Research students

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  • Sahar Afshar

    Doctoral researcher

    Sahar Afshar is a font developer and researcher from Iran. Her interest in typography during her years as a student at the University of Tehran led her to the University of Reading, from which she holds an MA by Research in Typography & Graphic Communication. 

  • Nitzan Chelouche

    Doctoral researcher

    Nitzan Chelouche is a doctoral candidate in the Center for German Studies at the European Forum. She received a Diplom (FH) in Design from Köln International School of Design. 

  • Sue Cook

    Doctoral researcher

    Sue is a mature, part-time PhD student at Birmingham City University, researching women’s involvement in the Birmingham printing industry and allied trades in the nineteenth and early twentieth century.

  • Jessica Glaser

    Doctoral researcher

    After a career as senior designer in a number of design consultancies, Jessica Glaser is now an associate Senior Lecturer in Graphic Communication at the University of Wolverhampton and partner in Bright Pink Communication Design.

  • Becky Howson


    Becky has over twenty years of professional experience working internationally across several disciplines; graphic design, fashion communication, textile design and interior design.  Becky is undertaking PhD research in typography letterpress printing and is developing experimental typographic research practice. Recent and...

  • David Osbaldestin

    Interim Course Leader for BA (Hons) Fine Art and Course Leader for BA (Hons) Art and Design

    David Osbaldestin is the Interim Course Leader for BA (Hons) Fine Art and Course Leader for BA (Hons) Art and Design based at our School of Art. A Creative Director with a passion for typography, David Osbaldestin is using his fine art and design skills to teach the complex art form of the printed letter. He has a wide...

  • Adrian Slaney

    Doctoral researcher

    Adrian is a retired consultant in restorative dentistry, part of a multidisciplinary team treating patients suffering from head and neck malignancy. Adrian has also been involved with treatment of patients with cranio-facial disorders, such as cleft lip. He is now a researcher undertaking research in a field which has...

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  • Jeff Leak: Between text and place: positioning the designer in the liminal