Head of the School of Law
Dr Haydn Davies has taught and researched environmental protection (both technology and law) since the 1990s. He is currently the assistant vice chair of the UK Environmental Law Association, and co-convenor of the Welsh Working Party.
Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Theory, and Deputy Programme Director BA (Hons) Media and Communication
Faye Davies is Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Theory at the Birmingham School of Media. She joined the University in 2001. Her expertise lies in Media and Cultural theory, particularly in the areas of television, developing pedagogical approaches for media education and digital cultures. Faye has also presented...
Part-time Research Associate and PhD Advisor
Professor of Drama in Education at Birmingham City University (formerly University of Central England) where he was the founder of, and until recently, director of the International Centre for Studies in Drama in Education and course leader for MA, MPhil and PhD studies in Drama in Education. At present working only with MPhil...
Reader in Transmedia Arts
Black Country bred, Dr Day is the spawn of 300 years of English Midlands' Industrialism. He was conceived in a derelict church, on land left wild after its ruination by Roman iron mines. His mother was 18 and had no intention of making him. My grandmother, in turn, bore her at 17, fathered by a half-Irish sailor who died near...
Senior Lecturer and Lead for Research Development
Christel studied Speech Technology at the University of Utrecht in The Netherlands (old style 4-year ‘doctoraal’, equivalent to Master), after which she undertook PhD research at the University of Sheffield on acoustic and perceptual parameters of voice during prolonged speaking. In 2003 she joined the Department of Speech and...
Born in Washington, D.C.; educated at Swarthmore College (near Philadelphia). Taught by Howard Mayer Brown and Edward E. Lowinsky at University of Chicago. Lectured atBerkeley (1984/5), UCLA, (1986–8), Southampton (1989/90), Manchester (2002–5). Free-lance editor, book designer, and typesetter of academic books in the...
Education facilitator / AP(E)L advisor
Philip joined the PDD in 2006 as an APEL Advisor and Education Facilitator (providing Numeracy and Academic skills). In recent years this has evolved to include statistical support in quantitative research with staff and with the teaching in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. His professional background is as a...
Professor of Moving Image and Photography
Award winning artist, film maker and photographer Ravi Deepres has established an international reputation for his still and moving image work. Winner of The Great North Run Moving Image commission in 2006 made in collaboration with Bafta winning film maker Michael Baig Clifford. His work deals with environments and...
Professor of Health Sociology
Elaine Denny has a background in hospital and community nursing and taught health sociology to students on health related courses for 20 years. Her research interests focus around women as recipients and providers of health care, and she has published work on women’s experience of IVF, the experience of endometriosis, and on...
Researcher, Centre for Fine Art Research
Beth Derbyshire is a multi-disciplinary visual artist working in innovative ways in the public realm, embracing subjects such as war, remembrance, nationality and environment. Beth has delivered a wide rage of public art projects over the last 15 years working with many different communities, such as people from deaf...