Tom Baugh

Academic profile

Dr Tom Baugh

Visiting Specialist
School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

The Global Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Tom's work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

Goal 04: SDG 4 - Quality Education

About Tom

BA Fine Art programme leader, and lecturer in Fine Art. 

PhD Director of studies, in Art and Media 

Res-M (Art) supervisor

Arts Institute programming group lead for the visual arts.

ECR strand leader for medical humanities within the school of Art, Design and Architecture. 

Joint coordinator of “Test Space; expositions of practice-led research for doctoral and early career researchers”.

Faculty Advisory panel member for Art, Design and Architecture


Thomas leads the BA (Hons) Fine Art programme. 

Thomas's expertise in teaching revolves around moving image and filmic projection, photography, installation art, sonic arts and socially engaged art practices. He leads the majority of 3rd year BA Fine art modules, and is also the personal tutor for students on stage 3 of the programme.

Thomas supervises Res-M art and, PhD students in Art and Media. 
Thomas's current PhD supervision, as director of studies, includes the following students and their provisional titles : Karen Abadie. “Humanity Undone – a practice-led enquiry into self-injury”. Emma Bush. Memoir, Materiality and the Intimate Encounter”. Duncan Cameron. “The conflicted relationship between collecting and museological organisation in society and art practice”. Laura Hopes. “Being Vulnerable: Distances of the Sublime Anthropocene”. Sally Charlesworth. " 'A research into the value of practice led workshops within the primary school arts curriculum'.

Contact Tom

+44 1752 585231