Media Relations

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Call us: +44 (0)20 7679 9041


The UCL Media Relations team is the university’s central press office.


We connect journalists to expert academics and promote UCL research and teaching throughout the global media.


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Contact Us

Welcome to the central press office for UCL

  • For UCL-related media enquiries, please contact the member of the team covering the relevant area – details listed below.
  • If you are calling out-of-hours with an urgent UCL media enquiry, please call: +44 (0)7917 271364


General media enquiries, experts requests, Museums & Collections

Siobhan Pipa

Media Relations Assistant
Office: +44 (0) 20 7679 9041 (Internal: 09041)
Mob: +44 (0) 7717 728 648
Email: s.pipa(at)ucl.ac.uk                  


Higher Education issues and institutional strategy

Dominique Fourniol

Head of Media Relations
Office: +44 (0) 20 3108 3843 (Internal: 53843)                    
Mob: +44 (0) 7881 833 274
Email: d.fourniol(at)ucl.ac.uk


UCL Institute of Education

Jon Waldren

Press Officer
Office: 0203 108 8515 (Internal: 58515)
Mob: +44 (0) 7964 912 987
Email: j.waldren(at)ucl.ac.uk


UCL Institute of Education

James Russell

Assistant Press Officer
Office: 0203 108 8516 (Internal: 58516)
Mob: +44 (0) 7964 912 987
Email: james.russell(at)ucl.ac.uk


Faculties of Social & Historical Sciences, Arts & Humanities and Laws

Ruth Howells

News Editor
Office: +44 (0) 20 3108 3845
Mob: +44 (0) 7990 675 947
Email: ruth.howells(at)ucl.ac.uk


Enterprise, commercial partnerships,  entrepreneurship, spin-outs and start-ups

Margaret-Anne Orgill

Media Relations Manager 

Mob: +44 (0) 7572 602 345
Email: m.orgill@ucl.ac.uk


Faculties of Medical Sciences, Brain Sciences and Population Health Sciences

Harry Dayantis

Media Relations Manager
Office: +44 (0) 20 3108 3844 (Internal: 53844)
Mob: +44 (0) 7747 565 056
Email: h.dayantis(at)ucl.ac.uk


Faculties of Life Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Mathematical & Physical Sciences and Built Environment

Bex Caygill

Media Relations Manager
Office: +44 (0) 20 3108 3846 (Internal: 53846)
Mob: +44 (0) 7733 307 596             
Email: r.caygill(at)ucl.ac.uk


Please note

For media enquiries related to University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, please contact the UCLH press office on tel: +44 (0) 20 3447 9897/9506.

For University of London press queries, please contact their office on tel: +44 (0) 20 7862 8361/2.

For enquiries related to UCLU (University College London Students’ Union), please contact dco(at)uclu.org or tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 7219