16 May Peter Vistisen (PhD)
Peter Vistisen, PhD, is Assistant professor at Aalborg University, at the Department of Communication & Psychology. In his research, Peter studies the use of animation as a functional design medium to be used both to facilitate better communication of complex information, as well as a tool to ’sketch’ new ideas. His passion is to help and support the field of animation to use their amazing skills in creating more informed and critical audiences across sectors. During the past 7 years, Peter has been teaching and supervising bachelor and master students at Aalborg University, and various University Colleges in Denmark. Further he has disseminated consulted, based on his research, for both academic institutions and industry stakeholders.
Furthermore, Peter is a member of the Sci-Vi steering committee, as well as a member of the advisory board on Viborg Municipality’s Animation Strategy.