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Keith Andrews, Senior Lecturer -

Keith is Deputy Head of the Leeds School of Architecture, coordinator of postgraduate architectural technology, and the course leader of the MA Architecture. He also directs the MArch (Master of Architecture) studio Abstract Machine.

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Dr Doreen Bernath, Senior Lecturer

Doreen is the course leader of the BA (Hons) Architectural Studies, the coordinator of undergraduate architectural history and theory and a PhD supervisor at the Leeds School of Arts.

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Jess Bryne-Daniel, Senior Lecturer

With over 25 years experience in practice Jess has been involved in a wide range of landscape projects. She balances design creativity with pragmatism to achieve meaningful designs of relevance to their locality and the people who use them.


Trudi Entwistle, Senior Lecturer

Trudi Entwistle is a senior lecturer in Landscape Architecture and Level 4 and 6 coordinator. Her particular teaching interests lie in the exploration of place through art and design, and the crossing of boundaries within landscape architecture through interdisciplinary teaching. Research interests lie around site, memory, association and place. Trudi Entwistle is a practising artist working in the public realm. Her artwork lies between land art, sculpture and design.

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Dr Alia Fadel, Lecturer

Dr. Alia Fadel is an educator, architect and landscape architect, biophilic design consultant, and ethnographic observation specialist in urban settings and collegiate campuses. Her teaching and practical experience extends to include notable international academic institutions in Egypt, USA, and UK.


Ian Fletcher, Senior Lecturer

Ian Fletcher holds a position as a Senior Lecturer in Architecture in the School of Arts, Architecture and Design. Ian received his Bachelor of Architectural Studies degree in 2007 from Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism at Carleton University in Canada. He also received a MA in Architecture and Urbanism in 2008 and Bachelor of Architecture in 2009 from the Manchester School of Architecture in the United Kingdom. Currently, he is a PhD candidate in the School of Built Environment and Engineering at Leeds Beckett University. His research focuses mainly on utilising agricultural, construction and demolition waste streams for developing bio-based building materials.

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Dr Mohamad Hafeda, Reader

First Year coordinator and studio tutor for BA (Hons) Architecture.


Dr Claire Hannibal, Course Director

Claire is the course leader of the BA (Hons) Architecture. She leads a design studio, lectures in architectural history and theory and is a PhD supervisor.

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John MacCleary, Course Director

John MacCleary joined Leeds Beckett as Course Director for Landscape Architecture in 2018. He primarily teaches the post-graduate students bringing his practice experience, knowledge of construction and environment led design approach to the students and the course.

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Anna Pepe, Senior Lecturer

Anna joined our University in 2007, having previously studied and worked in Venice and Milan, and has a background in both architecture and architectural technology. Her teaching expertise includes history and theory of architecture, and the design, construction and communication of building projects. Anna’s research activities and interests are related to design and sustainability, the impact of new media on the technical information for construction industry professionals and the way architecture is envisioned and communicated.

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Professor Alan Simson, Professor

Alan Simson is a Chartered Landscape Architect and Urban Forester. Currently, he is a Professor of Landscape Architecture and Urban Forestry.

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Craig Stott, Senior Lecturer

Craig Stott (MEng, BArch, MA, ARB) is a Project Office co-director, Architect and Senior Architecture Lecturer at the Leeds School of Architecture, Leeds Beckett University.

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Simon Warren, Senior Lecturer

Simon Warren is a Senior Lecturer in Architecture and Course Leader for the Master of Architecture. He joined our University in 2009. Prior to this he was a Director at Bauman Lyons Architects in Leeds.

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Dr Kiff Bamford, Reader

Dr Kiff Bamford is Reader in Contemporary Art, with research interests in Performance art and Continental Philosophy. He has published widely on the work of French philosopher Jean-François Lyotard.

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David Beckitt, Senior Lecturer

David is a senior lecturer and graphic designer with a wealth of industry experience in branding, art direction, editorial design, illustration, photography, and type design. I have been teaching graphic art and design at Leeds Beckett University since 2008.


Jonathan Briggs, Senior Lecturer

Jonny is a Senior Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University, teaching on the Graphic Arts and Design undergraduate programme and Creative Director and Owner of Field Design.


James Chinneck, Senior Lecturer

James Chinneck has been producing and exhibiting his artwork in various locations in the UK and abroad for the past twenty years. Solo exhibitions include: Wish You Were Here?, Leeds City Art Gallery, West Yorkshire, England (1997); Americanenglish, Joseph Gross Gallery, Tucson, Arizona USA, (1999); Rice Fall, Sculpture Space, Utica, New York (2000); Trust Me I’m An Artist, Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery, West Yorkshire (2003). His most recent work, Tueri Terram has been shown at Tate Britain, London (2014)

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Andrew Du Feu, Senior Lecturer

Andrew has worked at Leeds Beckett for nearly twenty years, teaching and supporting students across a range of art, design and filmmaking courses. Digital tools and workflows in a graphic arts context are central to his teaching and personal practice.


Dr Alan Dunn, Reader

Alan Dunn studied at Glasgow School of Art and School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His research explores new models for curating content for non-gallery audiences and his recent PhD considered the relationship between sound art and the everyday.


Dr Jill Gibbon, Reader

Jill Gibbon is a politically engaged artist with research interests in war, art, and aesthetics.


Benjamin Hall, Senior Lecturer

Ben is an animator, illustrator and interactive designer with over 15 years industry experience. He has taught undergraduate students at Leeds Beckett University since 2008.


Marion Harrison, Senior Lecturer

Marion Harrison is a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art working on both UG and PG programmes. Marion is currently Acting Course Leader for BA(Hons) Fine Art and Course Leader for APD in Professional Practice in Art and Design.

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Jo Hassall, Senior Lecturer

Jo Hassall is a Senior Lecturer in Graphic Arts and Design. Her practice-based research explores ways in which visual props can activate sites of learning.

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Graham Hibbert, Senior Lecturer

Graham Hibbert is a photographer, filmmaker, designer and developer whose work primarily explores ideas of the abstract in relation to Digital Imaging.

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Ben Judd, Senior Lecturer

Ben Judd is an artist and a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at Leeds Beckett University.

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Peter Lewis, Senior Lecturer

Peter Lewis is an artist and curator. His work has extended over two decades, holding posts as varied as the Chief Curator of Sharjah Biennale, and Independent Curator at Kunstverein, Bregenz. He has curated projects at Tramway and Tate Modern, publishing new research in his journal.


Harold Offeh, Reader

Harold Offeh was born in Accra, Ghana in 1977 and grew up in London, UK. Harold is interested in the space created by the inhabiting or embodying of history. His work encompasses performance, social practice, video and photography, often using humour as a means to confront the viewer with aspects of contemporary culture and history.

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Dr Casey Orr, Senior Lecturer

Dr Casey Orr is a photographer, researcher and Senior Lecturer in the school of Art, Architecture and Design. She is also a member of the feminist art collective, F=.

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Simon Ringe, Senior Lecturer

Simon studied at the Royal College of Art and is a practising artist, currently undertaking a research-based, practice-led PhD. He recently had his work publicly screened as part of Light Night Leeds 2015.

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Dr Liz Stirling, Senior Lecturer

Dr Liz Stirling is a creative practitioner using performance, collaborative production and art activism to explore how we connect with each other. She has performed, published and run projects extensively in the UK including at Tate Britain, Tate Modern Summer School and toured with the British Art Show 8.

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Dr Ian Truelove, Principal Lecturer

Ian Truelove is an educator, artist, designer and technologist whose work explores the nature of material reality through creative practice. His research, which is predominately painting-led, is informed by philosophy, quantum theory and art history.

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Lizzie Coombes, Senior Lecturer

Lizzie Coombes is a photographer, artist and academic with a long track record of cross art form collaboration and innovative community projects. Work includes projects with Opera North, The National Media Museum, ArtForms, Leeds City Council, Bramley Baths and The Irene Taylor Trust (Music in Prisons).


Sarah Cooper, Senior Lecturer

Sarah Cooper has been a journalist for 14 years. She has worked in the UK, Australia, Hungary and the UAE, and has been published in print and online.

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Dr Ben Dalton, Principal Lecturer

Ben is an experimental media technologist who uses research methods of design and art. Their research is focused on the field of identity design including technical, social, political and aesthetic aspects of identity in digital public space.

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Dr Marc Fabri, Reader

Marc is a Senior Lecturer in Creative Technology and an experienced researcher and innovator. He leads the Enabling Technologies Research Group which brings together researchers from digital health & well-being, participatory design, computing and user experience design.

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Che John, Course Director

Che's practice and research interests engage with the notions of visual culture, software literacy, game studies and the uses of digitally mediated communication technologies.

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Rory McLeish, Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer specialising in character design, 3D rendering and look development and 3D digital sculpting.

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Marielle Reuser, Senior Lecturer

With 10 years of experience working in the games industry, Marielle Reuser is a practicing digital artist whose work can be seen in AAA video games including Red Dead Redemption II.


Amrinder Romana, Senior Lecturer

Course Leader for Computer Animation and Visual Effects.

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Dr Cliffe Schreuders, Reader

Dr Z Cliffe Schreuders is a Senior Lecturer in computer security at Leeds Beckett University. His main research interests are usable security, sandboxing and access control, and free and open source software and culture.

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Hugo Smith, Course Director

Hugo is an experienced film maker and television producer, now working full-time as a Senior Lecturer in Broadcast Media Technologies. He has an interest in documentary production, industry working practice and application of technologies in media content production.

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Dr Richard Stevens, Course Director

Richard Stevens is Course Director for the postgraduate programmes in music and sound at Leeds Beckett University

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Dr Darren Wall, Senior Lecturer

Darren is a senior lecturer, with 20 years experience in lecturing creative arts subjects. He specialises in 3D Graphics, animation, drawing and digital sculpture.

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Alex Ashcroft, Senior Lecturer

Alex Ashcroft is a sound engineer and educator with extensive experience across audio disciplines including; location recording and post-production sound for film & broadcast, live music sound engineering and theatre sound mixing. His research interests centre around developments in immersive sound design.


Dr Sarah Bowen, Senior Lecturer

Dr Sarah Louisa Bowen is Head of Animation at the Northern Film School, teaching Animation, Experimental Film, research-based filmmaking practices and Moving Image Theory.

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Dr Steven Gerrard, Reader

Dr Steven Gerrard is a film historian and a Senior Lecturer at the Northern Film School.


Steve Mardy, Senior Lecturer

Steve has worked full-time at the Northern Film School over the past 13 years. He has undertaken postgraduate research into the radio features and TV documentary, taught on the BA programme on trade and industry insight, experiential learning and research.

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Philip Robertson, Senior Lecturer

Philip Robertson is an Internationally renowned Cinematographer who also serves as the Senior Lecturer in Cinematography in the School of Film, Music & Performing Arts. Robertson trained at the Russian State Institute of Cinematography in Moscow (VIGIK) and is a graduate of the Northern Film School.


Professor Robert Shail, Director of Research

Robert Shail is Professor of Film in the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts where he heads research development for the School.

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Laura Taylor, Course Director

Laura is currently Head of Sound and Course Director at the Northern Film School in the Leeds School of Arts, Leeds Beckett University and has been a University Teacher Fellow since 2010.

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Dr Anna Zaluczkowska, Reader

Anna is an award-winning filmmaker and writer and has had works screened at film festivals throughout the world, on television, in museums and at live events. Her academic interests include screenwriting, transmedia narratives, Northern Irish cinema and film-making practice.

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Kingsley Ash, Senior Lecturer

Kingsley Ash is a composer and performer of electronic and computer music whose work explores technology-enabled music performance and sound installations.

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Tom Bowers, Course Director

Tom Bowers is a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for BA (Hons) Music Production in the Leeds School of Arts at Leeds Beckett University.

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Carl Flattery, Principal Lecturer

Carl is a Principal Lecturer in Music specialising in Songwriting and Production and is Head of Student Experience and Employability for the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts.

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Vivienne Gaskin, Senior Lecturer

Vivienne is a curator and academic in contemporary arts practice. She have previously been Director of Live and Digital Art at the institute of Contemporary Arts in London for ten years and founded her own artist representation and consultancy business VGCM Ltd. She has been a lecturer at Birkbeck College London, University of Leeds and University of Gloucestershire.

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Dr Matt Green, Senior Lecturer

Matt Green is a practice-based researcher. He is a producer of site-specific sound art. The vast majority of Matt’s practice concerns public urban space, and has served to frame, accent and augment the host location through soundscape composition.

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Kenneth Jenkins, Senior Lecturer

Kenny Jenkins, is a musician and educator, whose practice is grounded in social, political, and cultural critique, but sees his principal function as encouraging students to explore and develop their own ideas.

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Phil Legard, Senior Lecturer

Phil Legard's background is in experimental music, particularly in the fields of generative and algorithmic composition. Additionally, he has developed a large catalogue of works that explore landscape through mixed-methodologies, including improvisation, sonic art, writing and auto-ethnographic approaches.

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Dr Sue Miller, Reader

Dr Sue Miller is a Reader in music, teaching on the undergraduate and postgraduate courses in performance and production. As an academic and practitioner she specialises in popular music analysis, improvisation, ethnomusicology and performance.


Dr Justin Morey, Senior Lecturer

Justin's background is in sound engineering and music production and his research interests include sampling, copyright and creative practice in music production.

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Benjamin Mosley, Senior Lecturer

Ben Mosley is a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for BSc (Hons) Audio Engineering course in the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts. His specialist areas are acoustics, audio system design and environmental sustainability in audio.

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Stuart Moss, Senior Lecturer

Stuart is a Senior Lecturer in entertainment industry management and the Course Leader for the BA (Hons) Entertainment Management at Leeds Beckett University. Stuart is also a Teacher Fellow, recognised for his excellent practice in assessment, learning and teaching.

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Sam Nicholls, Senior Lecturer

Before joining our University in 2012, Sam worked in the music industry for over 10 years in successful roles as a live music promoter, record label director and A&R, musician, songwriter and producer. As well as delivering a number of industry based modules and research at the University, he is involved in developing partnerships to improve access to music industry roles with local and national bodies.

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Dr Steve Parker, Principal Lecturer

Dr Steven Parker is a Principal Lecturer in Music Technology and Production at Leeds Beckett University. He joined the University after many years working in the music industry having worked on a diverse range of projects including music production, television and games audio.

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Dr Paul Ratcliff, Principal Lecturer

Dr Paul Ratcliff is Principal Lecturer in Music and Sound. He has worked on creative technology projects in field recording, audio editing, art installations and performances.

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David Raybould, Senior Lecturer

Dave Raybould is a Senior Lecturer who teaches sound synthesis, game audio, sound design and sound for film across both undergraduate and postgraduate music technology courses.

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Ken Scott, Senior Lecturer

One of the preeminent recording engineers and producers of the 20th century Ken Scott has garnered Gold, Platinum, and Diamond sales awards, Grammy nominations and a Clio (for the classic Coke ad "I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing").


Dr Nikos Stavropoulos, Reader

Nikos’'s research interests lay in the composition of multi - channel acousmatic and mixed media works, the articulation of acoustic space and its use in musical structure, as well as the development of new interfaces for sound processing and composition.

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Dr Richard Stevens, Course Director

Richard Stevens is Course Director for the postgraduate programmes in music and sound at Leeds Beckett University

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Alex Stevenson, Course Director

Alex is Course Director for New Courses in Music in the Leeds School of the Arts. He is a fellow of the Higher Education Authority and is member of the Association for the Study of the Art of Record Production.

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Dr Paul Thompson, Reader

Paul is a professional recording engineer with over ten years of experience working in the music industry. He currently teaches music technology in the community, studio production and acoustics on the Music Technology, Audio Engineering and Music Production programmes.

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Michael Ward, Course Director

Michael Ward is a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for BSc (Hons) Music Technology. His specialist areas are sound reproduction, mastering and computational models for machine listening.

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Teresa Brayshaw, Principal Lecturer

Teresa is a theatre practitioner, a writer, a teacher, a researcher, and a qualified Feldenkrais Practitioner. Her ethos is to create environments in which people can learn through movement and awareness, to develop their innate potential and become happier and healthier as a result.

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Dr Gillian Dyson-Moss, Senior Lecturer

Gillian Dyson is Senior Lecturer in Performance, with Leeds Beckett University since 2009. Gillian was Course Leader of BA Performance 2012 to 2016, and previously the Course Leader MA Creative Enterprise, and Course Leader for BA Contemporary Performance Practices top up course.

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Dr Mark Flisher, Course Director

Mark Flisher joined the School as a Senior Lecturer of Performance in February 2011, and took up Course Leadership of MA Performance in 2014. His research interests include representations of gender in UK and US performance art, performance theory, contemporary theatre, live art, digital performance, and the development of pedagogic strategies in creative practice.

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Dr Laura Griffiths, Senior Lecturer

Laura Griffiths is a senior Lecturer in the Leeds School of Arts Arts. Previous appointments have included visiting lectureships and Teaching Fellow in Performance and Archival Practices at the University of Leeds.


Dr Alexander Kelly, Reader

Alex is Senior Lecturer in Performance Practice and has been with with the school since the start of its first course in 2006. He is Co-Artistic Director of the Sheffield-based theatre company Third Angel: www.thirdangel.co.uk.

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Dr Rachel Krische, Senior Lecturer

Course Leader and Senior Lecturer, Rachel co-wrote, developed and launched the Dance program in 2011. Previously she spent 20 years as a London-based independent Dance Artist working with over thirty high profile choreographers and performing and teaching extensively and internationally.

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Lisa Osborne Kendall, Course Director

After 25 years working as an Independent Dance Artist, working nationally and internationally, Lisa was appointed as Senior Lecturer Dance at Leeds Beckett University, in 2015. Lisa's multi-stranded practice and research, are embedded within, and in dialogue with, her teaching practice at the university.

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Sarah Roe, Course Director

Over the last 10 years Sarah has worked across a number of Higher Education Institutions within the UK lecturing in Choreography, Community Practice, Dance Techniques, and Critical Dance Studies. Sarah continues to work as a performer and choreographer.

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Dr Adele Senior, Reader

Dr Adele Senior is a Reader in Theatre and Performance and also Research Coordinator for Performing Arts. Her work has been published in International peer reviewed journals such as Performance Research, Theatre Research International, Contemporary Theatre Review, and Theatre Journal.

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