People

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

Leadership Team
Professor Andrew McRae Dean of Postgraduate Research and of the Doctoral College           01392 (72) 4258 grdean@exeter.ac.uk
Drs Astrid Wissenburg Director of Research      
Fiona Pac-Soo Assistant Director- Research Environment and Doctoral College    01392 (72) 2729 F.Pac-Soo@exeter.ac.uk 
Jennifer Simmons Head of Postgraduate Research Support   01392 (72) 3310 J.A.Simmons@exeter.ac.uk
Dr Chris Wood Head of Researcher Development and Research Culture   01392 (72) 3720 C.B.Wood@exeter.ac.uk
HASS PGR Support Team 
Morwenna Hussey PGR Manager (SSIS and Humanities) Old Library 01392 (72) 5305 M.T.Hussey@exeter.ac.uk
Alison Stamps PGR Manager (Business School) Old Library 01392 (72) 3258 A.Stamps@exeter.ac.uk
Cat Rocks

PGR Support Officer (College of Humanities)

I am based at Streatham and have the day to day operational responsibility for aspects of the PGR student lifecycle for the College of Humanities.

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2636 humanities-gradschool@exeter.ac.uk
Amy Turner (on Maternity Leave)

PGR Support Officer (College of Social Science and International Studies- Streatham)

I am based at Streatham and have the day to day operational responsibility for aspects of the PGR student lifecycle for .

Innovation Centre    
Madison Pollard-Shore 

PGR Support Officer (College of Social Science and International Studies- Streatham)

I am based at Streatham and have the day to day operational responsibility for aspects of the PGR student lifecycle for the College of Social Sciences and International Studies facing our Politics, Law, Sociology, Philosophy & Anthropology and Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS) PGR Students.

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2238 ssis-grs-streatham@exeter.ac.uk
Rosie Logiudice

PGR Support Officer (College of Social Science and International Studies- St Luke's)

I am based at St Luke's and have the day to day operational responsibility for aspects of the PGR student lifecycle for the College of Social Science and International Studies facing our Graduate School of Education PGR Students

South Cloisters 01392 (72) 6102 ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk
Natalie Bartram

PGR Support Officer (Business School)

I am based at Streatham and have the day to day operational responsibility for aspects of the PGR student lifecycle for the University of Exeter Business School.

Old Library 01392 (72) 6255 Uebs-pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk
Jo Shepherd PGR Support Officer (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 213853 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Sarah Hodson PGR Administrator (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 255944 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Kim Mugford

PGR Administrator (PGR Support)

I am based at Streatham and look after day-to-day administration for current PGR students, primarily facing College of Humanities.

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2635 humanities-gradschool@exeter.ac.uk
Jenny Andrews

PGR Administrator (PGR Support)

I am based at Streatham and look after day-to-day administration for current PGR students, primarily facing College of Social Sciences and International Studies (SSIS).

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 6460 ssis-grs-streatham@exeter.ac.uk
Jim Milnes

PGR Administrator (PGR Support)

I am based at Streatham and look after day-to-day administration for current PGR students, primarily facing the Business School.

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 4019 Uebs-pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk
Iris Lou

PGR Administrator (PGR Support)

I am based at St Luke’s and look after day-to-day administration for current PGR Education students and act as the main administrative contact for the EdD students.

South Cloisters 01392 (72) 4830 ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk
Melissa Mitcheson

PGR Administrator (PGR Support)

I am based at St Luke’s and look after day-to-day administration for current PGR Education students and act as the main administrative contact for MPhil/PhD Education students.

South Cloisters 01392 (72) 2722 ssis-grs-stlukes@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 William Harvey Associate Dean for Research (Business School)  
Professor Gert Vonhoff College Director of PGR (Humanities)  

Dr Marc Valeri 

College Director of PGR (SSIS)  
Dr Kim Peters College Director of PGR (Business School)  
Rachel Hodgen Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Humanities)  
Suzie Masterman (on adoption leave) Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (SSIS)  
Sophie Smith Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (SSIS) until 31/12/20
Emma Roberts Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (Business School)  
   
STEMM PGR Support Team
Helen Pisarska PGR Manager (CLES and CMH) Old Library (Monday-Thursday) 01392 (72) 4395  stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk
Sarmi Ghosh PGR Manager (EMPS) Old Library  01392 (72) 2311 stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk
Andrew Cook  PGR Support Officer (EMPS) Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 5236 emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Elizabeth Noon PGR Support Officer (CLES) Innovation Centre 01392 (72)3706  cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk
Anna Dolman PGR Support Officer (Medical School) Innovation Centre 01392 (72)3706  UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk
Laura Yeves (maternity leave) PGR Support Officer Innovation Centre    
Jo Shepherd PGR Support Officer (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 213853 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Sarah Hodson PGR Administrator (Cornwall) Peter Lanyon 01326 255944 cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk
Magdalena Katomeri PGR Support Officer (Clinical Doctorates in Psychology) Washington Singer 01392 (72) 5762  M.Katomeri@exeter.ac.uk
Sarah Thorn

PGR Administrator 

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 4365

UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk

cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk

emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk

Steph Powell PGR Administrator Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 5937

UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk

cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk

emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk

Joe Levy PGR Administrator Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 2202

UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk

cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk

emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk

Deborah Custance Baker PGR Administrator Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 5854

UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk

cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk

emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk

Calum MacLeod Centre Manager
UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Environmental Intelligence: Data Science & AI for Sustainable Futures
Hope Hall 01392 (72) 7584 C.MacLeod@exeter.ac.uk
Post vacant  Centre Administrator Hope Hall 01392 (72) 7585  
Debbie Ford CDT Administrative Officer (STREAM and WISE) 

Forco-ordinating WISE CDT operations across the four partner universities and primary contact for students, academics and industrial partners

Harrison 01392 (72) 4744 D.A.Ford@exeter.ac.uk
 Nia Owen  

CDT Administrator Assistant  (STREAM, WISE and SMM)

Supports academics, researchers and students within EMPS Centre for Water Systems and CDTS

Harrison 01392 (72)  3732  N.A.Owen@exeter.ac.uk
Deborah Lee  CDT Administrator (Metamaterials) Physics 01392 (72) 4718 D.Lee2@exeter.ac.uk
Kelyn Luther  CDT Administrator (Metamaterials) Physics 01392 (72) 4718  K.Luther@exeter.ac.uk
         
STEMM Academic Staff and Business Partners
Professor Mat Collins Associate Dean for Research (EMPS)  
Professor Nina Wedell Associate Dean for Research (CLES)  
Professor Paul Francis Interim Director of Research (College of Medicine and Health)  
Professor Gino Hrkac College Director of PGR (EMPS)  
Professor Jon Blount College Director of PGR (CLES)  
Dr Chris Morris College Director of PGR (College of Medicine and Health)  
Adrian Bailey Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (EMPS)  
Nick Church Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (CLES)  
Dr Gareth Buchanan Research and Doctoral College Business Partners (College of Medicine and Health)   
PGR Recruitment Team
Vic Wilson

PGR Recruitment Manager     

Leads on the planning and delivery of recruitment for postgraduate researchers with specific focus on national and International partnerships cohort recruitment, including promotional information, communications and events  

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 3067  pgr-recruitment@exeter.ac.uk
Jim Milnes

PGR Recruitment Administrator

Focuses on marketing and recruitment. Works closely with colleagues in CaMs to boost the profile of PGR opportunities in both Streatham and Penryn

Innovation Centre 01392 (72) 4019  pgr-recruitment@exeter.ac.uk

Researcher Development and Research Culture Team

Dr Chris Wood

Head of Researcher Development and Research Culture 

Strategic lead for the Researcher Development and Research Culture team in the Doctoral College responsible for planning, budgeting and day to day management. Research culture, PGR and ECR wellbeing, Training Needs, VITAE, GW4, Communications and feedback on our work

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

 Post vacant

Researcher Development Manager 

Leads on the provision of professional development for research staff at the University, across all subject disciplines and campuses. ECR development & liaison forums, Researcher-led Initiatives, images of Research, GW4, mentoring and specific funding opportunities

Old Library 01392 (72) 6398 ResearcherDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk

Kelly Preece 

Researcher Development Manager

Leads on the provision of professional development for PGRs at the University, across all subject disciplines and campuses. Training and development ideas for PGRs as well as the PGR showcase, writing support and webinars

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

Kate Foster

Researcher Development Careers Coach

Works one day a week in the team, leading on careers support for Early Career Researchers. Career planning and development for researchers and 1-to-1 careers appointments for ECRs

Old Library 01392 (72) 5326  K.L.Foster@exeter.ac.uk

Charlotte Juggins

PGR and ECR Experience Officer

Developing the PGR and ECR experience, including communications for the Doctoral College, PGR Induction, research culture, managing feedback into the Doctoral College and the PRES survey

Old Library 01392 (72) 2737 cj261@exeter.ac.uk 

Juliet White

Researcher Development and Research Culture Administrator

Supports all aspects of administration of the ECR training and development programme and Researcher-led Initiatives, 1-2-1 career appointments and Researcher-led Initiatives

Old Library 01392 (72) 2372 ResearcherDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk
Esmee Barker

Researcher Development and Research Culture Assistant

GBP supporting all aspects of the Researcher Development team, with a particular focus on communications, PGR showcase and PGR training and development. First point of contact for general enquiries for our team

Old Library 01392 (72) 5337 ResearcherDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk

PGR Admin Team

Natalie Bartram

PGR Officer (PGR Admin)

Advice to PGR Support teams regarding individual student matters and TQA policy and procedures relating to PGR students and programmes. Developing best working practices for PGR programmes

Old Library 01392 (72) 6255 pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk

Vicky Colton

PGR Administrator

PGR examinations from submission to award and PGR data quality in SITS

Old Library 01392 (72) 3097  pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk
Julie Gay

PGR Administrator 

Supplies data to Research Councils via Je-S and all other Je-S related work as well as ORE submissions & helps with the awards process 

Old Library 01392 (72) 2207  pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk
Jo Millar 

PGR Administrator

PGR Interruptions, change of Programme and Withdrawals.  Payment of External Examiner Fees.  Help with receipt of submissions from students and dispatch to examiners

Old Library 01392 (72) 3713  pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk

Health and Wellbeing

Cathryn Baker

PGR Education Student Advisor (Welfare)

Old Library 01392 (72) 6207 C.Baker@exeter.ac.uk

Committee Secretariat

Kendra Brown

Quality Development Manager

Responsibility for governance, quality assurance and policy development within the Doctoral College

Old Library 01392 (72) 3021 DCQualityDevelopment@exeter.ac.uk
Sarah Spaull

Governance and Dean’s Support Administrator

Diary support for Professor Andrew McRae & administrative support within the Committee Secretariat

Old Library 01392 (72) 2193 grdean@exeter.ac.uk

Quality and Standards- PGR

Helen Cameron

Quality Support Officer

PGR programme approval, partnerships, external examining and quality review, including PGR ASER

Old Library 01392 (72) 7667 PGRqualityandstandards@exeter.ac.uk
Catherine Taylor

Senior Quality and Standards Advisor

Academic Partnerships, accreditation and PGR Quality and Standards related work, including programme approval, partnerships, external examining and quality review

Old Library   C.L.Taylor@exeter.ac.uk