Dr Nixon is Assistant Professor in the New Media Technology group at the MODUL University Vienna since 1st June 2014. He joined the group in October 2013 and is active in research, teaching and academic support. He is workpackage leader in the EU project InVID and was responsible for the EU projects LinkedTV (www.linkedtv.eu) - as Scientific Coordinator - and MediaMixer (www.mediamixer.eu) - as Project Coordinator. He also teaches (BBA/BSc, PhD, MBA) and works on acquiring new research projects. His research domain is the analysis and description of online media and the use of this description in the organisation and presentation of media assets, with a focus on enhancing media value for tourism organisations ("Visual Destination Image"), newsrooms and journalists (video verification), and for broadcasters (Linked Television, TV Intelligence).
MBA specialisation module "Media Asset Management and Utilisation"
PhD course "Knowledge Extraction and Verification from News and Social Media"
Bachelors' Courses (BBA/BSc)
New Media and E-Business Applications
Web Information Systems
Masters' Course (MSc in International Management)