Staff Profiles: Jason Griffiths

Jason Griffiths

Staff Profile: Jason Griffiths
Academic Course Leader for Radio

Jason Griffiths

Jason Griffiths

Academic Course Leader for Radio

Music and Media

Film and Television

Jason worked in community radio as broadcaster, producer and trainer. He has a research interest in media, literature and identity in the Forest of Dean.


Jason helped set up the Dennis Potter archive and exhibition. He now runs the Potter Matters website. He is currently working towards a Phd focusing on the history of writing and cultural identity in the Forest of Dean.


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


Our students have won Best Male Star at I Love Student Radio Awards, 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


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.


Undergraduate, Postgraduate


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


Dennis Potter

Forest of Dean 

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External examining

Bournemouth University