I have an MSc in Music Technology, obtained from City University in 2004, as well as an MSc in Architecture, Advanced Environmental and Energy Studies, which I received in 2014 at the Centre for Alternative Technology. My BSc, from North London University (now London Metropolitan), was in Computer Science, which I received in 1998. I have many years experience in IT, having been a UNIX System Administrator, an Audio Programmer in Games, a freelance Programmer, and a Web Developer. I joined Sussex in February 2016 as a PhD. Research Student in the School of Engineering and Informatics.