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Dr Jonathan Moss

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Jonathan joined Leeds Beckett University in August 2017. He completed his PhD "A Phenomenological Exploration of Experience at Live Music Festivals," in 2018 and became a Charted Member of the British Psychological Society in 2019. 

Current Teaching

He is currently teaching on: Creative Event Marketing (L4); Events in Society (L4); Professional Events Practice (2) (L5); Festival Management (L5); Event Futures (L6); Individual Project tutor (L6); Post-graduate Dissertation Tutor (L7); PhD Supervisor

Research Interests

He has published in 3 books; Strategic Event Creation (2014; Goodfellow); Festival and Event Experience (2015; Leisure Studies Association); and Critical Events Studies: Approaches to Research (2016, Palgrave, Macmillan ). He has also published in Arts and the Market with the paper, co-authored with Emma Wood; "Capturing emotions: experience: sampling at live music events. (2015). His research interests include: live music events, phenomenological psychology, descriptive experience sampling and Critical Realism.

Selected Publications

Chapters (1)

  • Moss J (2014) The Attendee and the Audience: a strategic approach. In: Strategic Event Creation. : Goodfellow Pub Limited, pp. .