Mid-Career Research Fellow, Birmingham City University
Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research
Research Fellow, University of Westminster
AHRC-funded project ‘Screen Plays: Theatre Plays on British Television’, and its impact
Associate Lecturer, Open University
Mellon-Sawyer Postdoctoral Fellow in Classics, Northwestern University, Illinois
Researcher, University of Oxford
Two AHRC-funded projects at the Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama
- Associate Editor, The Radio Journal: International Studies in Broadcast & Audio Media
- UK Radio Archives Advisory Committee
2004-2009 PhD Classical Studies, Open University (part-time)
Thesis on ‘Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s’. Supervisors: Lorna Hardwick (OU) and Oliver Taplin (Oxford).
1998-1999 MA Librarianship, University of Sheffield
Dissertation on the accessibility of specialized research collections in universities. Supervisor: Brendan Loughridge. Funded by a British Academy Studentship.
1994-1997 BA (Hons) Classics (IIi), University of Leeds
Dissertation on ‘Self and Society in Sophocles’ Ajax’. Supervisor: Douglas Cairns.
1993-1994 First year of the BA (Hons) Classics degree, University of Durham
1986-1993 Nine GCSEs at grade A and A-Levels in Greek, Latin, and English Literature, St Bede’s College, Manchester. (My place at this fee-paying school was awarded under the government’s Assisted Places Scheme.)