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TitleFirst nameLast nameEmailSchoolJob titleAreas of expertise
ProfessorEricAtwellE.S.Atwell@leeds.ac.ukComputingProfessor of Artificial Intelligence for LanguageAI ArtificialIntelligence Language Computing Linguistics MachineLearning DataMining NaturalLanguageProcessing TextAnalytics English Arabic Quran Religious Health Medical Text Autism CorpusLinguistics
DrPaulBagguleyP.Bagguley@leeds.ac.ukSociology and Social PolicyProtest and social movements, racism and ethnicity studies, employment and social theory.
Dr MariaBegerM.Beger@leeds.ac.ukBiologyAssociate Professor in Conservation ScienceCoral reef fish ecology; Marine conservation science; Spatial planning; Marxan; Climate change impacts on marine systems; Connectivity in spatial decision science; Genetics in conservation planning
DrAlaricHallA.T.P.Hall@leeds.ac.ukEnglishAssociate ProfessorLanguage, literature and history of medieval North-west Europe; Iceland and Icelandic
DrTomJacksonT.Jackson@leeds.ac.ukMedia and CommunicationLecturer in Digital Mediadigital media; immersive technologies; ethnography; sensory research methods; photography; graphic design, sensory experience; new media; digital media; field recording; anthropology
DrRebeccaJarmanR.S.E.Jarman@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesAssociate Professor of Latin American StudiesLatin American culture, history, and politics. Urbanization, poverty, and state-making in Venezuela. Landslides in Andean cities, conflict and reconstruction.
ProfessorAnnaMadillA.L.Madill@leeds.ac.ukPsychologyProfessor of PsychologyQualitative methods; visual methods; well-being; mental health; gender and sexuality
Mr RicardoMichue BendezuR.Michue@leeds.ac.ukLCSTeaching fellow of Spanish
RobertaMoranoR.Morano@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and Societiespostgraduate researcherArabic dialectology; Arabic language; Gulf Arabic; Oman; Arabic linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Language Documentation; Ethnolinguistics
DrDianeNelsonD.C.Nelson@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesSenior Lecturer in Linguistics
ProfessorTheaPitmanT.Pitman@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesProfessor of Latin American Studiesdigital cultures and indigenous cultures in Latin America.
DrSimonPoppleS.E.Popple@leeds.ac.ukMedia and CommunicationSenior Lecturer in Photography and Digital CulturePhotographic history and theory; Early cinema; Archives and digital culture; Community archives and co-production.
DrSergeSharoffS.Sharoff@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesSenior Lecturer in LinguisticsLanguage Technology; Natural Language Processing; Machine Translation; Corpus Linguistics; Genres and text classification; terminology mining; related languages
DrStefanSkrimshireS.Skrimshire@leeds.ac.ukSchool of Philosophy, Religion, and History of ScienceAssociate Professorreligious, ethical and philosophical responses to climate emergency, mass extinction
DrTimothyThurstonT.Thurston@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesLecturer of Chinese StudiesChina, Tibet, folklore, oral traditions, intangible cultural heritage, cultural sustainability, minority cultural production in China
ProfessorEmmaTomalinE.Tomalin@leeds.ac.ukPhilosophy, Religion and History of ScienceProfessor of Religion and Public LIfeGender and religion; Religion and development; Religion and humanitarianism; Religion and peacebuilding; Religion and environmentalism; Buddhism and Hinduism; South and South-East Asia; Religious buildings
DrGiselaTomé Louridog.tomelourido@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesLecturer in Sociophoneticsaccent variation in speech perception and production in bilingual and monolingual populations, Galician, English
DrJamesWilsonJ.A.Wilson@leeds.ac.ukLanguages, Cultures and SocietiesLecturer in Russian and Language StudiesLanguage variation in Czech; variationist sociolinguistics; language pedagogy; corpus-based language learning & teaching