2009 University of Leicester – PhD Museum Studies
2001 University of Leicester – MA Museum Studies
1997 University of East Anglia – BA (Hons.) Art History
Selected work experience
February 2013 – ongoing (part-time, until end of October 2013)
Programme Manager, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester
September 2012 – January 2013 (part-time, for 5 months)
Programme Director, Museum Studies by distance-learning (maternity cover), School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester
April 2012 – September 2012 (part-time, for 6 months)
Research Associate, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester
February 2012 – April 2012 (part-time, for 3 months)
Cover for Programme Director, Distance Learning, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester.
January 2012 – February 2012
Writer (‘Unravelled’ exhibition) Nottingham Museums.
October 2011 – November 2011
Lecturer (Arts and Heritage Management undergraduate module), De Montfort University, Leicester.
January 2011 – August 2011
Freelance researcher, Eunamus project, University of Leicester.
July 2010 – February 2012
Freelance researcher/curator, Suits & Saris exhibition (2012), New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester.
June 2010 – July 2010
Consultant for Tate Research Centre, the Art Museum and its Future
October 2009- present
Freelance academic indexer
October 2009 – December 2010
Writer/Editor, Digital Heritage Research Training Initiative (DHRTI), University of Leicester (with Universities of Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow and the Collections Trust – AHRC funded project).
May 2009 – December 2010
Research Assistant, Cockerell project (on behalf of Emeritus Prof. Susan Pearce).
August 2008-January 2009
Research Assistant, Rethinking Disability Representation project, Research Centre for Museums & Galleries (RCMG).
2005 – 2010
Various teaching-related, research and administrative tasks, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester.
Freelance Advisory reader for the Benezit Dictionary of Artists translation project, on behalf of Cambridge Publishing Management.
Curatorial Assistant, Percival David Foundation of Chinese Arts, SOAS, London