Doris Ruth Eikhof

Doris is Deputy Director of the CAMEo Research Institute for Cultural and Media Economies and Associate Professor at the University of Leicester School of Business. She has worked and published extensively on careers and employment of cultural workers, focusing in particular on career management, self-entrepreneurship and workforce diversity and how they interlink, e.g., with cultural organisations’ business models and cultural policy. Since 2009 she has led 14 funded research projects including a large multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional research consortium for the Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture in Scotland funded by the AHRC, Nesta and Creative Scotland, and contract research included projects for, e.g., the British Film Institute and Creative Scotland