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Paul Roberts

Senior Lecturer in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography

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I have worked as a documentary and sport photographer for over a decade with organisations such as The Press Association, The Football Association and Getty Images. Chevron icon

Biography

I have worked as a documentary and sport photographer for over a decade with organisations such as The Press Association, The Football Association and Getty images. As a documentary photographer my work focuses on the issues of historical context, reflection and of the place. My work has been exhibited at Hastings photo fringe, with my current projects exploring humanism and wider issues post Brexit in England and Wales.

Qualifications

  • BA (Hons): Photojournalism, University of Gloucestershire, 2001
  • MA: Photography, University of Gloucestershire, 2016

Membership of professional bodies

Sports Journalists Association – www.sportsjournalists.co.uk

British Press Photographers Association – www.thebppa.com

Teaching & Research

Teaching

My teaching focuses on Photojournalism and Documentary Photography and preparing students to embark on successful careers by delivering unique skillets to allow them to adapt to the fast-changing market place.

Research

My current research is exploring the landscape of post Brexit Britain through the genre of humanist photography. When not photographing my research centres on finding new and exciting opportunities for student development.