Dr Jessica Kelly joined UCA as Lecturer in Contextual and Theoretical Studies in 2013. She has taught across the Schools of Design, Architecture and Communication at UCA and currently works with the Graphic Design and Advertising courses.
Before joining UCA Jessica taught at London Metropolitan University, London Southbank University and The University of Hertfordshire.
Jessica graduated with a BA (Hons) in History from University of Sheffield and went on to graduate with distinction from the MA History of Design at the Royal College of Art and the Victoria and Albert Museum. She completed her PhD, entitled The Ardour of the Layman: The Architectural Review and discourses of modernism in British architecture 1933-1972 at University of Middlesex in 2013.