London School of Economics and Political Science
Film and Audio Manager
Tom Williams is the film and audio manager at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Tom has been the lead producer of the LSE public events podcast series since its inception in 2006. The long-running podcast is ranked amongst the most popular educational podcasts on iTunes and in 2017 received more than 12 million downloads. More recently Tom has co-produced LSE IQ, a monthly half-hour podcast where LSE academics, and other experts, answer one pressing, intelligent question about economics, politics or society. The LSE IQ podcast – which recently received the 2018 Guardian University award for best marketing and comms campaign – brings together academics from different disciplines, and aims to highlight the relevance of academic research to wider society.