He holds a practice-led PhD in photography from the University of Leeds and has taught film, photography and visual communication at York St John University, Leeds Arts University and Sheffield Hallam
BA Digital Media student, Abinav Bhattachan, has gained a place on the University's student leadership programme in South Korea.
She will start the eight week internship in July and will be given experience working in radio, television and online services whilst being mentored by BBC journalists.
LSTV won best title sequence and best news and current affairs at the 2019 NaSTA awards and was also highly commended for best animation and the Mars El-Brogy award for multimedia content.
Callum Isaac and Kyle Withington win £1000 enterprise prize for their video animation and design company
Knotwork launched in 2018 and already have a 95% referral and repeat business rate from their clients across the UK, the Netherlands and the Isle of Man.