Job Title and Responsibilities
Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for:
BA (hons) Digital Content Creation
BA (hons) Games Journalism and PR
BA (hons) Photojournalism
Steven is an award-winning editor, writer, photographer and digital media artist who has worked in the media for over 15 years. Steven's approach to teaching and learning is to create an atmosphere where students can adapt and personalise their work in line with their interests. Passionate about employability, Steven has co-created the Digital Content Creation course with a focus on emerging technologies and employer expectations.
BA (hons) Photography and Literature
MA Communication Media
Currently a PhD candidate at Manchester University
Professional Memberships and Activities
Media and Social Movements
Steven is currently working on an ethnographic project about agroecology. His interests are more widely on the media and social movements.
Speed. S., (2018) The Battle of Barton Moss. In Geelan, Torsten, González Hernando, Marcos, Walsh, Peter William (Eds). From Financial Crisis to Social Change 129-148. Palgrave MacMillan.
Speed. S., (2017) Evicting Manchester’s Street Homeless. In Vickie Cooper & David Whyte (Eds). The Violence Of Austerity 203-211. Pluto Press.
Work Placement and Career Development
Photojournalism In Context
School of Computing and Digital Technology
t: +44 (0)1782 294940