Mr David McLellan

Mr David McLellan

School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)



  • Research Assistant
  • PhD Candidate - Performing Arts and Robotics (2017 - present)


  • Professional Development in Academic Practice (ITL) - University of Plymouth (2018)
  • MA Interactive Media - University of the Arts London (2010)
  • BSc Architecture - University of East London (2003)

Professional membership

  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Member of AISB (The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour)
  • Member of TaPRA (Theatre and Performance Research Association)
  • a-n: The Artist Information Network



Grants & contracts

  • Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Student Development Fund. £490 awarded to present at the Performing Robots Conference: Dialogues Between Theatre and Robotics, Utrecht University, Netherlands, May 2019.
  • Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) / National Productivity and Investment Fund (NPIF) 3-year Doctoral Research Training Fund Stipendiary, 2017 - 2020.
  • Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) 1-year Postgraduate Studentship, 2009 - 2010.