

Markeaton Street, Derby Campus

Email

d.mcgravie@derby.ac.uk

About

Head of School of Arts (subject areas include: Art, Design, Media and Performing Arts)

I am responsible for the delivery of this broad curriculum area, from fine art to fashion, textiles to Interior, graphic design through to illustration, animation to product design.

Teaching responsibilities

I have a background in product design and related fields and I was an early adopter 3D modelling and rapid prototyping and also a keen advocate of the benefits these bring to the wider design process. The integration of digital processes within traditional design has been a key part of my pedagogy and approach to curriculum design.

Professional interests

Research interests

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

International experience

I have spent a large part of my HE experience working collaboratively with UK, EU and partners overseas in suppprt of TNE.

As such I am a key supporter of TNE in its broadest sense and I have worked extensively in China and Malaysia amongst other countries. Additonally I am well versed in leading and supporting curriculum developments at both UG and PG levels for both UK HEI and for overeas partners.