People within Music, Drama, Dance and the Performing Arts research

Meet the staff behind our Music, Drama, Dance, Performing Arts, Film and Screen Studies research.


Dr Murat Akser

Lecturer in Cinematic Arts and Course Director

School of Arts & Humanities


Dr Brian Bridges

Research Director - Music, Drama, Dance and the Performing Arts

School of Arts & Humanities


Lee Cadieux

Lecturer - Cinematic Arts

School of Arts & Humanities



Dr Rob Casey

Lecturer in Music

School of Arts & Humanities


Professor Elizabeth Crooke

Professor of Museum and Heritage Studies

School of Arts & Humanities





Professor Anthony Lilley

Professor of Creative Industries

School of Communication and Media


Professor Frank Lyons

Interim Executive Dean - AHSS

Dean's Office (Arts, Hum & Social Sc)


Dr Thomas Maguire

Head of School of Arts and Humanities

School of Arts & Humanities



Dr Adam Melvin

Lecturer in Popular Music

School of Arts & Humanities


Professor Paul Moore

Director of Creative Industries Future Screens NI

School of Arts & Humanities




Dr Declan Keeney

Senior Lecturer & Course Director

School of Communication and Media