Steve Brindle

Senior Lecturer

School of Art, Design and Fashion

Vernon Building, VB058

+44 (0) 1772 89 3369

Subject Areas: Design, Fashion

Utilising a 13 year history in product development and marketing combined with over 6 years teaching at UCLan, my remit is to engage students within real projects for real outcomes, and aim to help as many students as possible to be ready for a career which calls upon their inherent and specialised skills and knowledge from their time at UCLan.

Full Profile


2012 : Teaching Toolkit Certificate / Standard Descriptor 1

1996 : BA (Hons) in Three Dimensional Design,, Manchester Metropolitan University

Current Post

2013 - 2015 : Course Leader in BA (Hons) Fashion Entrepreneurship, University of Central Lancashire

2014 - Course Tutor in BA (Hons) Textiles

2012 - Course Tutor in BA (Hons) Fashion Brand Management

2012 - Development Manager – ‘Shuttle’ Development Centre, School of ADP, University of Central Lancashire

2013 - Lead for Enterprise and Employability, School of ADF, University of Central Lancashire

Previous Appointments

2011 - 2014 : Lecturer in MA Fashion Design / Fashion & Lifestyle Promotion, University of Central Lancashire

2010 - 2013 : Placement Tutor, Fashion Design / Fashion Promotion, University of Central Lancashire

2007-2009 : Project Leader – Advanced Concepts, Reebok International, Canton, MA, USA

2005-2007 : Senior Manager – Materials Innovation, Adidas AG

1997-2005 : Fabric Designer/Developer, Cloverbrook Ltd

Main teaching activities

BA(Hons) Fashion Brand management, BA (Hons) Textiles

2009- Teaching based around concept development paths and relevance to career destinations

Current Research

University Enterprise Approach Models

Project - Manager of School of ADF Development Centre ‘Shuttle’

2014 - Researching Universities’ Enterprise Activity ‘cooperation models’
2013 - Lead for enterprise related projects. Planning and coordination, project management.
2012 - Knowledge Transfer Partnerships – School liaison

External Professional Activities

2012 - Programme validation member for STF, Switzerland. (External)
2013 - Internal interview panellist for Careers staff, UCLan
2014 - MPhil/PhD supervision, UCLan


2010 - ‘Innovation’ presentation, Outdoor Show, Friedrichshafen, Germany
2010 - Article in ‘Textiles Magazine’ – ‘Moisture
2011 - Management’Article in ‘OCC Magazine’ – Bamboo material research




Teaching Activities and Responsibilities