Staff Profiles: Jason Griffiths

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Staff Profile: Jason Griffiths
Academic Course Leader for Radio

Jason Griffiths

Jason Griffiths

Academic Course Leader for Radio

Film, Radio, Television and Media

English and Creative Writing

I started out in community radio, working with a team to develop the station, its output and broadcasters. My teaching focuses on creative content and understanding listener communities.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 715094 Email: jgriffiths@glos.ac.uk

Biography

I am passionate about developing the next generation of creative radio programme makers and presenters. Drawing on my experience of working in radio, and ongoing research into the contemporary radio industry, I am fascinated by radio's ability to continue innovating to deliver content to its listeners.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) English Studies University of Westminster 1995
PGCert Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education University of Gloucestershire 2009

Accreditation

Creative Skillset

Awards

Our students have won Best Male Star at I Love Student Radio Awards, Confused.com brand takeover and have been nominated for Guardian Student Media Awards, and Student Radio Association Awards

Membership of professional bodies

Higher Education Academy

Teaching and research

Teaching

I teach across practice & theory areas of the radio degree with a focus on live broadcast speech and feature programe production. I also have some experience in doctoral thesis supervision.

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

UK radio industry. Work of Dennis Potter. Forest of Dean literature, heritage and identity.

External responsibilities

Project lead for Forest Literary Landscape project @readingthefod. Member of Forester's Forest Community Stakeholder Board

Subjects for media interviews

Radio

Dennis Potter

Forest of Dean

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External examining

Bournemouth University