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Dr Paul Johnson

Administrator (Data and Information)


Paul works as an information and administration assistant at the Innovations Centre, working within Research Services, and the Performance, Policy and Impact team, as well as additionally helping Innovation, Impact and Business (IIB) and the Impact and Engaged Research Network.

Paul’s work involves updating data and information for these teams, including the use of T4, iEngage and PAC systems, and working with a range of software that includes Excel and MS Word.


Paul began working at the Exeter University in July 2016.

Prior to this Paul worked within various retail sectors, engaging in customer service and as an administration assistant in the civil service. More recently, he worked as a lecturer in Film and Video, teaching FE and HE students.

Paul graduated in Film Studies from Southampton Solent in 1998 and undertook an MA in Film at the University of Exeter, graduating in 2007. He subsequently completed his PhD at Exeter in 2012, which explored visual effects and compositing.

He continues to undertake research in the field of Film Studies, particularly exploring the area of visual effects and their impact on cinema.

Paul also holds a PGCE and is an Associate fellow of the HEA.

Contact details

Telephone 01392 724329
Building Innovation Centre Phase Two
Address Research Services
University of Exeter
Rennes Drive
Days worked Monday to Friday