People — Staff, students, and alumni

Meet some of our staff, students and alumni - find out how they got into their industry, what they discovered during their time at Anglia Ruskin University and what inspires them creatively.

Lecturer Emily Godden sitting at a desk in a computer lab


Emily Godden
— Digital Media Production

Emily Godden splits her time between lecturing in Digital Media Production and running award-winning social enterprise Virtually There Studio, creating exhibitions, experiences and educational opportunities to benefit both the environment and personal wellbeing.


William Tullett
– Historian

History Lecturer Dr William Tullett in the library reading a book

Teaching both the BA and MA History courses as well as supervising PhD students, Dr William Tullet focuses on the period from 16th century to early 20th, specialising in sensory history, with published works on smell, sound and emotions.


Apurba Kundu
— Deputy Dean for Education

Looking after quality assurance, quality enhancement and the student experience, Dr Apurba Kundu is Deputy Dean for Education in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

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Monique Brown
— Technical Officer, Fashion Design

Monique Brown began her career as a costume designer for feature films, working on the likes of Luc Besson's 'The Fifth Element' and George Lucas' 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace'. She now works in our fashion studios, helping students and staff develop their creative process.

Meet Monique


Dominic Chapman
— Computer Games Art & Technology

Independent game developer Dominic Chapman has been building immersive game worlds for the last 15 years and is the course leader for both Computer Games Art BA and Computer Games Technology BSc – the course he chose as a student.

Meet Dominic
Musical Theatre lecturer Ryan Murphy leaning on a piano. The background shows stage lights.


Ryan Murphy
— Musical Theatre

Ryan Murphy is a Senior Lecturer Practitioner and leads the BA Musical Theatre course. Teaching ensemble and solo singing as well as music theory, Ryan also musically directs every production on the course.

Meet Ryan
Graphic Design lecturer Nick Jeeves leaning against a shelf


Nick Jeeves
— Graphic Designer

As well as teaching Graphic Design, Nick Jeeves produces books as editor for the Ruskin Arts Publications and The Public Domain Review. He also publishes small editions of original writing and revived historical texts through his own imprint Mulita Small Editions.

Meet Nick