- PhD, Education (Candidate);
- MSc, Sociology (exp. 2021);
- MA, Cultural Studies;
- BA, Media and Communications;
- HND, Media;
- Dip, Marketing;
- Cert, Computer Art;
- Cert, Administration;
- Cert, Management.
Transdisciplinary academic at the intersection of Sociology, Media, Design, and Cultural Studies, with a research emphasis on Higher Education, Digital Cultures, and Alternative Media.
International and Comparative Education Research Group, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Higher Education Academy
Ministry of Community Development, Culture, and the Arts of Trinidad and Tobago
Mentoring by the Masters - Enterprise of the Arts Fellowship
College of Science Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago
Quality Assurance Award (Marketing Department), 2011
Employee of the Quarter (July – September), 2010
Jonathan possesses over 17 years’ collective experience in the creative industries and higher education respectively. He is a Visiting Fellow of the International and Comparative Education Research Group with the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (ICE-UBD) and also holds an Associate Fellowship with the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA). Jonathan also holds membership with Design Objective (DO), the International Communication Association (ICA), and the Media, Communications & Cultural Studies Association (MeCCSA). At present, he develops and coordinates the delivery of communication literacies and research skills, for courses in cultural studies, communication and design theory, in addition to practical digital media skills.
His work over the years has allowed him to engage and collaborate with students, academics, industry experts, and institutions such as the Caribbean Fashion and Arts Feature Festival, the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago, Design Objective, the Inter-American Development Bank, the University of Sunderland, the London College for Design and Fashion, Pearson Education, VietTESOL, Hồ Chí Minh City University of Technology and Education, Common Ground Research Networks, IGI Global, and the Design Research Society.