Senior Research Fellow in Creativities
Dr. Victoria Kinsella has researched widely in the field of the arts education and creativity, in particular music and visual arts. She has worked on a number of creative arts research projects in various contexts including schools, prisons, galleries, arts centres and with educational agencies. Victoria is recognised for her work on creativity and has presented her work internationally. She is currently BERA creativities co-convenor, a strategic board member for arts connect and a senior fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Victoria studied Fine Art Sculpture (BA, MA) and her PGCE in Art and Design Secondary Education before obtaining her PhD in Education from Birmingham City University. Her thesis addressed the loss of creativity in Secondary Key Stage Three Art and Design Education in England.