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Teaching Staff

The BA Animation course tutors develop your industry awareness and employability.


Course Leader

Jodie Wick

Jodie has worked in a number of technical, research and production roles in the animation industry and has facilitated a series of high profile regional projects and workshops engaging the animation sector with education. Her work has centred on UK Animation production and has an accomplished knowledge of business models and contemporary practices/workflows within the animation sector. Read Jodie’s staff profile.

Professor Suzie Hanna

Senior Lecturer

Professor Suzie Hanna

Suzie Hanna teaches undergraduate, Masters and Postgraduate research students at NUA. She conducts international collaborative research projects and maintains her professional practice focusing on interfaces of language, moving image and sound design. She is secretary of NAHEMI and a member of the AHRC peer review college. She undertakes national and international examination and consultancy as well as developing innovative live projects and platforms for NUA students. Read Professor Hanna’s staff profile.


  • David Daniels
  • Jon Dunleavy
  • Mhairi Fraser
  • Robin Fuller
  • Barry Leith
  • Robert Ramsden
  • Helen Schroeder
  • Lynsey White

Studio and Workshop Technicians

  • Sam Barnes
  • Anna Bird
  • Fran Wall
  • John Watson
  • Tansy Bouttell
  • Karen Milam
  • Michael Page
  • Joanne Moore
  • Josh Carver

Staff Profiles


To find out more about all the academic staff at NUA visit our academic profile pages.