Julie Nightingale

Senior Lecturer in Journalism, Nottingham Trent University

Julie leads the award-winning Magazine Journalism postgraduate programme at Nottingham Trent University. She teaches magazine writing, editing and production skills for digital and print.
Her key areas of interest as a lecturer are digital/mobile technology and social media and the postgraduate programme has these elements at its heart. She also runs a specialist strand on the business of magazines which explores the economics and emerging trends of publishing in the 21st century.
Julie has been a journalist for 25 years, having begun her career in local newspapers, and her main role outside NTU is as a freelance editor and writer. She is now a specialist writer on education but in the past has contributed to a wide array of magazines and newspapers, including The Guardian, Express, Independent, Sunday Mirror, Radio Times, TV Times, Woman and Home, New Statesman, Best, TV Choice, Your Horse and even Birdwatching.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Journalism, Nottingham Trent University