People

This page contains a list of all the members and related members of staff in the Doctoral College. 

The Doctoral College Structure gives a visual representation of how our department is structured.  

Leadership Team
Professor Andrew McRae Dean of Postgraduate Research and of the Doctoral College        
Professor Kim Soin Associate Dean of Postgraduate Research and of the Doctoral College   
Drs Astrid Wissenburg Director of Research
  
Emma Stephenson  Research Services Assistant Director (Doctoral College) Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2202 e.stephenson@exeter.ac.uk
HASS PGR Support Team 
Morwenna Hussey PGR Manager Old Library 01392 (72) 5305 M.T.Hussey@exeter.ac.uk
Cathryn Baker PGR Support Officer (College of Humanities facing) Old Library 01392 (72) 2636 humanities-gradschool@exeter.ac.uk
Amy Turner PGR Support Officer (College of Social Science and International Studies- Streatham) Old Library 01392 (72) 2238 ssis-grs-streatham@exeter.ac.uk
Anna Dolman PGR Support Officer (College of Social Science and International Studies- St Luke's) South Clositers 01392 (72) 6102 ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk
Natalie Bartram PGR Support Officer (Business School) Building; One 01392 (72) 6255 Uebs-pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk
Jo Shepherd PGR Support Officer (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 213853 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Jim Milnes PGR Administrator (PGR Support) Old Library 01392 (72) 5306 humanities-gradschool@exeter.ac.uk
Jenny Andrews PGR Administrator (PGR Support) Old Library 01392 (72) 6460 ssis-grs-streatham@exeter.ac.uk
Iris Lou PGR Administrator (PGR Support) South Cloisters 01392 (72) 4830 ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk
Post Vacant PGR Administrator (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 255944 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Beth Yeandle PGR Administrator (PGR Recruitment) Old Library 01392 (72) 4490 ssis-researchadmissions@exeter.ac.uk
Melissa Mitcheson PGR Administrator (PGR Support) South Clositers 01392 (72) 2722 ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk
Issac Maswade PGR Administrator (PGR Recruitment)- currently on secondment in admissions Old Library   Uebs-doctoral-admissions@exeter.ac.uk
Abigail Mureva PGR Administrator (PGR Recruitment) Old Library (Mon &Tues) TBC ssis-researchadmissions@exeter.ac.uk
Matt Barnes PGR Administrator (PGR Recruitment) Old Library 01392 (72) 2635 humanities-pgradmissions@exeter.ac.uk
HASS Academic Staff and Business Partners
Professor James Clark Associate Dean for Research (Humanities)  
Professor Anne Barlow Associate Dean for Research (SSIS)  
Professor Tim Coles Associate Dean for Research (Business School)  
Professor Gert Vonhoff College Director of PGR (Humanities)  
Dr Marc Valeri College Director of PGR (SSIS)  
Dr Rajesh Tharyan College Director of PGR (Business School)  
Rachel Hodgen Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Humanities)  
Suzie Masterman Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (SSIS)  
Gareth Buchanan (maternity cover) Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Business School) 
Emma Roberts (on maternity leave) Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Business School)  
STEMM PGR Support Team
Helen Pisarska PGR Manager Hope Hall (Monday-Wednesday) 01392 (72) 4395  stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk
Jennifer Simmons PGR Manager  Hope Hall (Wednesday-Friday) 01392 (72) 3310 stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk
Sarmi Ghosh PGR Support Officer (EMPS) Hope Hall 01392 (72) 5236 emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Laura Yeves PGR Support Officer (CLES and Medical School) Hope Hall 01392 (72) 3706 cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk or UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk
Jo Shepherd PGR Support Officer (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 213853 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Andrew Cook PGR Administrator Hope Hall 01392 (72) 5854 cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk
Post Vacant PGR Administrator (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 255944 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Steph Powell PGR Administrator Hope Hall 01392 (72) 5937 UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk
Madison Pollard PGR Administrator Hope Hall 01392 (72) 2730 emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Abi Mureva PGR Administrator Hope Hall (Weds, Thurs and Fri)    
STEMM Acadmemic Staff and Business Partners
Professor Alex Pavic Associate Dean for Research (EMPS)  
Professor Andy Jones Associate Dean for Research (CLES)  
Professor Angela Shore Vice Dean (Research)  
Professor Gino Hrkac College Director of PGR (EMPS)  
Professor Thomas Morton College Director of PGR (CLES)  
Professor Charles Abraham College Director of PGR (Medical School)  
Professor Paul Winyard College Director of PGR (Medical School)  
Adrian Bailey Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (EMPS)  
Fiona Pac-Soo Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (CLES)  
Nick Church Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Medical School)   
Doctoral Partnerships Team
Catherine Dawson Doctoral Partnerships Manager Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3326  
Christine Gifford Doctoral Partnerships Manager Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 6384   
Elizabeth Noon

Doctoral Partnerships Officer               

Innovation Centre

01392 (72) 2311  
Jules Denning Doctoral Partnerships Administrator Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 6207  
Debbie Ford CDT Administrative Officer (STREAM and WISE)  Harrison 01392 (72) 4744  
Nia Owen CDT Administrator (STREAM, WISE and Sustainable Manufacturing and Materials)  Harrison

01392 (72) 3732 

 
Deborah Lee CDT Adminstrator (Metamaterials)  Physics 01392 (72) 4718   
Rosie Dixon CDT Adminstrative Officer (Metamaterials)  Physics 01392 (72) 6568   
PGR Recruitment Team
Vic Wilson PGR Recruitment Manager           Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3067  Doctoral.College@exeter.ac.uk
Amy Williams International Recruitment Assistant Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2210  Doctoral.College@exeter.ac.uk

Researcher Development and Research Culture Team

Dr Karen Leslie 

Head of Researcher Development and Research Culture                Old Library 01392 (72) 6398 K.Leslie@exeter.ac.uk 

Dr Chris Wood 

Researcher Development Manager Old Library 01392 (72) 3720 C.B.Wood@exeter.ac.uk

Kelly Preece 

Researcher Development Manager Old Library 01392 (72) 5336 K.Preece@exeter.ac.uk

Kate Foster

Researcher Development Careers Coach Old Library 01392 (72) 5326  K.L.Foster@exeter.ac.uk

Charlotte Juggins

PGR and ECR Experience Officer Old Library 01392 (72) 2737 Doctoral.College@exeter.ac.uk

Juliet White

Researcher Development and Research Culture Administrator Old Library 01392 (72) 2372 ResearcherDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk
Becky Owen Researcher Development and Research Culture Assistant Old Library 01392 (72) 5337 ResearcherDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk

Quality Development Team

Kendra Brown Quality Development Manager Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3021  DCQualityDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk
Alison Stamps  Quality Development Manager Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3258  DCQualityDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk

Vicky Colton

Administrator (PGR Admin)   Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3097  pgadmin@exeter.ac.uk
Julie Gay Administrator (PGR Admin)      Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2207  pgadmin@exeter.ac.uk
Jo Millar  Administrator (PGR Admin)     Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3713  pgadmin@exeter.ac.uk
Michelle Mussa Governance and Dean’s Support Administrator Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2193  grdean@exeter.ac.uk