Vincent Patterson

School of Arts and Media

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Current positions

Academic Fellow for Arts & Design Foundation


I have over 15 years teaching experience across within FE and HE (levels three to six) I have been involved with Staffordshire University and The University of Chester and Mid Cheshire College.

Over the course of my career, I have focused on teaching Graphic Design and many linked disciplines including Animation, Advertising, Motion and Games Design, Digital Media, Photography, Media and Film.

I also develop my own practice as Graphic Print Maker and Designer.


My role at Salford is to direct students through the varied and challenging foundation year in art and design, preparing them for the numerous disciplinary specialisms the University provides. With Foundation encompassing 11 potential pathways a varied and cross-platform approach to pedagogy is used to engage and retain students.

Research Interests

  • Graphic Design
  • Print Making
  • Motion and Narrative Design
  • Employer Engagement for Design
  • Generative Design

Qualifications and Memberships


  • MA Design
  • BA Hons Multimedia Arts
  • HND Graphic Design
  • PGCE