Richard Milligan

Job title
01326 255139 Ext: 5139

Richard is an animator and 3D artist with ten years of professional experience. Children's TV features heavily in his CV but his background also covers digital design, video editing, 3D modelling, branding and layout.

Having taught games development for a number of years both in HE and FE, he prides himself on motivating and getting the most out of his students.

A keen artist, musician, writer, explorer, dancer, martial artist, sea-swimmer, surfer, acrobat, photographer and many other things, Richard is renowned for his boundless energy and enthusiasm.


YearQualificationAwarding body
Professional Certificate in Education
Greenwich Univeristy
HND 3D Computer Animation
Swansea Metropolitan University

Research interests

Research interests and expertise

Primarily focused around expressing character through animation, Richard is currently looking into ways of integrating complex animation into analogue control systems such as the HTC Vive.

Research topics

Analogue control systems
Character Animation


Areas of teaching

3d modelling
3d sculpting
character/environmental design
digital painting
media theory
traditional artwork

Courses taught

BA(Hons) Animation & Visual Effects
BA(Hons) Game Development

Professional engagement