John Paul Dowling
—is heavily involved in typography, both in his own practice and in education. His work in typographic research, education and as a practitioner has been recognised in various capacities by AtypI, ISTD, SOTA, and TypeCon: Surge, New Orleans 2011 and Capitolized, Washington DC 2014. In October 2015 he will speak at AtypI 2015, São Paulo, Brazil.
He has lectured internationally and is currently a Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design at the University of the West of England, Bristol. He is also Education Director and Board Member of the International Society of Typographic Designers.