Biochemical Engineering


Professional Services

Professional Services consists of three teams

  • Admissions & Progression
    Everything to do with recruiting students, supporting their life as a student and following them as alumni. This function also includes the administration of our extensive CPD provision.
  • Finance & Procurement
    Everything to do with budgets, grant and bid income, tracking income and expenditure, laboratory stock provision and fulfilling orders via e-procurement system.
  • Office Support
    Everything that can be classed as routine administrative support work support as well as PA support to the Head of Department.

For more information about academic responsibilities please visit our Contacts page for more information

Name & Title Contact Details Responsible For
Anne Wilson
Department Manager
020 7679 9602
  • Support for Head of Department
  • Financial and HR management.
  • Line management of professional services team
  • Service delivery management
Derrick Abraham
Finance Officer
Finance & Procurement Team
020 7679 9601
  • Budgets and accounts administration
  • Production of management information
  • Research grants administration
  • Monitoring iProcurement
  • Guidance on financial procedures
Elizabeth Cullen
CPD & MSc Programme Co-ordinator
Admissions & Progression Team
020 7679 9619
  • First point of contact for enquiries re MBI training programmes
  • Organisation of the programmes, including promotion,  registration, and financial reporting
  • Administrative support for programme leaders and attendees
Kim Morgan
Outreach Communications Administrative Co-ordinator
Admissions & Progression Team
  • Provision of outreach administrative support
  • Design of departmental publicity materials
  • Departmental webpages maintenance and social media presence
  • Maintenance of student and alumni databases
Hayley Powell
Undergraduate Programme Co-ordinators
Admissions & Progression Team
020 7679 9617
hayley.powell@ucl.ac.uk (Mon-Wed)
  • First point of contact for enquiries relating to undergraduate courses
  • Support for admissions, induction, registration and examinations
  • Organisation of Undergraduate Exam Board.
Imran Sayed
Project Officer and EPSRC Centre Manager
Finance & Procurement Team
020 7679 9600
  • Providing advice and support for research bid submission
  • Managing research collaboration agreements
  • Acting as National Co-ordinator for the EPSRC centre, including marketing, meeting management and document storage.
Jana Small
Admissions & Progressions Manager
Admissions & Progression Team
020 7679 9615
  • First point of contact for admissions to all postgraduate courses
  • Administrative support for postgraduate taught courses
  • Line management Admissions & Progression Team
  • Overall responsibility for  the student lifecycle, including timetabling, induction, coursework submission, examination board support, engagement monitoring, student records and student communication
  • Responsible for maintaining intranet pages
Kate Sym
CDT Manager & Postgraduate Programme Manager
Admissions & Progression Team
020 7679 9614
  • First point of contact for all IDTC matters
  • Maintenance of IDTC website
  • Administration support for EngD and PhD students
  • Organisation of  Postgraduate Exam Board
Paula Thomas
Office Support Manager & PA to Head of Department
Office Support Team
020 7679 9604
  • Provision of PA support to the Head of Department
  • HR administration, including recruitment
  • Travel and accommodation arrangements
  • Responsible for the provision of office services
  • Line management of the Office Support Team
Shanice Thomas
Administration Assistant
Office Support Team
020 7679 9606
  • Provision of administrative support to staff and students
  • Ordering office supplies
  • Maintenance of databases
  • Help with recording coursework submission