School of Jewellery staff

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  • Dauvit Alexander

    Senior Lecturer

    Rusty bolts lie by the side of the road. A coffee jar filled with corroded spring washers sits on the windowsill of a disused engineering works. Someone throws a cast-iron fencing spike into a skip. A piece of pitted steel washes up on the beach. These are not the images normally associated with the worlds of either...

  • Karen Barlett

    Senior Technician, Demonstrator

    Karen trained as a Jewellery Designer/ Maker and has a post-graduate Master of Arts degree in jewellery & related products. Karen has over twenty years of experience working within arts education and works as part of the Technical Team at The School of Jewellery. The scope of her duties includes: Operating the School of...

  • Beaulagh Brooks

    Course Director, Senior Lecturer

    A highly experienced Educator, Academic, Manager and Designer-Maker, with a passion for Teaching & Learning focusing on the Creative Industries and Applied Arts. Beaulagh is especially interested in Studio Practice and developing students employability and Graduate enterprise skills, alongside creative research and practice....

  • Dr Ann-Marie Carey

    Associate Professor

    Ann-Marie is a Research Fellow in the School of Jewellery. She specialises in combining craftsmanship with laser technology to introduce new perspectives of understanding. She has worked with museums in London and Birmingham to create replicas of the Cheapside Hoard and Staffordshire Hoard respectively. In her academic...

  • Nuala Clooney

    Course Director, Lecturer

    Nuala Clooney is an artist working with sculpture and video based in Birmingham, UK, and  teaches on the Foundation courses within the School of Jewellery. Nuala has exhibited internationally and extensively across the UK. She was recently selected by Art & Heritage for a new commission project for Middleport Pottery,...

  • Glen Day

    Lecturer

    Over 35 years’ experience working for some of the biggest and best companies in the UK Jewellery industry. Influencing Business Strategy and marketing plans. Many senior positions held including Production Manager, Quality Control Manager, Business Manager and Business Development Manager; with expertise embedded in...

  • Andrew Fellows

    Course Leader - MSc (Hons) Gemmology

    Andrew is a qualified gemmologist with over 30 years experience in the industry. He started in manufacturing, working in the UK’s largest manufacturing jeweller before moving into retail, where he was responsible for stock, pricing, and email sales for one of the UK’s most successful diamond jewellers. From there he moved to...

  • Michela Ferraro

    Senior Lecturer

    Michela Ferraro is a jewellery expert and educator with over 30 years of passion and international experience in the industry. She specialises in luxury, innovation, sustainability, and precious additive manufacturing (metal AM) for the jewellery industry, which she believes are the key drivers for ethical, responsible, and...

  • Dr Sian Hindle

    School Academic Lead for Research, Innovation and Enterprise, Senior Lecturer

    Sian Hindle is the School  Academic Lead for Research, Innovation and Enterprise  and  Senior Lecturer   Sian’s research interests centre on jewellery as an element of dress, and she holds a PhD exploring how jewellery’s wear and use can contribute to the formation of individual and collective identities. The thesis...

  • Jeremy Hobbins

    Deputy Head of Jewellery, Fashion and Textiles, Senior Lecturer

    Originally graduating with a Business background, Jeremy transferred his skills into the horology world following his study of HND Horology at the School of Jewellery. Jeremy worked as a professional horologist for others, and himself, for 20 years before returning to the School to share his love of the subject and train a...

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