John Dixon is a computer science researcher, software developer, software engineer and lecturer. He is particularly interested in forming working partnerships with other institutions, businesses, public bodies and individuals.
His current lecturing work at the University of Hull is conducted across undergraduate, Masters and PhD levels, and encompasses lecturing, support, mentoring and scholarship.
John specialises in the areas of networking, connected services and distributed systems, with particular expertise in C# and .NET.
In addition to teaching John works closely with academic, business and industry professionals, managing relationships, contracts, service agreements and intellectual property/non-disclosure agreements for multi-discipline projects. These concern a number of different types of affiliation, including Knowledge Transfer (e.g. KTPs), collaborative research and development, academic partnership and commercial design, development and delivery.