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Dr Shaun Britton

Lecturer, Film and Animation
Doctor of Philosophy, Swinburne, Australia; Master of Design, Swinburne, Australia; Bachelor of Education, UniSA, Australia

Biography

Shaun is a character designer and animator with years of international experience, including senior design positions at Walt Disney and Warner Bros. His research topics include design for disability and non-traditional design critiques.

Research interests

critical design; disability; impairment; game development; character design

Fields of Research

  • Screen And Digital Media - 360500

Teaching areas

animation;character design;game design;environment design

Awards

  • 2020, Swinburne, Dean, International Award for: Excellence in International Engagement, Swinburne University
  • 2014, International, Most Innovative Game Award: Snip & Chu iPad game, Casual Connect Asia (Singapore)
  • 2010, Swinburne, Vice-Chancellor's Award for excellence in teaching: Work-Integrated Learning, Swinburne University
  • 2010, National, Red Dot Communication Design Award: for Mission H20., Red Dot Design Awards
  • 2010, National, Red Dot Communication Design Award: for Mission CO2, Red Dot Design Awards
  • 2010, National, Premier’s Design Award: for WhizKid Games, Premier's Design Awards
  • 2010, National, Create Desktop Award (Short-listed): Snip & Chu graphic novel, Niche Media
  • 2008, National, Premier’s Design Award - Cultural Multimedia Design: for Mission H2O, Premier's Design Awards
  • 2007, Swinburne, Vice-Chancellor's Award for excellence in teaching: Community engagement, Swinburne University

Professional memberships

  • 2020 (current): Reviewer, Consultant for Brimbank council, Australia
  • 2020 (current): Reviewer, Disability and Rehabilitation (Assistive Technology) journal, United Kingdom

Publications

Also published as: Britton, Shaun; Britton, S.
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2018: Flipping high risk healthcare: A design-led service blueprint for surgical pathways *; Stryker_PT

* Chief Investigator


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