Su-Lynn Tan is currently Acting Course Leader of BA (Hons) Animation and Lecturer in Animation – Drawn Animation and Film Language at London College of Communication.
As an Academic, Su-Lynn is an experienced course tutor at UAL and specialises in animation skills and film language, which she teaches through workshops and lectures. She is particularly interested in helping students to develop skills in storytelling and visual narrative, which informs her research practice. Her published research includes Emotions and interactions around sketchbooks and current research interests are in the animated short story.
Su-Lynn’s research paper Emotions and interactions around sketchbooks is published in Austerlitz, N. (2008) Unspoken interactions: Exploring the unspoken dimension of learning and teaching in creative subjects. London: Centre for Learning and Teaching in Art and Design, University of the Arts London. pp. 121-138.