Our staff are experienced academics and practitioners: artists, curators, designers, digital developers, editors, photographers and producers. Visit People Finder to see a full staff list for the School.
Professor Janet Jones is Dean of the School of Arts and Creative Industries. An authority on the media industry, Janet spent 15 years at the BBC as series editor for ‘BBC for Business’. Janet’s research and publications span digital journalism, journalism and democracy, and more recently the potential of news games and playable documentary to change the way users interact with the news agenda.
Dr Owen is Director of Education and Student Experience. She teaches undergraduate and postgraduate Media and Cultural Studies and supervises PhD theses.
Chris Elliott leads the Division of Film and Media in the School of Arts and Creative Industries. His research interests are focused on film music, music as drama, and audio and visual specularity and immersion in film practice.
Gill's research interests are in the exploration of inter-cultural performing arts practice in education and, in particular, developing new methodologies for delivering language and cultural education through drama and movement practices.
Professor Jackson (PhD, FRSA), leads the Division of Creative Technologies. She researches into emerging forms of public service media and is also an advisor to the Council of Europe and the UK Intellectual Property Office.
Dr Chatzichristodoulou studies the intersections between performance and new technologies, investigating innovative performance paradigms. She is also interested in issues of curation, social engagement, public policy, and funding in relation to live art and media art practices.
28 February 2019Closet Worker - How LGBT+ rights have shaped the workplace
6 March 2019Casual Misogyny and Sexism - Banter or Oppression?
Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018
LSBU loans Dorothy Mead’s Reclining Nude painting to Tate Britain
6 March 2018
Dynamic partnership with London South Bank University and the V & A proves a hit
24 January 2018
LSBU hosts first Media Communications and Cultural Studies Association conference
13 January 2018
Thomas’ success proves Asperger’s is no barrier in academia
29 November 2017
LSBU leads by example in tackling sustainability challenges
22 November 2017
Mayor of London certifies LSBU a healthy place to work
15 November 2017
Discover the Changing Face of Elephant & Castle at LSBU
14 November 2017
LSBU awards six honorary graduates and fellows
10 November 2017