Heads of academic departments

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as at 1 August 2016

Department Head From To
FACULTY OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES
Dean of Faculty  Professor Jonathan Wolff
Professor John Mullan
(interim Dean)
01.09.12
01.09.16
31.08.16
tbc
Department of English Language and Literature  Professor Mark Ford (Acting Head)
Professor John Mullan
01.09.15
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.20
School of European Languages, Culture and Society Dr Stephanie Bird 01.09.15 31.08.18
Slade School of Fine Art Professor Susan Collins 01.09.15 31.08.18
Department of Greek and Latin Professor Gesine Manuwald 01.10.12
01.09.17
31.08.17
31.08.20
Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies Professor Sacha Stern 01.10.12 31.08.17
Department of Information Studies Dr Rob Miller 01.01.14
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.18
Department of Philosophy Professor Jose Zalabardo 01.01.14
31.08.18
       
FACULTY OF BRAIN SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty Professor Alan Thompson 01.08.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
Ear Institute Dr Jonathan Gale
Dr Jennifer Linden
(Joint Interim Directors)
01.09.15 31.12.16
Institute of Neurology Professor Michael Hanna 04.01.12
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
Institute of Ophthalmology Professor Philip Luthert
Professor Andrew Dick
01.02.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
Division of Psychiatry  Professor Glyn Lewis 01.05.14 31.08.19
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences Professor David Shanks 01.01.13 31.08.17
       
FACULTY OF THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
Dean of Faculty Professor Alan Penn 01.09.14 31.08.19
The Bartlett Professor Alan Penn 01.09.14 31.08.19
       
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty
Professor Nigel Titchener-Hooker


01.06.16

31.05.21
Department of Biochemical Engineering Professor Gary Lye (Acting)
01.12.15
tbc
Department of Chemical Engineering Professor Marc-Olivier Coppens 01.10.12 31.08.17
Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering Professor Stuart Robson 01.01.14 31.08.18
Department of Computer Science Professor John Shawe-Taylor 01.09.15 31.08.20
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering Professor Alwyn Seeds
Professor Sarah Spurgeon
01.10.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
UCL School of Management
Professor Bert de Reyck 01.09.13 31.08.18
Department of Mechanical Engineering Professor Yiannis Ventikos 01.09.13 31.08.18
Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering Professor Jem Hebden 01.10.13 31.08.18
Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy Dr Jason Blackstock 01.01.16 31.08.18
Department of Security and Crime Science   Professor Richard Wortley  01.09.15 31.08.20 
UCL Australia  Professor Magnus Nyden 04.05.15 31.12.17
       
FACULTY OF LAWS
Dean of Faculty Professor Dame Hazel Genn 01.10.13 31.08.17
       
FACULTY OF LIFE SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty Professor Geraint Rees 01.09.14 31.08.19
Division of Biosciences Professor Frances Brodsky 01.01.14 31.08.18
MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology  Professor Mark Marsh  01.08.13  31.08.18 
School of Pharmacy  Professor Duncan Craig 01.01.13 31.08.17
       
FACULTY OF MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty

Professor Richard Catlow (Acting Dean)

Professor Ivan Parkin

01.07.16

01.10.16
30.09.16

30.09.21
Department of Chemistry Professor Ivan Parkin
Professor Claire Carmalt
01.09.15
01.10.16
31.09.16
31.08.21
Department of Earth Sciences Professor Lars Stixrude 01.09.13 31.08.18
Department of Mathematics Professor Robb McDonald 01.09.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.18
Department of Physics and Astronomy Professor Jon Butterworth 01.09.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.18
Department of Science and Technology Studies Professor Joe Cain 01.09.11 31.08.16
Department of Space and Climate Physics  Professor Alan Smith 01.09.15 31.08.17
Department of Statistical Science Professor Tom Fearn
Professor Richard Chandler
01.09.14
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
       
FACULTY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty Professor Mark Emberton
01.08.15 31.07.20
Cancer Institute Professor Tariq Enver 01.07.14 31.08.19
Eastman Dental Institute Professor Stephen Porter 01.10.13 31.08.16
Division of Infection and Immunity Professor Judy Breuer and Professor Hans Stauss (Co-Directors) 01.10.13 31.08.16
UCL Medical School Professor Deborah Gill 01.04.15 31.08.20
Division of Medicine Professor Raymond MacAllister 01.11.11 31.08.16
Division of Surgery and Interventional Science Professor Vivek Mudera
01.08.15
01.08.16
31.07.16
31.08.21
       
UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION 
Director

Professor Andrew Brown (Acting Director)

Professor Becky Francis

01.01.16

01.07.16
30.06.16

31.08.21
       
FACULTY OF POPULATION HEALTH SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty Professor Graham Hart 01.08.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
Institute of Cardiovascular Science Professor Aroon Hingorani 01.11.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.21
Institute of Child Health Professor Rosalind Smyth 01.10.12 31.08.17
Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology  Professor Max Parmar  01.08.13  31.08.18 
Institute of Epidemiology and Healthcare Professor Andrew Steptoe 01.09.11 31.08.16
Institute for Global Health Professor Ibrahim Abubakar
01.04.16
31.08.21
Institute of Health Informatics  Professor Harry Hemingway 01.08.14 31.08.17
Institute for Women's Health Professor Peter Brocklehurst

Professor Usha Menon and Professor Judith Stephenson (joint interim directors)
01.04.11


01.07.16
30.06.16


tbc
       
FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL SCIENCES
Dean of Faculty Professor Mary Fulbrook 01.09.13 31.08.18
Institute of the Americas   Professor Jonathan Bell 01.09.14 31.08.19
Department of Anthropology  Professor Susanne Kuechler 
Dr Christophe Soligo (interim)
Professor Susanne Kuechler
01.09.15
01.09.17
01.09.18
31.08.17 
31.08.18
31.08.21
Institute of Archaeology Professor Sue Hamilton 01.09.14 31.08.19
Department of Economics Professor Orazio Attanasio 01.09.14 31.08.17
Department of Geography Professor Jon French
Professor Andrew Barry
01.09.11
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.19
Department of History Professor Jason Peacey 01.09.15 31.08.18
Department of History of Art Professor Frederic Schwartz
Dr Alison Wright
01.09.15
01.09.16
31.08.16
31.08.19
Department of Political Science Professor David Coen 01.09.15 31.08.18
       
ACADEMIC UNITS NOT ASSIGNED TO A FACULTY
UCL-Q Dr Sam Evans 18.04.16  31.12.20
Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour  Professor John O'Keefe  01.08.13  31.08.18 
School of Slavonic and East European Studies Professor Jan Kubik 06.01.15 05.01.20

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