CfHAS Members

Professor Claire Parkinson

Professor Claire Parkinson

Co-Director, CfHAS

Claire is Professor of Film, Television and Digital Media and Co-Director of the Centre for Human Animal Studies (CfHAS).

Dr Richard Twine

Dr Richard Twine

Co-Director, CfHAS

Richard is a Senior Lecturer in Social Sciences and Co-Director of the Centre for Human Animal Studies (CfHAS).

Dr Paula Arcari

Dr Paula Arcari

Leverhulme Trust Post-doctoral Fellow

Paula is a Leverhulme ECR Fellow located within the Centre for Human Animal Studies (CfHAS).

Dr Claire Blennerhassett

Claire is a Lecturer in Nutrition and Health, and a CfHAS member.

Professor Brett Mills

Brett is a Visiting Professor in Media and a CfHAS member.

Dr Victoria Foster

Victoria is a Senior Lecturer in Social Sciences and a CfHAS member.

Graham Bloor

Graham is a Senior Lecturer in Accountancy, a CfHAS member and a PhD researcher.

Clare Heney

Clare is a Senior Lecturer in Film and TV Production and a CfHAS member.

Dr Lara Herring

Lara is a Post-doctoral research assistant and a CfHAS member.

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Jayne is a Senior Lecturer in Medical Education and a CfHAS member.

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Paddy is a Lecturer in Media and a CfHAS member.

Kerri Waters

Member

Kerri is a PhD researcher and CfHAS member

Donelle Gadenne

Donelle Gadenne

CfHAS PhD candidate

Donelle passed her VIVA in late 2021.

EvaMarie Lindahl

EvaMarie Lindahl

CfHAS PhD candidate

EvaMarie is an artist and CfHAS PhD researcher.

Abi Masefield

Abi Masefield

CfHAS PhD candidate

Abi is an advisor to the EU development section and a CfHAS PhD researcher.

Katherine Jones

Katherine Jones

PhD Candidate

Katherine is a PhD researcher in Health and a CfHAS member.

Frances Burke

Frances Burke

PhD candidate

Frances is a PhD candidate and a CfHAS member.

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Hannah Howard

Member

Hannah is an MRes student and a CfHAS member.

Associates:

Professor Jody Berland: (CfHAS Visiting Professor 2017-2020)

Dr Luke Blazejewski (Independent scholar)

Dr Tobias Linne (Lund University)

Dr Helena Pedersen (Stockholm University)

Dr Karynn Capilé (Visiting PhD student 2017)

Dr Naomi Griffin (Postdoctoral Researcher)

CfHAS Advisory Board

The CfHAS Advisory Board is a non-voting informal body. The main role of the Board is to:

  • Advise on the direction of the Centre’s priorities to ensure that they harmonise with, support, work with and/or otherwise complement those of partner groups, networks, centres and other Human Animal Studies initiatives.
  • Provide insights on key Human Animal Studies developments and events.
  • Advise on priority issues and how best the Centre should engage with these.
  • Propose and advise, where appropriate, on funding opportunities that the Centre should pursue.

CfHAS Advisory Board members:

Professor Steve Baker (Emeritus Professor of Art History, UCLAN)

Dr Rod Bennison (Chair, Minding Animals International)

Professor Erica Fudge (University of Strathclyde; Director, British Animal Studies Network)

Kim Stallwood (European Director, Animals and Society Institute; Executive Director, Minding Animals International)

Dr Tom Tyler (University of Leeds)