Shaun Featherstone is currently your First Year Studies Coordinator at the School of Animation & Visual Effects, where he has taught since 2003. His own area of expertise is Animation Preproduction and Storyboarding, working in his native England as a freelancer for many years.
Alongside this, Shaun was co-director and founder of the Animex International Festival of Animation & Games in the UK. Here at AAU, Shaun is the student lead for both History of Animation and History of VFX, where students enjoy an exciting take on their contextual studies. Shaun also oversees the wider program of studies in the First Year, working directly with undergraduates to hone their career path from day one.