Cathy Kilburn

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Arts Cultures and Education
  • School of Education


  • MA (University of Sheffield)
  • PhD / DPhil (University of Hull)


Cathy is an experienced early years practitioner, and draws on her many years of experience of working with children, families and practitioners to help her students make links between theory and practice.

Cathy is currently working towards her Doctorate in Early Childhood Education.

Modules within the School of Education including:

Play Matters - Foundation Degree

Childhood & the Digital World

Research Design & Implementation - MA

Membership/Fellowship of professional body

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy