Dr Naomi Jacobs
Naomi is a Senior Research Associate in ImaginationLancaster. Her general research interests include knowledge exchange, interdisciplinarity, and experimental psychology; the latter area being the field of her PhD which looked at the role of hand gestures in conversational speech.
She is currently working as part of The Creative Exchange, a £4 million AHRC Knowledge Exchange Hub in the Creative Economy, facilitating engagement between arts and humanities academics, and professionals and businesses in the creative economy.
Before joining Lancaster University, Naomi was Project-Co-ordinator for an EPSRC funded ‘Bridging the Gaps’ project to facilitate interdisciplinary research.