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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

    A n n et t e  N a u d i n is Se ni or  L ectu r e r  i n Me di a and C u l t ural e nt r e p r e n e u r sh i p  a nd i s an E n t er p r i se E d u cati o n  f e ll ow of t he N ati o n a l C e n tr e  f o r Gr a d u ate  E n t r e p r e n e u r sh i p.  A n n e tt e  h as had a l e a d i ng  r...

  • Dr Karen Patel

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    Karen is an AHRC funded postdoctoral researcher based at the Birmingham School of Media. She is currently working on a Creative Economy Engagement Fund project with Crafts Council UK, looking at how social media platforms could support diversity in craft practice. For more information visit her blog on the Crafts Council...

  • Dr Dima Saber

    Senior Researcher/Lecturer in Media for Social Change in the Middle East

    Dima is Senior Researcher and Lecturer at the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research. She is responsible for leading and delivering projects in citizen journalism in the Arab region, with a focus on the role of digital media in fostering social change and in altering the work of political activists in...

  • 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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