Senior Lecturer in Creative & Cultural Industries Management
School of Arts, English & Languages
Ali is a Senior Lecturer and head of Arts Management and Cultural Policy at Queen’s University Belfast. She researches and publishes on decision-making, ethics, leadership and labour in contemporary cultural production. She has over 25 years’ experience as a multi-arts producer, programmer and consultant. She continues to pursue collaborative, useful and practice-informed research activities and is regularly called upon as an advisor, particularly supporting arts and cultural policy bodies, festivals and working with cultural companies to develop strategies and change management.