Research Staff

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  • Dr Les Johnson

    Visiting Lecturer/Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Dr Les Johnson gained his PhD from Birmingham City University for his research in black popular culture, new media and design. He uses new media design processes and practice to explore and archive black music phenomena developing new research with colleagues for example in: jazz, reggae, hip-hop, blues, gospel, new forms and...

  • Sarah Jones

    Head of School

    Sarah is the Head of the Birmingham School of Media at Birmingham City University. Her practice and research sits within emerging technologies and the development of immersive experiential films. Previously, Sarah was Deputy Head of Media and Performing Arts at Coventry University and Journalism Programme Leader at University...

  • Dr Inger-Lise Kalviknes Bore

    Senior Lecturer

    Inger-Lise Bore is a Senior Lecturer in Birmingham School of Media . She joined the University in 2009 after completing a PhD in television studies at Cardiff University. Her doctoral work explored the significance of gender and nationality in audience engagement with British and Norwegian TV comedy. Inger-Lise has an MA in...

  • Professor Paul Long

    Professor of Media and Cultural History

    Paul Long is Joint Acting Head of  Birmingham School of Media . He leads the MA in Creative Industries and Cultural Policy, as well as several innovative PhD projects. He is also a board member of both Vivid Projects and Media Archive for Central England (MACE). Paul has done extensive work on popular music heritage,...

  • Dr Xavier Mendik

    Professor in Film/Director of the Cine-Excess International Film Festival

    Xavier Mendik   is Professor of Cult Cinema Studies within  Birmingham School of Media , from where he runs the  Cine-Excess  International Film Festival ( www.cine-excess.co.uk ). His research interests focus on the study of European and American cult and horror cinema, and he has published and broadcast widely in these areas...

  • Professor John Mercer

    Professor of Gender and Sexuality

    John Mercer leads the research degree programmes within the School of Media and is the leader of the Screen Cultures research cluster and the award leader (with Dr Inger Lise Bore) of the Screen Studies masters awards. His research interests include film and television genres, celebrity and stardom, the pornography debate,...

  • Dr Annette Naudin

    Course Director in MA Media and Cultural Studies

    Annette Naudin is Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural entrepreneurship and Post Graduate coordinator at Birmingham School of Media. Annette is an Enterprise Education fellow of the National Centre for Graduate Entrepreneurship and she has a leading role exploring enterprise education for the media and creative industries...

  • Dr Karen Patel

    Research Fellow

    Karen is an AHRC Leadership Fellow based at the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research, Birmingham School of Media. Her current research focuses on diversity and expertise development in the contemporary craft economy, in collaboration with Crafts Council UK. She is particularly interested in issues around diversity...

  • Dr Dima Saber

    Senior Research Fellow

    Dr Dima Saber is a Senior Research Fellow and is 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 the Arab region, and she is responsible for leading and delivering projects in citizen...

  • Dr Charlotte Stevens

    Research Fellow

    Charlotte earned her PhD in Film & Television Studies at the University of Warwick.  Her thesis  examines the vid, a form of amateur/fan video art made from television and film sources that constructs creative and critical analyses of existing media. She has published articles in  Feminist Media Studies ,  CineAction...

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