Dr Katherine Wimpenny, PhD, MSc, DipCOT, Cert HEd, is a Reader in Higher Education Research and Pedagogy in the new Research Centre for Global Education, Coventry University. Katherine is the Lead Researcher on the Arts Gymnasium project. Her research focuses on creative, experimental, participatory and interdisciplinary pedagogies that nurture creativity and problem solving, bridging academic, artistic, intercultural, vocational and technological divides. Katherine’s other main research interests are researching intercultural engagement and internationalisation of the curriculum.

Biggest achievement: My 3 boys
Favourite Musical: Oliver – I love to sing along and also have a good cry