Martin Zeller-Jacques

Lecturer in Film and Media at Queen Margaret University

Martin joined QMU as a lecturer in Film and Media in 2013, having completed his PhD in Film and Television Studies, and a two-year full-time teaching fellowship at the University of York. In addition to his thesis, entitled Seriality and Closure in Contemporary American Television Drama, he maintains active research interests around gender and sexuality, as well as adaptation studies. He has also organised research events on Television Narrative and Public Service Broadcasting.

Martin has written about film, television and popular culture for Popmatters, The Big Picture Online and Alternate Takes. His work has also appeared in 'World Film Locations: Los Angeles' and several volumes of 'The Directory of World Cinema', published by Intellect.


  • 2013–present
    Lecturer in Film and Media, Queen Margaret University
  • 2011–2013
    Teaching Fellow in Film and Television Studies, University of York


  • 2012 
    University of York, PhD in Film and Television Studies

Contact Martin for

  • General
  • Media request
  • Speaking request
  • Consulting / Advising
  • Research collaboration
  • Research supervision