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The Reading School of Art

Academic staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Dr Kate Allen Associate Professor, Art +44 (0) 118 378 8052 k.allen@reading.ac.uk
Emeritus Professor Stephen Buckley Emeritus Professor, Art  

+44 (0) 118 378 8051

 

fineart@reading.ac.uk

 

Professor Susanne Clausen Professor, Art,

+44 (0) 118 378 8057

s.clausen@reading.ac.uk

Kirsten Cooke Sessional Lecturer, Art +44 (0) 118 378 8050  k.s.cooke@reading.ac.uk
Lina Dzuverovic Lecturer, Art +44 (0) 118 378 7156 l.dzuverovic@reading.ac.uk

Ms Christine Ellison

Associate Professor, Art; School Director of Teaching and Learning

+44 (0) 118 378 8059

c.ellison@reading.ac.uk

Dr Rachel Garfield Associate Professor, Art; Head of Department +44 (0) 118 378 8483 r.s.garfield@reading.ac.uk
Robert Garnett Lecturer, Art +44 (0) 118 378 5829 r.garnett@reading.ac.uk
Professor Anna Gruetzner Robins Emeritus Professor, Art +44 (0) 118 378 8051 a.e.gruetzner-robins@reading.ac.uk
James Hellings Lecturer, Art +44 (0) 118 378 8855 j.hellings@reading.ac.uk
Drs Pil & Galia Kollectiv Lecturer, Art; Art Director of Postgraduate Studies +44 (0) 118 378 7154

p.kollectiv@reading.ac.uk

g.kollectiv@reading.ac.uk

Ms Tina O'Connell

Associate Professor, Art

+44 (0) 118 378 8052

t.oconnell@reading.ac.uk

Mr Tim Renshaw

Lecturer, Art

+44 (0) 118 378 7159

t.renshaw@reading.ac.uk

Dr Dorothee Richter Professor in Contemporary Curating +41 (0) 43 446 6402 (internationall) dorothee.richter@zhdk.ch

Mr Alun Rowlands

Professor, Art

+44 (0) 118 378 8053

a.rowlands@reading.ac.uk

Professor John Russell

Professor, Art

+44 (0) 118 378 7155

j.a.russell@reading.ac.uk

 Tai Shani Sessional Lecturer, Art  

+44 (0) 118 378 8050

t.shani@reading.ac.uk
Wendy McLean Teaching Fellow/Studio Manager +44 (0) 118 378 7160 w.a.mclean@reading.ac.uk

Mark Nader

 

Teaching Fellow/Studio Manager

+44 (0) 118 378 7160  

m.nader@reading.ac.uk

Dr Florian Roithmayr Teaching Fellow +44 (0) 118 378 7160 f.roithmayr@reading.ac.uk

Angus Wyatt

Teaching Fellow/Digital Media

+44 (0) 118 378 5035

a.j.wyatt@reading.ac.uk

Administration and Technical

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Kiran Raja / Gaenor Burchett-Vass

Executive Support Administrators

+44 (0) 118 378 8050

fineart@reading.ac.uk

Dave Marron

Senior Technician - Teaching & Research +44 (0) 118 378 7153 d.marron@reading.ac.uk 

Film, Theatre and Television

Academic staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Dr Vicky Angelaki Associate Professor in Theatre

+44 (0) 118 378 4082

 
v.angelaki@reading.ac.uk
Alison Butler - Department of Film, Theatre & Television Associate Professor in Film +44 (0) 118 378 4083 a.j.butler@reading.ac.uk

Professor Jonathan Bignell - Department of Film, Theatre and Television

Professor of Television and Film

+44 (0) 118 378 4073

j.bignell@reading.ac.uk

Dr Albert Elduque Busquets

Postdoctoral Researcher +44(0) 118 378 4077  a.elduquebusquets@reading.ac.uk

Dr John Gibbs - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Head of School of Arts and Communication Design, Professor in Film

+44 (0) 118 378 4081

john.gibbs@reading.ac.uk

Dr Simone Knox - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Lecturer in Film and Television

+44 (0) 118 378 4076

s.knox@reading.ac.uk

Professor Anna McMullan Professor in Theatre  +44 (0) 118 378 4077 a.e.mcmullan@reading.ac.uk

Dr Teresa Murjas - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Associate Professor in Theatre & Performance

+44 (0) 118 378 4082

t.s.murjas@reading.ac.uk

Professor Lucia Nagib Professor in Film +44 (0) 118 378 4084 l.nagib@reading.ac.uk
Adam O'Brien  Lecturer in Film   +44 (0) 118 378 4077

adam.obrien@reading.ac.uk

David Pearson Lecturer in Screen Practices and Industries +44 (0) 118 378 4086 d.c.pearson@reading.ac.uk

Dr Lisa Purse - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Associate Professor in Film, Head of Department

+44 (0) 118 378 4074

l.v.purse@reading.ac.uk

Dr Billy Smart Postdoctoral Researcher  +44 (0)118 378 4087 w.r.smart@reading.ac.uk
Dr Stefan Solomon Postdoctoral Researcher  +44(0) 118 378 4077 s.m.solomon@reading.ac.uk
Ms Lucy Tyler Lecturer in Performance Practices and Industries +44 (0) 118 378 4074

l.s.tyler@reading.ac.uk

Dr Faye Woods

Lecturer in Film and Television +44 (0) 118 378 4085

f.woods@reading.ac.uk 

Dr Lisa Woynarski

Lecturer +44(0) 118 378 4078 l.woynarski@reading.ac.uk
Dr Amanda Wrigley Postdoctoral Researcher +44(0) 118 378 4087  a.wrigley@reading.ac.uk

Honorary and Emeritus Staff

 Name  Position  Telephone  Email

Professor John Bull - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Emeritus Professor of Film and Drama  +44 (0) 118 378 4087

j.s.bull@reading.ac.uk

Jonathan Meth Visiting Fellow   jonathan.meth@reading.ac.uk
Dr Derek Paget Visiting Fellow  
Mr Doug Pye - Department of Film, Theatre & Television Senior Visiting Fellow   d.pye@reading.ac.uk

Lib Taylor - Department of Film, Theatre & Television

Professor Emerita in Theatre and Performance  +44 (0) 118 378 4087

l.j.taylor@reading.ac.uk

Sessional Teaching Staff

Name Specialism Email
Dr Tamara Courage Film

t.v.courage@pgr.reading.ac.uk

Dr David Foster  Film d.foster@reading.ac.uk 
Dr Tonia Kazakopoulou Film a.kazakopoulou@reading.ac.uk
Dr Iris Luppa  Film i.luppa@reading.ac.uk
Dr Matthew McFrederick Theatre m.mcfrederick@reading.ac.uk
Dr Stella Keramida Theatre s.keramida@reading.ac.uk 

Admin staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Stephanie Brunger  Executive Support Administrator  +44 (0) 118 378 4090

s.a.brunger@reading.ac.uk

Richard McKay Research Grant Administrator  +44 (0) 118 378 4080 r.mckay@reading.ac.uk
Peter Randall  Programme Administrator +44 (0) 118 378 8637  ftt@reading.ac.uk 

Technical staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Chris Bacon  Technical Manager +44 (0) 118 378 4071 c.s.bacon@reading.ac.uk

Lisa Clark

Senior Technician

+44 (0) 118 378 4092

lisa.clark@reading.ac.uk

George Ormisher Support Technician   +44 (0) 118 378 4071

george.ormisher@reading.ac.uk

Chris O'Shea  Senior Technician   +44 (0) 118 378 4092

c.e.oshea@reading.ac.uk 

Pamela Wiggin

Senior Technician

+44 (0) 118 378 4067

p.wiggin@reading.ac.uk

Typography

Academic staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Dr Rob Banham

Associate Professor

+44 (0) 118 378 6399

r.e.banham@reading.ac.uk

Professor Alison Black Professor of User-Centred Design. Director of Centre for Information Design Research  +44 (0) 118 378 6209 a.black@reading.ac.uk

Dr Ruth Blacksell

Lecturer

+44 (0) 118 378 8081

r.e.blacksell@reading.ac.uk

Dr Christopher Burke Principal Research Fellow  +44 (0) 118 378 6209 c.burke@reading.ac.uk
Ms Sara Chapman Teaching Fellow (part-time)  +44 (0) 118 378 6207 s.k.chapman@reading.ac.uk

Professor Eric Kindel

Head of Department

+44 (0) 118 378 8082

e.t.kindel@reading.ac.uk

Mr Gerry Leonidas

Associate Professor

+44 (0) 118 378 6397

g.leonidas@reading.ac.uk

Mr James Lloyd

Lecturer in Professional Design

 +44 (0) 118 378 4906 j.c.lloyd@reading.ac.uk

Professsor Paul Luna

Emeritus Professor

+44 (0) 118 378 8082

p.luna@reading.ac.uk

Kim Marshall Lecturer (part-time)  

+44 (0) 118 378 7624

 k.marshall@reading.ac.uk

Professor James Mosley

Professor (part-time)

+44 (0) 118 378 7219

j.m.mosley@reading.ac.uk

Dr Jeanne-Louise Moys Lecturer +44 (0)118 987 6398 j.l.moys@reading.ac.uk

Professor Rick Poynor

 Professor +44 (0) 118 378 8084 r.e.poynor@reading.ac.uk

Professor Fiona Ross

Professor (part-time)

+44 (0) 118 378 8081

f.g.e.ross@reading.ac.uk

Professor Michael Twyman

Emeritus Professor; Director, Centre for Ephemera Studies

+44 (0) 118 378 6214

Professor Gerard Unger

Professor (part-time)

+44 (0) 118 378 6397

ungerard@wxs.nl

Professor Sue Walker

Professor

+44 (0) 118 378 7219

s.f.walker@reading.ac.uk

Mr Geoff Wyeth

Teaching Fellow in Printing Technology 

+44 (0) 118 378 4906 g.m.wyeth@reading.ac.uk

Research staff

 Name Position  Telephone  Email 
Dr Laura Carnelos  Collections Research Assistant +44 (0) 118 378 6209 l.carnelos@reading.ac.uk
Dr Helena Lekka  Postdoctoral Research Assistant N/A h.lekka@reading.ac.uk
Dr Miranda Mole  Postdoctoral Research Assistant +44 (0) 118 378 7624

m.c.mole@reading.ac.uk 

Dr Sallie Morris  Collections Research Assistant +44 (0) 118 378 6209 sallie.morris@reading.ac.uk

Dr Vaibhav Singh

 Research Fellow

+44 (0) 118 378 7624

v.singh2@reading.ac.uk

 Administration and support staff

Name

Position

Telephone

Email

Laura Weill Collections Assistant (part-time)  +44 (0) 118 378 4324 l.weill@reading.ac.uk

Victoria Gifford

Executive Support Administrator

 +44 (0) 118 378 8081

v.gifford@reading.ac.uk

 

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