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Mrs. Vicki Dean

  • Job title: Subject Leader: Foundation Study Framework
  • Department: Arts, Science & Technology - Senior Management Team

General information

Specialism Fashion and Knitwear Design Present Post: Divisional Leader, Fashion and Textiles, 1.0 F/T Field Chair, Fashion The University of Northampton Academic Qualifications: BA (Hons) Fashion & Knitwear Design 1990 - 1994 Central St Martins School of Art Industrial Experience Terracotta, Independent womenswear store, 1995 - 2000 Manageress and buyer. JO–Y –JO, Manchester, 1994 – 1995 Knitwear designer. Errol Peak, Floral Street, Covent Garden 1995 – 1995 Freelance knitwear designer


Teaching Experience Divisional Leader & Field Chair, 2010 - current University of Northampton. Cross School responsibility for Internationalisation. 2011-current Validation panel – MA Design 2011 Lead PSR Fashion & Textiles 2011 Restructuring Modules across the following provision:

  • BA (Hons) Fashion Design
  • BA (Hons) Footwear and Accessories
  • BA (Hons) Textiles for Fashion
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing
  • MA Fashion and Textiles Course Leader Surface Design and Printed Textiles
  • 2009 – 2010 Senior Lecturer in Fashion and Textiles
  • 2007 – 2009 Course Leaser HND 3D Design

Module Leader for:

  • Level 4 Integrated practice 1 – Research and design development (40 credits)
  • Integrated practice 2 - Design and Realisation (60 credits)
  • Level 5 Integrated practice 3 – Design research and context (40 credits)
  • Integrated practice 4- Design technology and Professional Practice (60 credits)
  • Level 6 Final Major Project (80 credits) Dissertation supervision (20 credits)
  • Dissertation supervision (40 credits)

Lead team in QAA inspection.

External Examiner BA Fashion Studies with Business 2010 – 2014 London Metropolitan University

BA Fashion and Business Manchester Metropolitan University , Hollings 2010 - 2014


Recent Exhibitions and Research Successful bid for Formula Fashion, Arts Council funded project. 2011 2 Successful bids, Santander funded projects 2010/2011 British Council Bid, Sino UK Collaboration and conference. China 2010/2011 Successful bid for Knowledge catalyst, Paper and Cloth. 2011 “Calling concept Vera” exhibition 2009 The University of Northampton Gallery “ Empirical” Staff exhibition, 2009 The University of Northampton Gallery. 2007 Hills and the Three Deans Rugby Art Gallery and Museum. Commissioned childrenswear. 2001 Collaborative Project Work “Wedding Vessels” Commercial wedding fare touring work in collaboration 2006 with Gail Froggatt a floral designer. Made in the Middle, Touring exhibition, Active research project with Jacea Club, 2006 Mayday trust and Rugby Art Gallery and Museum. Arts Council and Crafts Council funded.


Jump to: 2007


  1. Dean, V. S. (2007) Hills and the Three Deans - On Your Doorstep. Exhibit at: Hills and The Three Deans - On Your Doorstep. Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, 14-27 August 2007.
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