Jason is a research astrophysicist and a member of the physics and astronomy teaching team. His teaching focuses on the Foundation Year of the Mathematics, Physics, and Astrophysics degree programmes (where he is a module tutor and Year Tutor). He also teaches on the distance learning astronomy degree. Jason's research interests include star formation in nearby clouds and galaxies. He supervises students at BSc (Hons), Masters, and PhD level working on projects within those areas.