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Jeremy Moorshead

Jeremy Moorshead

Principal Lecturer

Nottingham School of Art & Design

Staff Group(s)


Principal Lecturer in Film and Animation with oversight of the BA (Hons) and MA Animation Courses and the BA (Hons) Filmmaking course, and teaching on Animation modules.

Career overview

Associate Lecturer in Animation, Anglia Ruskin University.

Professor of Animation, Savannah College of Art and Design, Lacoste, France.

CTAE teacher, Savannah Arts Academy, Savannah GA, USA.

Professor of Animation and Department Chair, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA, USA

Animation Technical Instructor, Royal College of Art, London

NFTVS, Beaconsfield

Liverpool Polytechnic, Liverpool

Jeremy studied BA (Hons) Fine Art at Trent Polytechnic, specialising in filmmaking and animation. He worked at the NFTVS, and for ten years at the RCA as technical instructor before moving to the US in 1999. Jeremy taught animation at Savannah College of Art and Design and earned an MFA in Computer Art there. For eight years, he led the Animation Department of 700+ students, before returning to the UK in 2016.

In 1998, Jeremy received a BAFTA nomination in the Best Short Animated Film Award category, and in the same year a Cartoon d’Or Award nomination, as Producer of el Caminante, a film commissioned by Channel 4 Television.

Research areas

Narrative codification in short-form animated storytelling.

Pedagogical strategies in animated storytelling.

External activity

Academic Liaison Tutor for the BA (Hons) Digital Media Design, and FdA Digital Design courses at Nottingham College.


Articles and interview pieces in 3D World Magazine.

See all of Jeremy Moorshead's publications...

Press expertise

Animated storytelling

Art and design

Careers in animation

Films & TV