Dr. Victoria Kinsella is Research Fellow in Education at Birmingham City University. Victoria has researched widely in the field of the arts education and creativity. She has worked on a number of creative arts research projects in various contexts including schools, prisons and with outside educational agencies.
Her research interests include the exploration of creative teaching and learning and how we might foster these approaches within educational contexts. She is also interested in the use of cultural historical activity theory for the analysis of learning within the creative classroom. Prior to her academic studies she worked as an art and design teacher in UK secondary schools and has personal experience of the socio-cultural-political structures surrounding education.