Chris joined City in September 2014 as Publications Officer, a role that included editorship of the University’s alumni publication City Magazine. He was appointed Senior Communications Officer for the School of Arts & Social Sciences in February 2019. He is an alumnus of the School (PGDip Periodical Journalism, 2003) and subsequently spent 11 years as a journalist. He was editor of business magazines including Host City and Gambling Insider as well as the consumer title Gambling Online Magazine. He has also freelanced as a football feature writer for Champions and When Saturday Comes.