I am Professor at Northumbria University, Visiting Professor at Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach am Main, Frankfurt (2018-2021) and Research Fellow at Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam (2018). Previously, I was Reader at University of Edinburgh and Director of Art Writing at Goldsmiths, University of London, I currently serve on the AHRC Peer Review College.
I supervise PhD candidates, teach postgraduate and undergraduate students and mentor writers and artists, leading specialist writing workshops at places like Arvon and Faber Academy.
I am Principal Investigator on the AHRC-funded network De-localising Dialect with Dr Scott Hames from Stirling University, throughout 2019 we are staging public events across the UK.
I am invited to guest lecture at international universities, recently: Sandberg Instituut (Amsterdam), University of Cambridge, Dutch Art Institute (Arnhem), University of Amsterdam, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts (Copenhagen), Royal College of Art (London), Royal Academy (London), Ruskin School of Drawing & Fine Art (Oxford), Oslo National Academy of the Arts (Norway), Forfatterskolen Literature Academy (Copenhagen), University of Manchester, The Slade (London), Malmö Art Academy (Sweden), Piet Zwart Institute (Rotterdam), Glasgow School of Art, Rijksakademie (Amsterdam)
Read about my teaching ethos and methodology in art & education