Lincoln School of Film & Media
College of Arts
Dr. Conohar Scott is a lecturer in photographic theory and a practicing artist at the School of Media & Film, University of Lincoln. Dr. Scott’s research interests include exploring the representation of environmental despoliation in photography, and the application of art as a tool for environmental advocacy. As part of his artistic practice, Dr. Scott founded the collective Environmental Resistance (environmentalresistance.org), which is an artist-led collective that is comprised of a number of specialists in environmental science, photography, translation studies, anthropology and graphic design. The purpose of the collective is to raise awareness of industrial pollution and campaign for environmental remediation. Dr Scott is currently writing a monograph for Bloomsbury Press on the subject of: 'Photography and Environmental Activism', and is an external examiner for the Photography BA (Hons.) course at Edinburgh Napier University. Dr Scott is particularly interested in supervising PhD students who are interested in the intersections between photography, environmentalism, activism and environmental science.
Module co-ordinator for Level 2 and 3 contextual studies modules on the BA Photography programme. Tutor on the MA Photography course.
Photographic Theory, Photography, Environmental Art & Politics.
External Examiner Edinburgh Napier University, Photography BA (Hons.)