Staff in the Department of Design

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Yemi Awosile

Associate Lecturer
y.awosile (@gold.ac.uk)

Yemi’s work is informed by cultural insights expressed primarily through textiles and printed matter. The broader scope of her practice bridges design and visual arts through social interventions.

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Edward Bagenal

Lecturer in Design
(@gold.ac.uk)

Edward's research is broadly focused on investigating the nature of the curation of authority through its manifestations in material culture and the democratisation of access to governance and agency in civic systems.

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Stuart Bannocks

Lecturer in Design, Programme Lead BA Design
s.bannocks (@gold.ac.uk)

Stuart's work is currently focused on zines, self-publishing practices, and comics as vehicles for exploring and interrogating architecture and design.

Alan Bright

Lecturer in D&T Education, PGCE D&T Programme Leader
a.bright (@gold.ac.uk)

Alan's interests include the use of digital portfolios to support assessment, the promotion of creativity in the classroom and effective the development of mentoring skills and the role of school mentors in the training of outstanding teachers.

Roberto Feo

Professor of Design
R.Feo (@gold.ac.uk)

Roberto Feo is a partner in the multidisciplinary design studio EL ULTIMO GRITO, winners of the 2012 London Design Medal.

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Sean Hall

Lecturer in Design
s.hall (@gold.ac.uk)

Sean researches the ways designed objects have normalising conditions of production and categories of consumption.

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Liam Healy

Lecturer in Design
l.healy (@gold.ac.uk)

Liam's research interests focus around situated speculative design research, DIY design, and critical design practice.

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Sahra Hersi

Associate Lecturer in Design
s.hersi (@gold.ac.uk)

Sahra Hersi is an artist and spatial designer, and she describes her work as “caring about people, places, art & architecture, in that order”. Her work is public and ranges in scales from zines, workshops, public realm interventions and buildings.

Steve Keirl

Reader in Design Education
s.keirl (@gold.ac.uk)

Steve explores the relationships amongst ethics, curriculum, pedagogy, democracy, design, and technology.

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Carolyn Kirschner

Lecturer in Design
C.Kirschner (@gold.ac.uk)

Carolyn is a designer and researcher with a background in architecture. Her work explores entanglements of humans, non-humans, bits, bytes, ecologies and emerging technologies.

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Harry Richardson

Associate Lecturer in Design
h.richardson (@gold.ac.uk)

Harry Richardson is a partner at Committee, a design office and art studio based in south-east London that has, over the last twenty years, created work of many kinds for clients and cultural institutions around the world.

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Naama Schendar

Lecturer in Design
naama.schendar (@gold.ac.uk)

Naama Schendar is a performer, director and filmmaker. Her work explores how narrative, speculation and the body are involved in the construction of socio-political norms.

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Mike Waller

Professor of Design and Innovation
m.waller (@gold.ac.uk)

Mike's research continues to develop design innovation research through Goldsmiths Prospecting and Innovation Studio (Pi Studio).

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Dr Alex Wilkie

Reader in Design and Social Science
a.wilkie (@gold.ac.uk)

Alex Wilkie is Reader in Design and Social Science and he is Director of the Centre for Invention and Social Process (CISP) hosted by the Department of Sociology at Goldsmiths.

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