Phillip Vaughan

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Course Director (MSc Animation & VFX)

Bio

Biography

I am a Senior Lecturer, Programme Director and Practitioner with 22+ years experience. Over the course of my professional career, I worked on productions with the BBC, Sony, DC Comics, Warner Bros, EIDOS, Jim Henson and Bear Grylls. I have been responsible for the implementation, production and teaching of highly specialised 2D & 3D animation and visual effects techniques, and I have credits on published work such as Braveheart, Jim Henson’s Farscape, Star Trek, Wallace and Gromit, Teletubbies, Tom & Jerry, Commando and Superman, as well various original IP’s. I have sat as juror for Scottish BAFTA and I am the Art Director of Dundee Comics Creative Space.

Publications

Interview with Dave Gibbons, co-creator of Watchmen
5/2019
Research Output: Contribution To Book Anthology > Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Close to the Heart
11/2018
Research Output: Book Anthology > Book

Let's Talk About Suicide
10/2018
Research Output: Book Anthology > Book

The Gift : Transforming Lives through Organ Donation
8/2018
Research Output: Book Anthology > Book

Reading Words and Images : Factors Influencing Eye Movements in Comic Reading
5/2018
Research Output: Contribution To Book Anthology > Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein : The Dundee Edition
/2018
Research Output: Book Anthology > Book

‘No Cricket Strips Here!’ An Interview with Dez Skinn
7/2017, Studies in Comics
Research Output: Contribution To Journal > Article

Ian Kennedy Artist Interview
4/2013, Studies in Comics
Research Output: Contribution To Journal > Article

Cognitive prostheses : findings from attempts to model some aspects of cognition
/2011
Research Output: Contribution To Book Anthology > Conference contribution

LIM Games (Living in the Moment)
3/2010
Research Output: Non Textual > Software

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Activities

The Comics Arts Conference

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

The International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

The Comics Arts Conference

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

San Diego Comic Con

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

Comics - Engage Dundee 2014

Phillip Vaughan (Presenter)
6 May 2014

Activity: Other activity typesSchools engagement

Activity Type: Other Activity

The Comics Arts Conference

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

History of Comics in Dundee - Engage Dundee 2013

Phillip Vaughan (Presenter)
15 May 2013

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Activity Type: Other Activity

Anthology (Journal)

Phillip Vaughan (Editorial board member)
2011 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Activity Type: Editorial Work

4th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction 2007

Phillip Vaughan (Participant)
27 Jul 2007

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

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