Reader in Film Studies
Richard Hamilton Building
Oxford Brookes University
BA (Hons) Photographic Studies, First Class, Derby College of Higher Education, 1987
MA Film Studies, University of East Anglia, UK, 1988
Ph.D. Film Studies, University of East Anglia, UK, 1993
1/94 – 12/96 (Full-time)
University of East Anglia Postdoctoral Fellow
1/97 – 8/01 (Full-time)
Liverpool John Moores University Senior Lecturer, Screen Studies
9/01 – 9/05 (Full-time)
Chapman University, California, Associate Professor, Film Studies
9/07 – (Full-time)
Oxford Brookes University, Reader in Film Studies
BA Dissertation in Film Studies
Independent American Cinema
MA Research Methods
MA Dissertation in Film Studies
Presented over 55 papers at conferences, including 8 keynote addresses at:
11th Screenwriting Research Network (SRN) International Conference Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan (September 2018).
Faces of Contemporary Film Narration: Around Mainstream Cinema, Gdańsk (May 2017).
Watching Music Colloquium, Paris Philharmonic (December 2016).
Cinepoetics Workshop, Freie Universität Berlin (June 2016).
Film, Virtuality, and the Body Conference, Rome 3 University (November 2013).
International Congress of the Colombian Association for Semiotic Studies, Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, Bogota, Colombia (September 2013).
American Independent Cinema: Past, Present and Future, Liverpool John Moores University (May 2009).
IV International Conference on Film Analysis Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Toluca, Mexico (October 2008).