Research & Teaching

Jingan was awarded her PhD in Film Studies from King’s College London in 2020. She also holds a Master of Studies in Creative Writing from Oxford University and a BA in English with Film Studies from King’s College London.

Her first monograph SOHO ON SCREEN was published by Berghahn Books with a foreword by Peter Bradshaw in May 2022. Preorder it here from Amazon or Foyles. She appeared on a special SOHO themed episode of BBC 3 Free Thinking with Dr Matthew Sweet on May 12, 2021.

She is currently a lecturer in Digital Entrepreneurship at King’s College London. In 2022 she was an Associate Lecturer at Birkbeck University and in 2021 she lectured at Brunel University, where she was also the module convenor for Screenwriting. She has also held posts in the Department of Digital Humanities, Department of Film Studies and CMCI at King’s College London. This includes a role at the King’s Libraries/King’s Academy.

She has presented at high-profile, international conferences and is published by numerous journals. Wider engagement includes the Soho on Screen, Soho Bites & Cities in Cinema podcast(s) (now produced by Dom Delargy). In 2020 she created the Cities in Cinema network. 

She is a contributor to the Guardian, Sight and Sound, Nylon Magazine, SCMP Newspaper, LRB, and of course – the Soho Clarion. Once upon a time she was an intern at British Vogue.