Support Teams

Administrative Support

Postgraduate Taught Office

  • Lucy Gaunt – Head of Postgraduate Programmes
  • Lauren Ayre – Senior Postgraduate Administrator
  • Chloé Culross – Postgraduate Administrator
  • Bethan Walters- Postgraduate Administrator
  • Piet Schalken – Postgraduate Administrative Assistant

For any questions you have before you join us in September, our Student Recruitment Assistant ( will be your first point of contact. They deal with everything from dealing with your enquiries to showing you around the campus should you visit us before September.  Once you have arrived and matriculated, your first points of contact will be Lauren, Chloe, Bethan and Piet. They are the on-campus team and will deal with your day-to-day queries such as marking, timetables, courses, etc.

Academic Support

Professor Stephen Tierney, Director of Postgraduate Taught Studies (2021/22) –

Programme Directors 2021/22