35 - Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts

Ulster has climbed up the overall grade-point average rankings, overtaking prominent departments from the conservatoire sector and Russell Group. In particular, 90% of the impact of our research has been judged ‘world-leading’, placing us in the top five in the UK.

Unit Co-ordinator:
Dr Cormac Newark

Ulster  has climbed up the overall grade-point average rankings, overtaking  prominent departments from the conservatoire sector and Russell  Group. In particular,  90% of the impact of our research has  been judged ‘world-leading’, placing us in the top five in the UK.

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100% of  research  environment and impact judged to be  world leading or internationally excellent

People Involved

The following university staff are involved with the research activities of this Unit of Assessment and participated in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework:

People Involved
Akser, M Dr Lecturer in Cinematic Arts
Bridges, BD Dr Lecturer in Creative Arts/Creative Technology
Campo, G Dr Lecturer in Drama
Devlin, PP Dr Lecturer in Drama
Doherty, E Dr Lecturer in Traditional Music
Fitzpatrick, L Dr Senior Lecturer in Drama
Irvine, B Professor Professor of Music
Jennings, MJ Dr Lecturer in Drama
Lilley, A Professor Professor of Creative Industries
Lyons, F Professor Director of Arts & Humanities Research Institute
Maguire, T Dr Senior Lecturer in Theatre Studies
Melvin, A Dr Lecturer in Popular Music
Moore, GP Professor Head of School of Creative Arts and Technologies
Newark, C Dr Senior Lecturer in Music
Preston, S Dr Lecturer in Dance

Research Outputs

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Research Impact Case Studies

Including Disabled Musicians Using Technology

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Influencing the development of public policy on creative digital  participation

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Research Environment

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