Career


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1986–90  Ph.D. Art History, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1982–84  MA Visual Art, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1978–81  BA (Hons.) Fine Art, Gwent College of Higher Education, Newport, UK

1977–78  Foundation Studies, Gwent College of Higher Education, Newport, UK


Employment

2011 to date  Co-ordinator of eye(aɪ)–ear(ɪə(r)): image, sound & wordAberystwyth University, UK

1999-2013  Director of the Centre for Studies in the Visual Culture of Religion, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1995 to date  Professorial Chair of Art, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1995-2005  Head of School, School of Art, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, UK

1992-5  Lecturer in Fine Art, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1986-92  Tutor in Painting, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

1985-87  Tutor in Painting and Art & Design, Open College of the Arts, UK

1985-87  Tutor in Art History, Gwent College of Higher Education, Newport, Wales, UK

1985-86  Tutor in Art & Design and Art History, Pontypool College, Gwent, UK


Appointments & Fellowships

2005 to date  Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

2004 to date  Honorary Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Theology and Religious Studies and Islamic Studies, University of Wales, Trinity Saint David, Lampeter, UK


Editorial Boards

2010 to date  Advisor to the journal of Biblical Reception, UK


Advisory Boards

2005-9  Advisor to the Bible & Visual Culture in Wales Project  (Arts & Humanities Research Council), Department of Theology and Religious Studies and Islamic Studies, University of Wales, Trinity Saint David, Lampeter, UK

2004-9  Advisory Board for Material Religion: The Journal of Objects, Art & Belief, USA

2003 to date  Advisory Board for the Institute for Studies in Sacred Architecture, USA


Professional Membership

American Academy of Religion, USA
Association of Art Historians, UK
Art & Christian Enquiry, UK
European Association of Biblical Studies, EU
Institute for the Study of Sacred Architecture, USA
Society Biblical Literature (Global)