Research and Art Projects: 2014-16 Researcher 'Speaking Out of Place', researching East Village E20, with Phil Cohen, Living Maps. Interviewing, visual and ethnographic methods. 2015 Research Assistant: Process Evaluation Online Maths Tuition in schools Sussex University - design research instruments; conduct interviews & focus groups; analysis; report writing. 2009-2013 Researcher, PhD: 'Moving on? Experiences of Social Mobility in a Mixed-class North London Neighbourhood'. Dept. Geog, University of Sussex. ESRC funded. 2012 Workshop Assistant, photographer, interviewer "Seen and Heard' with artist Matt Small, young people (Single Person's Homeless Project). 2006-2008 Researcher: ‘Newtown Neighbourhood Project', working with housed Gypsy-travellers. Real Strategies Ltd, West Kent Extra & Goldsmiths University of London. http://www.gold.ac.uk/media/NewtownNAP-web.pdf 2007 Researcher: ‘Learning from Experience’ : Sustainable communities. BURA/SEEDA. Interview, ethnographic. 2007 Researcher: ‘Beyond the Numbers Game’: Roma filmmakers. Evaluation strategy for media-based youth social interventions. Goldsmiths University of London. http://www.inclusionthroughmedia.org/ITM%20Evaluation/BTNG_Report.pdf 2006 Contributor to ‘Mapping Britain’s Needs’ report, The Young Foundation, London. 2006 Researcher: stop and search. Real Strategies Ltd for Community Police Consultative Group. 2005 Workshop Leader: ‘Self-Portrait’ participative photo project , Hoxton Hall & Standpoint Gallery, London. 2004Researcher: ‘Hyde Sports Inquiry’: identifying barriers for young people’s access to leisure facilities. Goldsmiths, University of London. http://www.gold.ac.uk/media/hyde-sport.pdf 2004 Researcher: evaluation of Sure Start Woolwich, services to BME & white British families. Goldsmiths University of London. 2004Researcher: Evaluation of Sure Start West Peckham, Goldsmiths University of London. 2004 Project Leader: ‘Self-Portrait’ participative film project with young offenders at HMP Bullwood Hall. With filmmaker Bunny Schendler. https://vimeo.com/32753898 2004 Project Leader: photo-Reminiscence project, London: participative project with elderly people. 2002 Workshop Leader: photography with young refugees, Photovoice, East London. 2002Researcher/writer: market trends ethical goods. The New Economic Foundation & Co-operative Bank , London.
Publications Humphry, D (2016 forthcoming), 'Rapid response to the London’s Housing Crisis and its Activisms Conference, associated with CITY’s Special Feature edited by Paul Watt and Anna Minton, commissioned by CITY journal to celebrate and advance twenty years of research, publication and action', CITY Vol 20 (3) May 2016 Humphry, D (2016 forthcoming).‘The Best New Place to Live? Representing the Olympic Legacy in East Village E20, in The Hollow Crown, eds Cohen, P & Watt, P. Palgrave. Humphry, D,(2013) 'Inside Out: A Visual Investigation of Belonging in a North London Neighbourhood’, in Home: International Perspectives on Culture, Identity, and Belonging, Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, Frankfurt am Main, Bern, Brussels, New York, Oxford, Warsaw, Wien, eds Margarethe Kusenbach, Krista E. Paulsen Gidey B, Rooke A, Lelliott S, Humphry D, (2008) 'The Newtown Neighbourhood Project Final Report’, West Kent Extra, Goldsmiths University of London. Humphry, D, 'Learning from Experience', (2007), BURA/SEEDA, case studies of sustainable community projects. Rooke A, Gidley B, Shukra K, Humphry D (2005), 'No Ball Games Here: The Hyde Sports Inquiry Report', CUCR Goldsmiths University of London http://www.gold.ac.uk/media/hyde-sport.pdf Humphry, D (2004), Photography - Direction in Art series, Harcourt Education, Heinemann, Oxford.
Photography Exhibition Venues include: Sussex University (solo), The Royal Festival Hall London, The National Portrait Gallery London, The Watershed Bristol (solo), The Royal Photographic Society Bath, Tacheles Kunsthof Berlin, The Flaxman Gallery Staffs, The Lux Cinema London (solo), The Tricycle Theatre Gallery London (solo), Kingsgate Gallery London, Chisenhale Dance Space London (solo).
Academic Presentations 2013 'Social Mixing, Social Capital and Social Mobility in a Mixed-class Inner London Neighbourhood: a qualitative study using photographic methods'. RC21, International Sociological Association. Annual conference, 'Resourceful Cities' , Berlin. 2012 'Mobility and Security: housing insecurity and class', Royal Geographic Society Annual International Conference, University of Edinburgh, 'Class and the City' stream. 2011 'The Housing Crisis': Birkbeck University of London. 'Insecurity of Housing'. 2011: 'Londonicity': 'All Mixed Up: a critique of social mixing in a North London locality', The Institute of Education, London. 2011 'Housing in Hard Times: Class, Poverty and Social Exclusion': Housing Studies Association Conference, University of York. 'Mobility and Security: audio-visual ethnographic study of housing and class inequalities in a London locality’ http://www.york.ac.uk/inst/chp/hsa/spring11/PAPERS&PRESENTATIONS/HumphrySHA11paper.pdf 2008 'Working with Gypsies and Travellers in Neighbourhoods' Conference, Goldsmiths University of London: 'Working with People of Gypsy and Traveller Origin' 2005 'Inventing Methodologies' conference: Inter-disciplinary practice-based research, Goldsmiths University of London: 'Hyde sports Inquiry: participatory methodology (with Alison Rooke).
Lecturer, Educator University of Sussex; City University, London; Birkbeck University of London; University of Surrey; Westminster Kingsway College; City Lit Adult Education London; St Albans Art College; HMO Bullwood Hall Young Offenders Institute; Gospel Oak Primary school; various community projects and places.
Academic and training: 2009-2014 PhD University of Sussex. ‘Moving on? : Experiences of social mobility in a Mixed-class North London Neigbourhood (geog). ESRC-funded, completed to deadline, no corrections. Supervisors: Ben Rogaly and Katie Walsh. Examiners: Tom Slater, Rachel Thomson. 2008 MSc Social Research Methods, University of Sussex - Distinction 2005 MA Photography & Urban Cultures, Goldsmiths University of London - Distinction C&G 7303 stage 2 teacher training certificate. PG Certificate Gender Studies, Middlesex University. BA hons degree English Literature, University of Stirling