Research & Related Staff

Dr Lidia Alvarez Morales
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow
October 2018 - September 2019

Emaillidia.alvarezmorales@york.ac.uk 
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325220
Room: TFTV/106
Working on project 'Cathedral Acoustics' with Dr Mariana Lopez.

Dr Florian Block
Research Fellow, Digital Creativity Labs

Email: florian.block@york.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325458 
Room: RCH/222

Enabling the general public to interact with real-world data through the use of novel interactive technology and visualization techniques. Utilizing interactive technology, data visualizations and games for scientific outreach, digital civics and citizen science. 

Dr Shauna Concannon
Research Associate in Data-Driven Video Stories
February 2018 - January 2019

Email: shauna.concannon@york.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325299 
Room: RCH/003A

'Perspective Media: Personalised Video Storytelling for Data Engagement' funded by EPSRC.

Dr Sebastian Deterding 
Reader/Senior Research Fellow, Digital Creativity Labs

Email: sebastian.deterding@york.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325259 
Room: RCH/222

Motivational and engagement design; persuasive design and games; gameful and playful design; creative AI; games and play in culture.

Mr Richard Kearns
HRC Doctoral Fellow - Sept 2018-Sept 2019

Email: Tel: +44 (0)1904 325220

An associate of Humanities Research Centre

Dr Anthony Masinton
Research Associate
June 2018 - November 2018

Email: anthony.masinton@york.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)1904 325220
Room: Kings Manor K/G15

Working on the AHRC funded ‘Within the Walls of York Gaol’ project. The project is a collaboration between the Universities of York and Glasgow and York Museums trust which will design and deliver innovative bespoke immersive experiences for use by museum audiences.

Dr Davy Smith
Research Associate in Digital Creativity Labs
November 2016 - December 2019

Email: davy.smith@york.ac.uk
Room: RCH/222

Non-linear and interactive narrative in broadcast media. Digital storytelling. Transmedia storytelling. Alternative, mixed and virtual realities. Interactive media and art. Interdisciplinary research into curiosity as a creative and exploratory process from both design centred and formal, algorithmic, viewpoints. Computational curiosity.