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Professor Simon Ofield-Kerr

Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Academic
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Simon  Ofield-Kerr


Before joining UAL Simon was Vice-Chancellor at University for the Creative Arts. During his five years there, he extended the institution’s international partnerships and substantially improved the student experience, changing the institution’s structure and culture.

Simon studied at Exeter College of Art and Design and the University of Leeds. He started his academic career at Leeds and Central Saint Martins, UAL, then held a series of key leadership roles at Middlesex University and Kingston University, where he was Executive Dean, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture.