TEACHING EXPERIENCE
1975 to present London Metropolitan University (formerlyLondon Guildhall University / City of London Polytechnic) - full-time teaching; in charge of Photography Section, Sir John Cass Department of Art, Media and Design
1997/99 Teaching on photography workshops in Korea
1995 Lectures and seminars in India
1994 Running workshop with John Blakemore for RPS / Photographers Gallery, London
1990 University of South Australia, Adelaide - six-month teaching exchange
1989 Teaching on photography workshops in Ecuador for the British Council
1988-93 The Photographers Place, Derbyshire -teaching on residential workshops
1987-92 Photographers at Duckspool, Somerset -teaching on residential workshops
1987 College of Marin, California - teaching on Summer School programme
1986 Glasgow School of Art, Scotland - invited to hold seminars and give tutorials
1983 College of Marin, California - six-month teahcing exchange,
1972- 75 City of London Polytechnic - part-time teaching Photography

OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
2000-2007 Exhibition selector for IPSE (Independent Photographers in the Southeast)
2004, 2007 Exhibition selector for LIP (London Independent Photographers)
1999 Exhibition selector with Addie Elliot for LIP (London Independent Photographers)
1996 - 2005 Exhibition curating for Spitalfields Festival, London (various London locations)
1997 Exhibition selector with Grace Robertson for IPSE
1996/7 Photography for major book on Jewish carpets
1995 Exhibition selector with Val Lloyd for Royal Photographic Society - Contemporary Group
1995 Exhibition selector with Nicholas Sinclair for IPSE
1993/5/6/7 Research funding received from University central and departmental sources to support personal photographic work
1994/2003 Exhibition selector with Paul Hill for IPSE
1994 Exhibition selector with Zelda Cheatle for LIP
1993/97/03 Leading photography workshops for IPSE
1989-97 Leading photography workshops for LIP
1988 Leading photography workshop for Canterbury Arts Festival
1987 Awarded sabbatical leave by City of London Polytechnic to persue personal photographic work
1988 Invited to lead "Portfolio Crit" sessions for LIP
1979-82 Assisting on workshops at The Photographers Place, Derbyshire
1972-75 City of London Polytechnic, Sir John Cass School of Art -Reprographic Technician within Photography, Graphics and Printmaking Sections - also responsible for AVA
1971-72 Freelance photography and photographers assistant
1970-71 Industrial experience: Cadburys. Personal photography work
1965 Started involvement with photography -black and white and colour processing / printing
1965-67 ICI - agricultural chemical formulation and development

EDUCATION
1976/77/78 Workshops at the Photographers Place, Derbyshire - studying and 80 with Ray Moore, Ralph Gibson, Paul Caponigro and Lewis Baltz
1977 Post Grad Certificate in Education
1976 Polytechnic of Central London - part-time photography course
1975-77 Garnett College (University of London) - part-time teacher training course -
1970 Medway College Diploma in Photography
1969 City & Guilds Certificate in Photography
1967-70 Medway College of Art (full-time):Vocational Photography Course
1965-67 Medway Technical College (part-time): ONC Chemistry
1958-65 Maidstone Grammer School: GCE O and A Levels

MEMBERSHIP OF EXTERNAL BOARDS AND COMMITTEES
1986-89 Invited to become a member of the Arts Council's regional South East Art's Film, TV and Photography Panel and their Photography Sub-Committee
1985-88 Member of organising committee of "Photography at the Metropole", based in Folkestone initiating exhibitions, lectures,workshops and links with local primary and secondary schools
1984-89 Member of Tower Hamlets Arts Forum
1985-89 Elected to Board of Directors of "Camerawork" a photographic group with both a local and international remit, based in Tower Hamlets
1980-81 Photographers Gallery, London - member of forum of photographic educators / college lecturers
1980-82 Chairman of fund-raising group to provide Arts Centre in unused church in Maidstone
1980-81 Half-Moon Photography Workshop - elected member of the
Management Committee (until change of constitution in 1981)

MEMBERSHIP OF UNIVERSITY / POLYTECHNIC COMMITTEES (PAST AND PRESENT)
Academic Council; Arts Faculty Board; Boards of Examiners and Boards of Studies for: MA Matrix Courses, BA Fine Art,BA Design Studies, Silversmithing and Jewellery BA, full-time Foundation Arts Course,part-time Foundation Arts Course, Diploma in Art and Design Studies, Certificate Courses, Structured Art Courses, MDDS Courses; Examination Boards for: MA Applied Art and Visual Culture, BA Fine Art, BA Design Studies,S & J BA, DADS Course, Certificate Courses; Learning Resources Committee; Close links with Beaver College Programme and academic supervision for their Intern Students; Internal exhibitions organisation; Chairperson: Photography working Group; Consutative Committee; Research Degrees Sub-Committee

ACADEMIC COURSE DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION / REVIEW EXPERIENCE4
2004 - 07 External Examiner MA Photography, De Montfort University, Leicester
2005 Team member validation panel University College Northampton, BA Photography
2003/4 Team member BA Fine Art Review Group
2000 - Team member validation panel and Liason Officer - HND Photography, City & Islington College
2000 Team member validation panel MA Digital Moving Image
1999/00 External Examiner BA Lens-based Media, De Montfort Univerisity,Lincoln
1995/00 External Examiner BA Media Studies, De Montfort Univerisity,Leicester
1995 Team Member,Validation Panel - WSCAD, BA Photography Course
1995 Team Member,Validation Panel - Croydon College of Art,BA Photo-Imaging Course
1992-94 Team Member, development and validation of MA Applied Art and Visual Culture
1992-94 Team Member, development and validation of BA Fine Art Course
1991 Team Member, MDDS BA Design Studies Course Review
1989-92 Team Member, development and validation of BA Art, Design and Vis Comm.
1984 Team Member, development and validation of DADS (Diploma in Art and Design) and Certificate (Fine Art) Courses
1981 Team Member, validation of Silversmithing and Jewellery BA Course

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