Alexander Jackson

Course Director

School of Digital, Technologies and Arts

Alex Jackson is a digital sculptor and painter with a fine art background. Having worked as an artist, sculptor and educator he has been a senior lecturer in Computer Games Design for over 13 years.
He has run the highly successful Masters Program in Games Design for over a decade, the graduates of which are at the best games studios in the world.

Professional memberships and activities

Fellow of Higher Education Association

Academic qualifications

  • MA,
  • BA,
  • FHEA


  • Digital sculpting,
  • Texture painting,
  • 3d modelling,
  • 3d Printing,
  • Photogrammetry

Research interests

3d Printing, Photogrammetry


Advanced Character Prototyping, Introduction to texturing, 2D Game Art, MSc Project and Portfolio


Insight no 3, Academy of Fine arts Rome

Top 15 for Teaching Quality

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

6th for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022

Midlands University of the Year

Midlands Business Awards 2020