Research Output per year
A journalist and media academic working for more than 25 years across a range of regional press and specialist media. Programme Leader for BA Multimedia Journalism at the University of Northampton and also a freelance journalist and media trainer. A fully trained sub-editor, teaching a range of contemporary media skills using Adobe Creative Suite and experienced in online publishing, audio and video editing. A weekly columnist for over ten years and involved in the launch of new regional media projects including magazines and websites. Supervision of practice-based journalism at undergradute level including writing skills, law, magazine and newspaper projects and work-based learning placements, along with academic dissertations.
An in-depth knowledge of social media and mobile reporting and a founding member of the BBC/Society of Editors Local Journalism Working Party which saw the launch of the BBC Local Democracy Reporters scheme. An Advance HE certified external examiner.
External examiner BIMM London1 Sep 2017 → 1 Sep 2019
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review
Research output: Contribution to conference types › Paper › Research