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Oliver Cox

Oliver Cox

Heritage Engagement Fellow at the University of Oxford

Dr Oliver Cox is Heritage Engagement Fellow at the University of Oxford where he leads a team dedicated to creating mutually beneficial partnerships between Oxford’s students, academics and the UK and international heritage and creative industries sector. He is co-lead of the Oxford University Heritage Network and part of the team delivering the university’s strategic partnership with the National Trust (awarded Knowledge Exchange Partnership of the Year by PraxisAuril in 2019).

An eighteenth-century historian by training, Oliver works with a range of industry partners to develop and deliver innovative projects that combine world-leading academic research with the insights, expertise, places and spaces of the heritage and creative industries sector. He is Humanities Innovation Champion for Oxford University Innovation and part of the teaching faculty at the Said Business School for Oxford Cultural Leaders and the Oxford Strategic Leadership Programme.

Outside of Oxford, Oliver is an Associate with Thompson Harrison and Oxford Cultural Associates, working at the intersection between historical research and its application in cultural and commercial contexts. He chairs The Heritage Alliance’s Digital, Learning and Skills Advisory Group and the Campaigns and Advocacy Sub-Committee for the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain; is a Council Member of the Oxfordshire Record Society, Heritage Officer for the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (BSECS) and a Governor of Compton Verney House Trust. He sits on the Heritage 2020 ‘Helping Things To Happen’ Working Group, the Education and Publications Committee of The Gardens Trust, and Arts Council England’s Designation Panel.

Research Fellows

‚ÄčPhilip Schlesinger

Professor at the Centre for Cultural Policy Research and CREATe, Centre for Regulation of the Creati…

Candace Jones - Creative PEC
Candace Jones

Chair of Global Creative Enterprise at the University of Edinburgh Business School

Gillian Doyle

Professor of Media Economics at the University of Glasgow and Director of the Centre for Cultural Po…

Max Nathan

Associate Professor, Applied Urban Sciences, UCL

Abi Gilmore - Creative PEC
Abigail Gilmore

UKRI Policy Fellow on Cultural Placemaking and Levelling Up with Department for Culture Media and Sp…

‚ÄčNeil Lee

Professor in Economic Geography at London School of Economics

Jenny Kidd

Senior Lecturer in the School of Journalism, Media and Culture at Cardiff University

Roberto Camerani - Creative PEC
‚ÄčRoberto Camerani

Senior Lecturer in the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussex Business School

Bartolomeo Meletti - Creative PEC
Bartolomeo Meletti

Creative Director for CREATe at the University of Glasgow

Monica Masucci - Creative PEC
Monica Masucci

Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Entrepreneurship in the Department of Strategy and Marketing at the …

Bruce Tether - Creative PEC
Bruce Tether

Professor of Innovation Management and Strategy at the Alliance Manchester Business School

Stuart Allan
Stuart Allan

Professor and Head of the School of Journalism, Media and Culture at Cardiff University

professor Martin Kretschmer speaking at conference
Martin Kretschmer

Professor of Intellectual Property Law at the University of Glasgow, and Director of CREATe

Frank Lyons
Frank Lyons

Dean of Research and Impact in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Ulster University

Hyojung Sun

Lecturer in the Business of the Creative and Cultural Industries, School of Arts and Creative Techno…

Salvatore Di Novo

Lecturer in Culture, Media and Creative Industries at King's College London

Patrizia Casadei
Patrizia Casadei

Senior Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Geography and Environment of the London School o…

Kristofer Erickson

Professor of Social Data Science and Deputy Director for CREATE 

Trine Bille

Full Professor, PhD Department of Business Humanities and Law, Copenhagen Business School Trine rece…

Tom Campbell

Consultant and BOP Associate Tom Campbell is a consultant and BOP Associate. Until recently he was H…


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