Kerrie Lee

Lecturer in Education and Programme Director for BA Early Childhood Education and Care (Top up), and FdA Childhood Studies / FEd Early Childhood Studies

Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education

+44 (0) 1482 465025

Kerrie has 12 years' experience in early years having worked in a range of settings including 10 years within a school-based foundation unit.

She also has 10 years of experience of teaching and learning in Higher Education.


Research Interests

The role higher education has on the continual professional development of early years practitioners and the impact this can have on the children involved.



Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Creativity in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • International Perspectives in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Early Child Development
  • Early Child Development - Theory into Practice
  • Early Childhood Education: Curricular and Pedagogical Debates

Research PhDs

Supervisor for undergraduate and also for masters' students individual research projects.


Teaching awards and accolades

  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • FEd Early Childhood Studies, University of Lincoln
  • BA Hons Early Childhood Studies, University of Lincoln
  • MEd Early Childhood Studies

External roles

  • Worked with early years team on developing spaces for under-fives in the Ferens Art Gallery, Hull
  • Took part in Freedom Festival 2017 as one of the 'pioneers' taking part in the first series of 'Tent Talks'