International Advisory Board

Ross Prior

Ross Prior

Professor Ross W. Prior is best known for his work in applied arts and health as founding principal editor of the Journal of Applied Arts and Health, established in 2009 and his book Teaching Actors: Knowledge Transfer in Actor Training (Intellect/University of Chicago Press). In 2015 he was appointed Professor of Learning and Teaching in the Arts in Higher Education at the University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom. He has a record of research surrounding learning and teaching within a range of educational and training settings.

At the time of publication he is a member of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Peer Review College and Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health. His 2018 book Using Art as Research in Learning and Teaching: Multidisciplinary Approaches Across The Arts (Intellect/University of Chicago Press) offers affirming approaches for artist-educator-researchers.

  • Arts & Humanities Research Council
  • The  institue of mental health nottingham
  • National Institute of Health
  • Centre for Advanced Studies
  • The University of Nottingham United Kingdom China Malaysia
  • De Montfort University Leicester
  • OPPNET Basic Behaviour & Social Science Opportunity Network