Dr Naomi Jacobs

Jacobs
Past Staff Member
Senior Research Associate, The Creative Exchange, September 2012 to December 2016
Knowledge Exchange, Digital Public Space

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 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.

 

Updates and Outcomes

MPs briefed on The Creative Exchange

Event1 year, 11 months and 27 days ago
MPs briefed on The Creative Exchange

24th of November 2015

On 24th November The Creative Exchange - a joint project between Lancaster, The Royal College of Art and Newcastle University - held a Parliamentary event exploring the value of creativity in education, artistic practice, industry and local commissioning....Read full update

Creative Exchange TILO Project: Report Published

OutcomeReport
Creative Exchange TILO Project: Report Published

The Digital R&D Fund for the Arts has now published the final report for the MeYouAndUs TILO project, which developed a hybrid display system for Arts and Cultural venues using digital screens situated in the public spaces.  This project was conducted in collaboration with researchers from...More information

Skills in Action – presenting Creative Exchange Superheroes

Skills in Action – presenting Creative Exchange Superheroes

A core strand of the work we do at Creative Exchange is looking how knowledge exchange can be incorporated into the training of doctoral students and early career researchers.

So it was with great pleasure that we (Simon and Naomi) accepted an invitation to represent CX at an event designed...Read full update

Designing a New Design PhD?

OutcomeConference Paper
Designing a New Design PhD?

By Dr. Emma Murphy and Dr. Naomi Jacobs ...More information

Exploring future models of Executive Education in Design Management

Exploring future models of Executive Education in Design Management

Design Management Institute Workshop, by Dr Emma Murphy and Dr Naomi Jacobs

At the recent Design Management Institute Conference in London, Emma Murphy and Naomi Jacobs ran a workshop which explored future models of executive education for designers and design managers. We welcomed 38...Read full update

Creative Lounge Peep Board Tool

Creative Lounge Peep Board Tool

IDEAS for Impact offer support and help design tools for a CX event.

IDEAS for Impact have been offering projects across the university support in their collaborative research activities.  The Creative Exchange were one of the first projects to receive this support for the planning and...Read full update

MPs briefed on The Creative Exchange

Event1 year, 11 months and 27 days ago
MPs briefed on The Creative Exchange

24th of November 2015

On 24th November The Creative Exchange - a joint project between Lancaster, The Royal College of Art and Newcastle University - held a Parliamentary event exploring the value of creativity in education, artistic practice, industry and local commissioning....Read full update

Skills in Action – presenting Creative Exchange Superheroes

Skills in Action – presenting Creative Exchange Superheroes

A core strand of the work we do at Creative Exchange is looking how knowledge exchange can be incorporated into the training of doctoral students and early career researchers.

So it was with great pleasure that we (Simon and Naomi) accepted an invitation to represent CX at an event designed...Read full update

Exploring future models of Executive Education in Design Management

Exploring future models of Executive Education in Design Management

Design Management Institute Workshop, by Dr Emma Murphy and Dr Naomi Jacobs

At the recent Design Management Institute Conference in London, Emma Murphy and Naomi Jacobs ran a workshop which explored future models of executive education for designers and design managers. We welcomed 38...Read full update

Creative Lounge Peep Board Tool

Creative Lounge Peep Board Tool

IDEAS for Impact offer support and help design tools for a CX event.

IDEAS for Impact have been offering projects across the university support in their collaborative research activities.  The Creative Exchange were one of the first projects to receive this support for the planning and...Read full update

Conference Photographs on Flickr

Conference Photographs on Flickr

Many photographs were taken during The Knowledge Exchange Conference.  The best photographs are now available to view on Flickr. ...Read full update

Paper Exchange and Discussions

Paper Exchange and Discussions

Dee Hennessey reflects on the way in which she developed and facilitated a unique and interactive way for the authors to present their conference papers.

My conference session was designed to focus on the academic papers that had been submitted, generate the drivers of the afternoon...Read full update

You can find a list of Naomi Jacobs's publications on the Lancaster University research pages.

Key Projects

Creative ExchangeCreative Exchange Creative Exchange Creating New Contexts for Growth in the Experience Economy