Members of staff

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  • Dr Yemisi Akinbobola

    Senior Lecturer

    Yemisi holds a PhD in Media and Cultural Studies from Birmingham City University. She is a senior lecturer and International Research Partnerships Manager in the Faculty of Arts, Design and Media. Her research interests are in African Feminism(s) and media in Africa, particularly the intersections of Women's Rights and Media,...

  • Rachel-Ann Charles

    School of English

    As an emerging media for social change agent, I have a passion for research in this field. Having worked within the Non-Governmental Organisation sector and the United Nations Population Fund in Trinidad and Tobago, I felt that my research will be useful to the youth of my country. It is my hope that findings and discussions of...

  • Sam Coley

    Course Leader MA Media Production and Associate Professor (International)

    Category: Personal Tutor of the Year More about Extra Mile Sam Coley is an Associate Professor (International) for the Faculty of Arts, Design and Media at Birmingham City University. He is also Award Leader for the MA Media Production at Birmingham School of Media, where he teaches a range of undergraduate...

  • Dr Pedro Cravinho

    Keeper of the Archives – Faculty of Arts, Design and Media, Senior Research Fellow – Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research (BCMCR)

    Dr Pedro Cravinho (born 1968) began his musical career as a self-taught electric bassist taking part of Oporto's late 1980s pop-rock scene. Cravinho got a music education on classical double bass and studied jazz (electric bass and double bass) before starting a career as a freelance bassist and educator. After taking a degree...

  • Dr Kirsten Forkert

    Professor of Cultural Studies and Associate Director, Birmingham Media and Cultural Research

    Kirsten Forkert is an interdisciplinary researcher, teacher and activist. She sees teaching as a space for students connect with what they feel passionate about, explore their intellectual curiosity and creativity, and to reflect on the power relations at play within the current political moment. Her research focuses on...

  • Dave Harte

    Deputy Head of School and Associate Professor in Journalism and Media Studies

    Dave Harte is Associate Professor in Journalism and Media Studies. He researches the emerging trend of local community ‘hyperlocal’ news websites and has published widely on the subject. He has a track record of working with local media companies to support the growth of the creative economy. For many years he has worked...

  • Dr Dima Saber

    Reader in Media and Cultural Studies

    Dr Dima Saber is a Reader in Media and Cultural Studies, she is also Associate Director for External Funding and Research Development at the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research . Her research is focussed on media depictions of conflict in post-war and post-revolution contexts, and on the role of archival...

  • Dr. Jerome Turner

    Lecturer

    Jerome joined BCMCR in 2012, as Research Assistant on the AHRC-funded project Community, Media and the Creative Citizen. His work there focused on hyperlocal publishing, and he completed his PhD study of hyperlocal Facebook audiences in 2018. Since 2015 he has worked on various research projects, and is also involved in the...

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