Hi there 👋 I’m Callum (he/him)
I am a: computer scientist, NLP & digital humanities PhD researcher, stage technician, graphic designer, and student activist. From Sheffield, UK. Interested in natural language processing, data science, machine learning, linguistics, web accessibility, technical theatre, and publicity design (it’s a lot I know). Currently researching neural methods for 19th century crime journalism parsing.
- 🎓 PhD in Digital Humanities @ The University of Sheffield
- ✒ Head of Design @ Forge Media, University of Sheffield Student’s Union
- 🎛 Senior Crew Member @ Technical Services Committee, University of Sheffield Student’s Union
- 🏳️🌈 Publicity Design Officer @ LGBT+ Committee, University of Sheffield Student’s Union
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📫 How to reach me
Primarily working in JS and Ruby, proficient in Python and C#, learning Kotlin. Interested in web development and accessible UI design (HTML5, CSS/SCSS, ES6). Previous projects include working on listener analytics dashboards and website rebranding for Forge Radio.
PhD researcher in neural methods for information extraction and entity linkage in 19th century London crime records (newspaper OCR and Old Bailey records) at The University of Sheffield. Research interests include natural language processing, machine learning, and big data.
🎛 Stage work
Trained in stage rigging, light rigging, light console programming and operation, video wall and projection mapping in Resolume Arena. Experience in both live gig and club night environments, and pre-programmed stage performance environments.
✒ Graphic Design
Graphic design officer for Sheffield SU LGBT+ committee, working on branding, print media, and club night asset production. Head of design for Forge Radio.