Staff Profiles: Dr. Julia Peck

Dr. Julia Peck

Staff Profile: Dr. Julia Peck
Academic Subject Leader in Photography

Dr. Julia Peck

Dr. Julia Peck

Academic Subject Leader in Photography

Photography

Julia is Academic Subject Leader of Photography. She is a Gloucestershire-based photographer and writer whose work has been exhibited and published widely. Julia has a strong interest in photography and sustainability, including education for sustainability. Julia continues to write and practice whilst engaging with students in their practical and theoretical studies.

Biography

Julia Peck is Academic Subject Leader of Photography. She is a Gloucestershire-based photographer and writer whose work has been exhibited and published widely. Julia has a strong interest in photography and sustainability, including education for sustainability. Julia continues to write and practice whilst engaging with students in their practical and theoretical studies.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) Photographic Studies University of Derby 1994
MA Photography London College of Communication 2001
PhD Photography University of Wales, Newport 2008
PGCERT Learning and Teaching in Higher Education University of Roehampton 2008

Accreditation

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Teaching and research

Teaching

Julia teaches undergraduate photojournalism and documentary photography and postgraduate photography. Julia has an interest in narrative, sustainability, communities and landscapes.

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

Julia's research currently utilises notions of political ecologies as a means of interpreting and criticising the messages and effectiveness of art, photography and environmental messaging. Julia's practice examines the human interaction with politically significant landscapes.

External responsibilities

Professional positions

Landscape photography

Nature photography

Documentary photography