External Work

Current Editorial Positions

Design Journal (Taylor & Francis)


Design For Health (Taylor & Francis)


Interiors: Design, Architecture & Culture
Taylor & Francis), Editorial Advisory Board

Committee/Advisory Board Positions​​

Intl. Committee of Design Histories & Studies

Executive Committee Member

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts


Computer History Museum (San Francisco)

Advisor to major exhibition team


External Examining: PhDs


Lancaster University, Worcester University

London South Bank University, Falmouth University

AHO Oslo, Caledonian University

Loughborough University


Completed PhD Supervisions


Huddersfield: 3

Sheffield Hallam: 4

Recent Keynote Lectures

University of Lincoln, UK, 2016

UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico, 2014


Chamber of Commerce, Vienna, Austria, 2014


University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2011

CIS Open Design, fashionLAB, Graz, Austria, 2011

Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan, Italy, 2011

China Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China, 2010

PICNIC'10 Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2010

Premsela.org, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2010

General Assembly of Danish Designers,

Copenhagen, Denmark 2009

'Flirting with the Future', Eindhoven, Netherlands 2009

'Digital Design Products', Kolding, Denmark, 2004

'Challenging Craft', Aberdeen, Scotland 2004