Participating academic staff (as of March 2023)

  • Michael L. Austin (Ph.D., The University of Texas at Dallas), Senior Lecturer in Music and Sound; research interests include video game music, viral music videos, audio in user experience (UX) design, and sonic interaction with smart home devices (IoT). Research Profile
  • Alex Jukes (Ph.D., Royal College of Art), Senior Lecturer in Multimedia; research interests include animation, installation art, and understanding space within the context of 3-D CGI. Research Profile
  • George Meikle (Ph.D., University of Salford), Senior Lecturer in Music Production; research interests include electronic/computer music, human-computer interaction in music, and ecocritical sound art. Research Profile
  • James Millea (Ph.D., University of Liverpool), Lecturer in Popular Music and Media; research interests include sound and music in cinema, popular music and video games, music and social media, popular music videos, sync and music supervision in media. Research Profile
  • Jennifer Woodward (Ph.D.,Edge Hill University), Senior Lecturer in Film Studies; research interests include disaster and apocalypse across media, and science fiction media. Research Profile