Curriculum Vitae


  • 2012 – 2020: The Open University, BSc Natural Sciences (Astronomy and Planetary Science), In Progress
  • 2006 – 2009: University of Leicester, BSc Computer Science, First Class Honours

Conference Presentations

  • Large-Scale Citizen Science with the Zooniverse, Petabytes to Science/Data Inclusion Revolution, Cambridge, MA, 2019
  • Zooniverse Project Building Tutorial, Petabytes to Science/Data Inclusion Revolution, Cambridge, MA, 2019
  • Building the Zooniverse into Your Pipeline, Hotwiring the Transient Universe, Northwestern University, 2019
  • Easier Development and Reproducibility With Docker, Wetton Workshop: Planning for Surprises – Data Driven Discovery in the era of Large Data, University of Oxford, UK, 2018
  • Building the Zooniverse Platform, Defining Principles For Mobile Apps and Platforms Development in Citizen Science, Gothenburg University, Sweden, 2017
  • The Zooniverse Community, Participatory Engagement Master Class, Maynooth University, Ireland, 2017

Academic Publications

See Academic Publications for a full list of publications, including those where my contributions were only minor.

Other Publications

  • We Are All Stardust, New Principia, Issue 1, 2019
  • Randomize Your GNOME Wallpaper (contributed article), Linux Desktop Hacks, Jono Bacon & Nicholas Petreley, O’Reilly Media, 2005, ISBN 978-0596009113

Professional Experience

  • 2014 – Present: University of Oxford, Zooniverse Infrastructure Engineer
  • 2011 – 2014: Rock Kitchen Harris, Web Developer
  • 2002 – Present: Valcato Hosting, Director