Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication


Dr Joanne Armitage

Teaching Fellow in Digital Media

0113 343 9946

Clothworkers' Building North, Room G23.c

Office hours: Tuesday 12:00–13:00

BSc, PhD

Research Interests

  • Digital methods
  • Gender and computing
  • Live coding and computer music
  • Physical computing and hardware hacking
  • Sensory media



  • COMM2700 Working in Digital Media
  • COMM5660 MA Dissertation
  • COMM5780 Digital Practices


  • COMM5725 Media Production Skills
  • COMM5770 New Media Independent Project


Research Projects & Grants

UK Digital Economy Crucible, selected participant (June 2018)

Daphne Oram Award for Digital Innovation, British Science Association (September 2017)

Music and Letters Award, Oxford Journals (July 2015)

Best Paper Prize (PhD), Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research, Plymouth (2015)

Sound and Music, Francis Chagrin Award (May 2014)

University Research Scholarship, University of Leeds (2012-15)

Best Paper Prize, Electronic Visualisation and the Arts, British Computer Society, London (2012)

Research Centres & Groups

Digital Cultures Research Group

Professional Practice




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