Arran L. Ridley

Arran L. Ridley


I am a PhD Candidate at the School of Media and Communication commencing his research in February 2017. I am working on a White Rose/ESRC funded project entitled 'Measuring Visualisation Engagement'.

Research Experience

2017 - . ESRC White Rose DTC Network Postgraduate Studentship, University of Leeds, Seeing Data: 'Relating to Data Through Visualisation' 2016.

Research Assistant, UNDP & University of Warwick, Visualizing Adaptation Experience


2018: Teaching Assistant, COMM2777 Working in Digital Media Teams, School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds

2016: Sessional Lecturer, IM921 Visualisation, Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies, University of Warwick


2017 -. PGR Representative
2018 -. White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP) Pathway Student Representative (University of Leeds)

Research Groups

Visualisation Network, Digital Cultures Research Group and the Critical Data Studies Group.

Research interests

Big Data, Critical Data Studies, Data Visualisation


  • BA (hons) Animation (University for the Creative Arts)
  • MA Digital Media and Culture (University of Warwick)