Kathryn Mitchell


Staffordshire Business School

A background in Training and Assessing in Digital Marketing and Digital Media. Have worked on several Digital Marketing projects, consulting in strategic decisions for SME’s, building links with businesses who I have stayed connected to, encouraging workplace opportunities for students.

Professional memberships and activities

Member and Tutor of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
Member of the Academy of Marketing
Member of the Association of Internet Researchers

Academic qualifications

MSc Digital Marketing Management (2019)
TAQA Assessor in Occupational Competency (2016)
BA (Hons) Events Management (2013)


Digital Marketing Strategy and the impact on business operations, the evolution of marketing metrics and how they inform personalisation and techniques in preparing for the workplace post education.

Research interests

Currently studying for a Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Professional Education (PgCHPE), researching teaching techniques for HE and exploring research methods. I am interested in the impact of commercialisation on consumer lifestyles and behaviours and how this informs marketing strategy.

Enterprise and commercial interests

Leading a Digital Marketing Strategy project with the Mitchell Arts Centre, Stoke-on-Trent as an industry associate.


Marketing Metrics, Strategic Digital Marketing, Work Placements

Top 250 Young University

Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2020

Top 15 for Teaching Quality

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Top 15 for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Midlands University of the Year

Midlands Business Awards 2020