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Our Staff

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  • Dr Mohammed Abdelsamea

    Senior Lecturer in Information and Data Science

    Mohammed is a Senior Lecturer in Data and Information Science at the School of Computing and Digital Technology, Birmingham City University. He has been working on developing artificial intelligence tools for healthcare and life science applications since 2005. Mohammed has been working within several groups of biologists...

  • Professor Andrew Aftelak

    Head of the School of Computing and Digital Technology

    Professor Andy Aftelak is the Head of the School, Computing and Digital Technology at Birmingham City University. He is an experienced engineer and senior executive with 26 years of service in industrial research and advanced product technology. He combines his complementary practice based skills with the educational...

  • Dr Islah Ali-MacLachlan

    Senior Lecturer

    Dr Islah Ali-MacLachlan is a Senior Lecturer and subject lead for acoustics, covering musical, environmental and building acoustics. He has a PhD in Music Research (Birmingham City University), PGDip (IOA) in Acoustics and Noise Control (Derby University) and BSc(Hons) Industrial Design (Technology) (Napier University of...

  • Professor Cham Athwal

    Associate Head of School (Research)

    Cham Athwal is Head of Research in the School of Computing and Digital Media Technology . He teaches on the BSc (Hons) courses for Digital Media Technology , and Sound Engineering and Production . An experienced lecturer and researcher, Cham has led numerous technology transfer projects, as well as working as an...

  • Michael Bickerton


    Michael Bickerton is a lecturer on the  BSc (Hons) Digital Film Production  course. Michael has been producing and teaching film for over twenty years. He has international production experience and has taught on prestige courses (such as the UK Film Council’s  Introduction to Screenwriting ). He organises the annual ...

  • Nathan Dewell

    Assistant Lecturer

    Nathan Dewell is an Assistant Lecturer in Computer Games Technology at Birmingham City University, in the School of Computing and Digital Technology. He teaches Game Studio Production and Game Asset Pipeline. He is part of the research arm for Games and Graphics within the  DMTLab  at BCU. Nathan is also a STEAMHouse academic...

  • Alan Dolhasz

    Research Fellow

    Alan is a research fellow at the DMT Lab, specialising in computer vision, image processing and applied machine learning , a s well as focusing on developing working partnerships with external organisations. Through his work on ERDF-funded projects, Alan has delivered support to many SMEs in the West...

  • Lianne Forbes

    Senior Lecturer and Course Leader in Visual Effects

    Lianne is a Senior Lecturer with 14 years of high-end VFX film industry experience. Her focus is on forging strong links between the University and industry. She plans to develop student awareness of industry practices and produce more opportunities for them to engage with industry professionals. Lianne has worked on a long...

  • Jerry Foss

    Senior Lecturer

    Jeremy Foss is a Chartered Engineer and a senior lecturer in Broadcast Engineering at Birmingham City University, UK. He developed the university's successful broadcast engineering BEng and MSc programmes. Prior to his academic role he had thirty years' experience in research and development in telecommunications, including...

  • Dr David Gibson

    Associate Professor

    David worked for Marconi Electronic Devices Ltd (MEDL) as an integrated Design Engineer before obtaining his first degree (BSc Hons. 2.i Electronic Engineering and Management Science, 1989) at Keele university before returning to work at MEDL. He returned to Keele to commence on an MSc in Optical Data Recording in which he...

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