Senior Lecturer (Fashion Design & Technology)
Academic and professional qualifications
BTec- Clothing Fashion
Certificate in Education- Learning & Teaching
Masters- Fashion Innovation: Entrepreneurship
Leeds Metropolitan University- Associate Lecturer for BA CSM Degree: 1991-1999
Bespoke bridal Wear- Own business: 2000- 2011
Leeds College of Art- Associate Lecturer for BA Fashion Degree: 2009- 2011
Leeds College of Art- Workshop Manager for BA Fashion Degree: 2011- 2016
Prizes and awards
1991-Jacob Kramer College- Most Promising Designer Award
2014- Leeds City College- Departmental Award for Commitment to Study
Masters- 2016 Distinction
Membership of professional associations
Senior Fellow- Higher Education Authority
Thornton, AP., 2020. Pattern Cutters in Conversation, Gieves & Hawkes Savile Row.
Thornton, AP., 2020. 'Infant Prosthetic Development', Manchester Metropolitan University.
Thornton, AP., 2020. 'Gieves & Hawkes:', International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education.
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