Gavin Allanwood

Gavin Allanwood

Senior Lecturer

School of Journalism, Media and Performance

Media Factory, ME016

+44 (0) 1772 89 3244

Subject Areas: Media Technology

Gavin leads the BSc (Hons) Web Design & Development degree at UCLan. Following a successful media career based in London he began teaching in 1991 and now combines professional practice with teaching, writing and research. He is currently leading a project involving innovation in television coverage of football with an international broadcaster. He delivers a Level 6 module in User Experience Design and this is supported by a book co-written with Peter Beare and published by Bloomsbury in 2014.


MA Multimedia Arts
Liverpool John Moores University, 2000

B.Ed Teaching & Curriculum
Lancaster University , 1991

Membership of professional and learned bodies


Research Activities

PhD Research Study: ‘Application of Communication Technology for the Visualisation of Temporal Information'


Principal Investigator for the LIVEfield Project

Teaching activities and responsibilities

Senior Lecturer & Course Leader for BSc Hons Web Design & Development