Mr Paul Postle


I am the Course Leader for the Graduate Diploma in Creative Practice.

My professional background is as a commercial photographer with 30 years of experience working across the publishing, editorial and the music industries.

Career highlights include working on the film No Distance Left to Run; as well as the exhibition, albums, singles, merchandising and book for Blur. This compliments my design practice which focuses on sustainable fashion in menswear.

Academic responsibilities

Course Leader Graduate Diploma Creative Practice


  • MA Design with Learning and Teaching in Higher Eduction

Teaching and learning

Postgraduate courses taught


My research interests include:

  • Open Educational Resources, for which I was granted a Short Term Fellowship at the OU
  • Blended Learning and effective protocols for enhanced student experience
  • The Identification, Restoration and Categorisation of Katherine Routledge's 1914 Expedition to Easter Island in collaboration with Dr. Jo Anne Van Tilburg at UCLA
  • The creation of sub culture commerce
  • Mid Century hand crafted typography