I'm a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor in US terms) in the School of Computer Science and Informatics at Cardiff University

I am the Director of Learning and Teaching in the School, and run our Computational and Data Journalism masters course

I'm interested in Computer Science education, data visualisation, web and social computing.

Outside of work I am a fairly tired but extremely happy dad of two small children

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