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Dr Jonathan Heron - IATL Deputy Director

Jonathan Heron

Jonathan is a Principal Teaching Fellow and Director of Graduate Studies.

In 2017/18 he will be teaching on the following modules:

He established the Student Ensemble in 2009 and Emerge Festival in 2014.

Previously, he was Research Associate in the CAPITAL Centre (with the Royal Shakespeare Company) where he won the Butterworth Award for Teaching Excellence. He is a co-founder of the Samuel Beckett Laboratory (at Trinity College Dublin) and a core member of the AHRC-funded research project Modernism, Medicine and the Embodied Mind. He serves on the Advisory Group for IFSTAL, a HEFCE-funded collaborative project led by Oxford University, and co-convened the International Federation of Theatre Research 'Performance-as-Research' working group (2013-16).

He gave a keynote address at the Academy of Finland in 2016 (Human Mind Research Programme) and has presented at the several international conferences across Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. He regularly publishes within theatre & performance studies, critical pedagogy and the medical humanities. His recent publications include:

Jonathan is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


Jonathan dot Heron at warwick dot ac dot uk


024 761 50530


Senate House