Allan Boughey

Allan Boughey

Allan Boughey

Lecturer

Biography

Allan worked as a newspaper and digital journalist for over 20 years and has edited magazines and worked as a PR account manager.
Allan is also a qualified Magistrate, having served on the Teesside bench from 2007 to 2012.
He began his teaching career at Teesside University in the Business School and also worked in the School of Arts.

Esteem

Advisory panels and expert committees/witness

  • Gave evidence to Edinburgh Council as part of its inquiry into the validity and future importance of the UK journalism media (March 2015)

 

Public Engagement Activity

  • Organised “Journalism information” event April 2015 for all journalism students
  • Numerous student engagement events organised with Scottish Rugby, Hibernian FC, Lyceum Theatre, Talbot-Rice Gallery, Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh Council, Scottish High Court

 

Media Activity

  • The new pop art”, The Conversation, March 2015.

 

Invited Speaker

  • “The Victorian Barmaid”, Communities of Communication II, Edinburgh University September 2015

 

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