Faculty Staff

Andrew Huxley Building
Gower St
London WC1E 6BT

Executive Dean

Professor Jonathan Wolff

Email: dean.a-h[@]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 7732 (x37732)

EA: Dania Herrera

Vice-Dean (Research - Publications)

Professor Timothy Mathews

Email: t.mathews[@]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Research - Projects)

Professor Melissa Terras

Email: m.terras[@]ucl.ac.uk

UCL Department of Information Studies

Vice-Dean (Interdisciplinary)

Professor Stephanie Bird


UCL German

Vice-Dean (Enterprise)

Mr Chris Dillon

Email: c.dillon[@]ucl.ac.uk

Department of Information Studies

Vice-Dean (Planning and Education)

Dr Alexander Samson

Email: a.samson[@]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 7121 (x37121)

Research Facilitator

Dr Henriette Bruun

Email: h.bruun[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 7076 (x37076)

Research Manager (Arts & Humanities)

Mr David Beavan

Email: d.beavan@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 3108 4093 (x54093)

  • Proactively engage researchers across the A&H with research opportunities
  • Inspire researchers to pursue new and/or large-scale research questions
  • Assist scholars to gain (externally) funded research projects
  • Provide hands-on support managing and developing proposals
  • Motivate all researchers, particularly those who have not sought funding previously
  • Facilitate collaborations beyond UCL A&H, internally and externally
  • Encourage a more extensive and inclusive research culture
  • Oversee training/seminars on research related activities

Faculty Graduate Tutor

Dr Joy Sleeman

Email: joy.sleeman[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 2332/2313

Joint Faculty Manager

Ms Cathy Brown

Email: cathy.brown[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 1347 (x31347)

  • Leads on all staffing issues for both Faculties, including the training and development of administrative staff in the Faculties.
  • Leads on Estates and space projects; the management of the ESRC and AHRC Doctoral Training Centres; risk registers for both Faculties.
  • Provides strategic support to both Deans as well as working closely with the School Finance Director.

Executive Officer to the Deans

Dania Herrera

Email: d.herrera[@]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 7732 (x37732)

  • Management of Deans’ diaries
  • General office admin and queries
  • Expense, invoice and one-off payment processing
  • Supporting Faculty Manager with Faculty projects, bids and HR

Joint Faculty Tutor

Dr Arne Hofmann

Email: a.hofmann[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 2876 (x32876)

  • Oversight of Learning and Teaching in the Joint Faculties and development and implementation of the Joint Faculty Learning and Teaching Strategy, including agenda setting and acting as formal chair of the Joint Faculty Teaching Committee
  • Representing the Joint Faculties in Learning and Teaching related UCL committees
  • Oversight of assessment as chair of the Joint Faculty Board of Examiners
  • Faculty authority in all student and student casework matters
  • Faculty-level admissions decisions and admissions monitoring

Deputy Joint Faculty Tutor

Dr Helen Matthews

Email: helen.matthews[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 2381 (x32381)

  • Quality Assurance matters, including programme and module proposals and amendments; annual monitoring etc
  • Administrative processes and academic regulations
  • Implementation of Faculty Learning and Teaching Strategy
  • Deputising for Faculty Tutor
  • Joint Faculty Intranet

Faculty Administration & Communications Officer

Mr Sam Stockdale

Email: s.stockdale[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 0077 (x30077)

Student Administration

  • First point of contact for advising current students, academic staff and departments on all matters relating to changes of student status and pastoral care issues that have been escalated to Faculty level (withdrawal and interruption of study, change of programme, attendance problems and student complaints).
  • Manages the administrative functions for students’ changes in registration, pastoral care, examinations and progression.
  • Liaises with Student Loans Company regarding student funding and changes in circumstances.
  • Supports the Faculty Tutor.

Digital Communications

  • Manages Faculty internal communications.
  • Manages Faculty social media channels.
  • Digital communications support (eg. departmental websites, events and analytics).

Joint Faculty Support Officer

Ms Makeba Adero

Email: m.adero@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 3156 (x33156)

  • Secretary to the Joint Faculty Committees
  • Admin support in line with Quality Assurance and the Faculty Learning and Teaching Strategy
  • Admin support for student casework/ student finance issues
  • Admin for scholarships/ bursaries

Marketing & Communications Manager

Ms Catherine Thomson
Tel: +44 20 7679 1350 (x31350)


  • Supports individual departments with marketing and communications
  • Festival of the Arts
  • Joint Faculty Graduate Open Day
  • Joint Faculty Institute of Graduate Studies (JFIGS) including marketing and finance
  • Strategic development of marketing for the Faculties, including recruitment videos and social media

Digital Communications Officer

Ms Joanne Harris

Email: j.harris@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 

  • Develops, implements and delivers digital communications strategy
  • Supports departments in building their external media presence through digital communications channels
  • Ensures continuity and cohesion of outward-facing digital communications
  • Develops, analyses and maintains external web, marketing and social media channels

Affiliate Student Coordinator

Mrs Lucy Moss


Tel: +44 20 7679 2093 (x 32093)

  • Support for affiliate students
  • Support for Staff working with affiliate students
  • Support for the admission of affiliate students to departments (recruitment)

London Arts & Humanities Partnership (LAHP) Manager

Ms Natalie Berry

Email: natalie.berry[at]sas.ac.uk

ESRC Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) Manager

Ms Anna Mkhitaryan

Email: a.mkhitaryan[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 2775 (x32775)

  • Provides managerial support to deliver all aspects of the ESRC Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) award
  • First point of contact for any queries relating to the ESRC DTC (using the generic uclesrcdtc[at]ucl.ac.uk rather than personal UCL email)

SLASH Head of Finance

Mr Ian Davis

Email: ian.davis[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 7133 (x37133)

  • New/ replacement staffing requests
  • Staffing forecasts
  • Student number targets
  • New initiatives
  • Fee levels

Assistant Management Accountant

Ms Mauricia Goldberg

Email: m.goldberg[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 1112 (x51112)

  • SHS and Laws departmental cash allocations and accounts
  • SHS research grants and ERC timesheets and recharges
  • Fee modelling
  • Laws and SSEES Accounts
  • Abacus Project

Assistant Management Accountant

Mr Naj Chowdhury


Tel: +44 20 7679 3437 (x33437)

  • A&H departmental cash allocations and accounts
  • A&H research grants
  • Intercollegiate fees
  • BASc
  • Abacus Project

Senior HR Consultant

Mr Bob Carey

Email: b.carey[@]ucl.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 020 7679 1275 (x41275)

HR Consultant

Ms Sonia Sookhan

Email: s.sookhan[@]ucl.ac.uk
Tel: +44 20 3108 8836 (x58836)