Dr. Fiona Ross

Dr Fiona Ross specialises in non-Latin type design and typography, having a background in languages with a PhD in Indian Palaeography (soas). From 1978 to 1989 she worked for Linotype Limited (uk), with responsibility for the design of their non-Latin fonts and typesetting schemes. Since 1989 she has worked as a consultant, author, lecturer, and type designer; her recent work as a designer has been in collaboration with Tim Holloway and John Hudson (as Associate Designer at Tiro Typeworks). In 2003 Fiona joined (part-time) the Department of Typography and Graphic Communication at the University of Reading (uk), where she is an Associate Professor in Non-Latin Type Design and Curator of the Department's Non-Latin Type Collection.

Stroud, UK
University of Reading, UK