Media Department - Staff

Academic and support staff for the Media Department are listed below.

Alec Charles

Head of Media

Simon Roberts Profile

Deputy Head of Department (Acting), Senior Lecturer in Journalism


Deputy Head of Department, Senior Lecturer


Senior Lecturer in Media Studies

Paul Clark Profile

Lecturer in Journalism and Programme leader Sports Journalism

John Cain Profile

Technician/Demonstrator for Advertising and Digital Photography


Programme Leader Digital Photography


Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies

Russell Dyson Profile

Senior Lecturer in Commercial Music Production and a fellow of the HEA

Ato Erzan-Essien Profile

Senior Lecturer in Journalism, Programme Leader Combined Honour Journalism

Ian Edgington Profile

Technician/Demonstrator (Chester Kingsway campus)

James Evans Profile

Technician for Journalism and IT


Lecturer in TV Production


Senior Lecturer in Radio Production

Nathalie Griffith Profile

Lecturer in Journalism

Dr Chris Hart Profile

Senior Lecturer in Advertising

Paul Hassal Profile

Lecturer in Sports Journalism


Senior Lecturer in TV Production and Media Studies

Marie Manuel Profile

Secretary / Administrator

Jim Mason

Senior Lecturer in Commercial Music Production


Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for Music Journalism


Technician for Commercial Music Production

Wayne O’Brien Profile

Senior Lecturer in TV Production

Nada Oldfield

Journalism Programme Secretary/Administrator


Senior Lecturer in Communications and Media

Dr Vera Slavtcheva-Petkova Profile

Senior Lecturer in Journalism

Kate Sillitoe Profile

Senior Lecturer in Advertising

Jenny Spruce Profile

Technician for Radio Production


Senior Lecturer in Communication

Simon Webb

Senior Lecturer in Digital Photography


Secretary / Administrator