Research

Institute Members

The Creative Industries Research Institute (CIRI) delivers excellent research that makes a significant impact on culture, civil society and the industries themselves. In REF 2014, all our research was deemed to have world–leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*) impact.

Professor Ruth McElroy
RI Director


Ruth McElroy is Professor of Creative Industries. She is Director of the Creative Industries Research Institute and co-director of the Centre for the Study of Media and Culture in Small Nations.