Our People

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  • Dr Alex Wade

    Senior Research Fellow

    Alex's work is at its best where videogames meet society. Using theory to explore these intersections he looks to the histories of games to explore the formation of society during the Cold War and beyond. Of particular interest in his work are concepts of space, time, consumption as a function of production and the role of...

  • Dr Shane Walker

    Director of KTP Programmes

    Dr Shane Walker is Director of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships at Birmingham City University's Institute of Art and Design. This role determines current opportunities to develop capability and identify barriers to growth faced by creative industries in the West Midlands region and beyond. As a member of the University's Human...

  • Professor Tim Wall

    Professor of Radio and Popular Music Studies

    Tim Wall is Professor of Radio and Popular Music Studies in the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research. His work focuses on popular music cultures and their mediation and history, notably those around jazz, soul and reggae. He has published extensively in international journals and books, and he applies his insights...

  • Lois Wallace

    Senior Lecturer BA Fine Art and BA Illustration

    Lois Wallace is a Full-time Senior Lecturer working 0.5 in Fine Art and 0.5 Visual Communication (Illustration). She trained in Fine Art at the Slade School of Art, London where she studied painting. She has an extensive record of exhibiting both nationally and Internationally. Her most recent exhibitions are:  2016...

  • Dr Andrew Walsh

    Senior Lecturer

    Andrew qualified as a mental health nurse in 1982. Before coming to BCU he worked in a range of mental health care settings such as acute mental health care and the mental health of older people. He was a ward manager, a Community Psychiatric Nurse and he also worked in primary care within South Birmingham. Andrew studied...

  • Dr Yonghao Wang

    Senior Lecturer

    April 2009 – present Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Music Technology, Digital Music Processing and Digital Signal processing. Provide research and consultancy for DSP and computer system of audio/music, Embedded Linux and open source architecture and software. Sep 2005 – April 2009: Senior Technologist and Lecturer in Computer...

  • Fiona Waterhouse

    Research Assistant

    While writing her dissertation for the MA in Histories of Art and Design in 1999-2000, Fiona volunteered on the Public Monuments and Sculpture Association project to record public sculpture throughout the United Kingdom. Birmingham City University was the regional centre for the Western Central Counties, including Herefordshire...

  • Dr Nick Webber

    Associate Professor

    Nick Webber joined the University in 2008, after working in research development at the University of Birmingham. He has held his current post since 2016. He is a member of the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research (BCMCR) directorial team, and responsible for day-to-day management of the centre. Nick holds a PhD in...

  • Dr Annalise Weckesser

    Senior Research Fellow

    Annalise came to the UK in 2007 from Canada to undertake doctoral studies in Medical and Feminist Anthropology at the University of Warwick's School of Health and Social Studies. In her previous, pre-academic life, Annalise worked in community outreach in Toronto’s family resource centres (aka Sure Starts). From 2009 to 2011,...

  • Stuart Whipps

    Senior Lecturer in Fine Art and Art and Design

    I am interested in a broad definition and application of photography and the dialogue between the photographic image and object.

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