About us

Dr. Tim Rudd has a wealth of experience managing and delivering research and development projects, professional development workshops and events in the fields of social science, education and new technologies.

As well as leading Livelab, Tim is also Principal Lecturer and researcher at the University of Brighton. He is researching and publishing work related to education, educational technology, neoliberalism, environmental learning, social justice and alternative pedagogies and discourse.

Tim was previously Senior Researcher at Futurelab, working on and managing a number of innovative projects, publications and other outputs. Prior to that he was Head of Evidence and Research at the British Educational and Communications Technology Agency (Becta), leading and managing a range of high profile national research programmes, projects and events. 

Tim has a doctorate from the University of Bristol. He gained a First Class degree in Applied Social Science. He is also qualified as an Innovations Champion through the Institute of Leadership and Management and recently became a Higher Education Academy Fellow.