Interdisciplinary Art/Practice-based researcher with a rich background in photography and multimedia arts and a strong research profile. Co-founder and Director of the Communities & Communication - International Conference and Festival, Managing Editor at the International Journal of Creative Media Research, a Guest Editor at Contributions to Humanities Journal, and a Former Artistic Director and Head of Programming at the Discovering Latin America Film Festival. I recently joined the Editorial Board of Media Practice and Education. Head of Film as Research Practice group at Staffordshire University, where I am currently appointed as a Senior Lecturer in Film Production. Recipient of the International Award for Excellence for The Journal of Communication and Media Studies (June 2020).
My recent research film, 'The voice of Sierra Nevada', was recently shortlisted for the prestigious AHRC Research in Film Awards, and has won the Excellence Award at Docs Without Borders Film Festival.
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