Mrs Zakera Kali Haq

Job: Senior Lecturer in Design in the Creative Industries

Faculty: Arts, Design and Humanities

School/department: School of Fashion and Textiles

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: 0116 257 7875



Personal profile

Zakera Kali Haq is a Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader of the MA Digital Design programme. She currently teaches on modules related to Design Thinking, Service Design, User experience (UX) and user Interface (UI) design. Her professional interests are in supporting small and medium sized enterprises to develop strategic direction in design and digital Marketing. Zakera has a strong entrepreneurial background having founded and grown numerous product and service based digital enterprises. 

Research interests/expertise

Digital & Design Strategy

Areas of teaching

  • Digital Design
  • Design Thinking
  • Digital Marketing
  • Design Management


BA. Honours (London), MA Design Management & Entrepreneurship. 

Courses taught

MA Digital Design, MA Design Management and Entrepreneurship

Membership of professional associations and societies

Associate Fellow of Higher Education at HEA