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Research and Related Staff

Krisztian Hofstädter
Postdoctoral Research Assistant: Enhancing Audio Description II

Tel: +44 (0)1904 321917
To conduct research on the Enhancing Audio Description II project 

Dr Cobi van Tonder
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research Fellow 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326782
Room: TFTV/106

Working on project 'Acoustic Atlas: Cultivating the Capacity to Listen' with Dr Mariana Lopez.  Funded by the European Commission. 

Heritage Acoustics, Immersive Audio, 3D audio, Composition, Sound art and Sound Design

Becky Shaw
Project Officer: Enhancing Audio Description II 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 321132
Room: TFTV/003
To manage all aspects of the administrative processes and procedures and financial support service underpinning the activities of the Enhancing Audio Description II project 

Digital Creativity Labs
Digital Creativity Labs brings together over 100 partners and 30 researchers from multiple disciplines to deliver impact from research in the games and media industries.

 For all staff in Digital Creativity Labs

Joe Cutting
Research Associate in Game Experience Design 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325229
Room: RCH/003

Simona Manni
Research Associate

Tel: +44 (0)1904 324350
Room: RCH/003

Dr Tobias Palma Stade
Research Associate 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326724
Room: RCH/003

Daniel Slawson
Software Development Engineer Lead 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326641
Room: RCH/003

XR Stories / SIGNERDF Creative Media Labs

For all staff in XR Stories

Melodie Ash
Creative Producer, ERDF Creative Media Labs

Tel: +44 (0)1904 326860

Nick Bax
Research Fellow, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 321171

Dr Anna Bramwell-Dicks
Research Fellow, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325244
Room: CSE/212

Billy Brooke
Evaluation Administrator, XR Stories/SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326632

Emma Brown
Programme Manager, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325292
Room: RCH/107

Dr Jennifer Chubb
Research Fellow, XR Stories

Tel: +44 (0)1904 322163
Creative AI, sense-making, Futures, ethics, responsible innovation, AI, science and society, science policy, education, music 

David Cooke
Administrator, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326681
Room: RCH/107

David Gochfeld
Research Fellow, XR Stories

Tel: +44 (0)1904 323588

Catherine Hardman
Partnerships and Strategy Manager, SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326812
Room: RCH/107

Dr Bethan Jones
Research Associate SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 323060

Harriet King
Administrator, XR Stories/SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325309
Room: RCH/107

Helena McCormick
Marketing & Communications Coordinator, SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325702

Sophie Palmer
Administration Manager, XR Stories/SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326845
Room: RCH/107

Pip Rackstraw
Skills and Training Manager, SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 324366

John Rose-Adams
Creative Producer, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326538
Room: RCH/107

Wendy Sissons
Internships and Bursaries Manager, XR Stories/SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 324248
Room: RCH/

Nikki Stearman
Creative Producer, ERDF Creative Media Labs 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326428

Dr Jon Swords
Research Fellow XR Stories
Lecturer in Creative Industries

Tel: +44 (0)1904 328324
Room: RCH/107

Economic geography, specifically geographies of the creative industries; immersive technology and media; critical heritage studies; visual methodologies; post-representational cartography.‌

Nicola Thomis
Communications Manager, XR Stories/SIGN 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 321680
Room: RCH/107

Dr Lauren Ward
Research Fellow, XR Stories

Tel: +44 (0)1904 325778

Dr Nina Willment
Research Associate, XR Stories 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 324275

Emma Willingham
Creative Media Labs Manager, ERDF Creative Media Labs 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 326848
Room: RCH/107