Nik Gunn

Nik is a Fellowship Development Coordinator.

Nik is a Fellowship Development Coordinator responsible for the onboarding process for new Fellows. His role encompasses communications and recruitment, including exploring new development opportunities.

Before joining the RSA, he lectured English at the University of Oxford and University College London for several years, teaching everything from medieval literature to the language of advertising. He completed his PhD at the University of York, where he is still a Research Associate. Prior to his academic career, he worked as an outreach and then programme officer at an education charity.

Nik is passionate about education at all levels, but especially literacy and the value of the arts and humanities.