Culture and Creativity Research Institute

Culture and Creativity Research Institute

The Culture and Creativity Research Institute (CCRI) is the home of arts and humanities research, innovation and enterprise. It hosts an interdisciplinary community of established practitioners, world-leading academics, and dynamic research students.

The institute provides leadership for research that engages critically with contemporary societal and global challenges through the deployment of practice-led and culturally critical enquiries and methodologies.

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David Cotterrell

Director of Research Institute

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Jennifer Hill

Research Institute Manager

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Amy Carter Gordon

Research Institute Innovation Manager

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