UCL Faculty of Arts & Humanities


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Find contact details for the Faculty Dean, Vice Deans, Faculty Manager and Professional Services staff, including finance, teaching and support, and marketing communications staff.

Executive Dean and Vice-Deans

Executive Dean

Professor Stella Bruzzi FBA

Email: s.bruzzi@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)207 679 7195  (x 37195)

EA: Dania Herrera

Executive Officer to the Dean

Dania Herrera

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

Tel: +44 20 7679 7732 (x 37732)

  • Dean's Assistant and Diary Manager
  • Supporting Director of Operations and Faculty Operations Manager with Faculty projects, Finance and HR
  • Expense, invoice and one-off payment processing
Vice-Dean (Research)

Professor Stephen M. Hart

Email: stephen.malcolm.hart[at]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Enterprise)

Professor Bas Aarts

Email: b.aarts[at]ucl.ac.uk

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Vice-Dean (Education)

Professor Jakob Stougaard-Nielsen

Email: j.stougaard-nielsen[at]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Health)

Professor Sonu Shamdasani

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


Vice-Dean (Wellbeing)

Dr Samantha J. Rayner

Email: s.rayner@ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Equality, Diversity & Inclusion)

Dr Helene Neveu Kringelbach

Email: h.neveu[at]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Advancement)

Dr Geraldine Brodie

Email: g.brodie[at]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (External Relations)

Dr Tim Beasley-Murray

Email: t.beasley-murray[at]ucl.ac.uk

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Vice-Dean (International)

Professor Florian Mussgnug

Email: f.mussgnug[at]ucl.ac.uk


Vice-Dean (Graduate Studies)

Dr Andrew Flinn

Email: a.flinn[at]ucl.ac.uk



Director of Operations

Julie Smith
Email: julie.smith@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 3549 5378 (x 65378)

  • Leads on Professional Services support in Arts & Humanities
  • Leadership and management of Faculty operations, working closely with the Dean, the School of Finance Director and the Faculty Operations Manager. 
  • Provides specific advice to departments relating to human resources and staff management, resource management, risk management and business continuity, estates strategies, planning and information technology support.

Diary: Dania Herrera

Operations Manager

Georgina Bolton

Email: g.bolton@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 3108 7808 (x 57808)

  • Supports all Faculty operational functions including HR, Estates and Finance
  • Leads on training, development and wellbeing for administrative staff across the Faculty

Marketing and Communications

Marketing and Communications Manager

Ms Catherine Thomson


Tel: +44 20 7679 1350 (x 31350)

Communications & Student Engagement Officer

Ms Beth Wells

Email: b.wells[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +4420 7679 5175 (x 25175)

•    Creation of internal communications between Joint Faculty Office and academic and professional services staff
•    Management and development of the Joint Faculty intranet
•    Reviews and develops student engagement across the Joint Faculty
•    Supports departments to improve communication with their students

Digital Communications Officer

Dan Poulton

Email: d.poulton@ucl.ac.uk

Events Officer

Jessica Thomas

Email: jessica.thomas[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 5177 (x 25177)

Student Recruitment Marketing Officer

Miss Ann-Marie L Stephenson

Email: ann-marie.stephenson[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 3087 (x 33087)


Joint Faculty Research Development Manager

Luis Rego

Email: l.rego[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 9157 (x 09157)

Luis leads on:

  • Research development and planning
  • Research facilitation and support for grant applications
  • Project management and support for REF2021
  • Secretary to the SLASH Research Committee
Joint Faculty Research Impact Manager

Dr Helen Stark

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

Tel: +44 (0) 207 679 5172 (x 25172)

Research Facilitator

Dr Henriette Bruun

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

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 7076 (x 37076)


Joint Faculty Tutor

Dr Arne Hofmann

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

Tel: +44 20 7679 2876 (x 32876)

  • 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

Mr Ashley Doolan

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

Tel: +44 20 7679 5165 (x 25165)

  • Coordinating Faculty quality assurance and enhancement processes;
  • Advising on and reviewing proposals to create or amend programmes of study;
  • Supporting student academic representation;
  • Annual and exceptional system improvement and review projects, such as Annual Academic Review and the Academic Model Project;
  • Supporting and advising academic-related professional services staff on policy and procedure;
  • In partnership with the Faculty Tutor, representing the Faculty on numerous UCL committees and working groups, such as the Education Committee.

In addition, Ashley also deputises for the Faculty Tutor, Dr Arne Hofmann, during busy times or periods of annual leave.


SLASH is UCL's Faculties of Arts & Humanities, Social & Historical Sciences, and Laws.

SLASH Head of Finance

Mr Ian Davis

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

Tel: +44 20 7679 7133 (x 37133)

  • New/replacement staffing requests
  • Staffing forecasts
  • Student number targets
  • New initiatives
  • Fee levels
Head of HR (SLASH) 

Mr Ronnie Davidson

Email: ronnie.davidson[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3108 2500 (x 52500)

SLASH Head of IT

Mr Sanjay Karia

Email: sanjay.karia[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7612 6918 (x 06918)

Human Resources

HR Business Partner

Ms Shalrina Alcantara

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

Tel: +44 (0)20 3108 8852 (x 58852)

Joint Faculty Office

Head of Student Casework

Ms Claire Hartill

Email: ah-shs-faculty@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 0077 (x 30077)

  • 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
Joint Faculty Quality Assurance & Governance Officer

Ms Kitty Ho

Email: kitty.ho[at]ucl.ac.uk 

Tel: +44 20 3108 5197 (x 25197)

  • Secretary to Joint Faculty learning and teaching committees
  • Supporting the Deputy Faculty Tutor with quality assurance and enhancement processes, programme and module approval and student academic representation
  • Coordinating Faculty-level procedures related to Boards of Examiners and processing results, awards and prizes
  • Administrator for the Octagon Funding Scheme and Wolfson Scholarships
Casework Officer

Celia Macdougall

Email: ah-shs-faculty@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: (0) 207 679 9121

  • Producing centrally held data (student, recruitment and HESA) particularly in relation to Athena SWAN
Joint Faculties Education Administrator

Olivia Braddock

Email: ah-shs-faculty@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: 02076799121 (Internal 09121)

Joint Faculties Education Administrator

Alice Clark

Email: ah-shs-faculty@ucl.ac.uk

Tel: 020 8138 7681 (Internal 07681)

Other colleagues

London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP) Manager
ESRC Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) Manager

Ms Vanessa Riegl-Parr

Email: v.riegl-parr[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 20 7679 2775 (x 32775)

  • 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)
Project Manager (Academic Development)

Laura MacKenzie

Email: l.mackenzie[at]ucl.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)207 679 5178 (x 25178)