Find out more about our staff.

Senior faculty staff

Executive dean

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Professor Bob Nichol

Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean (FEPS)

Associate deans

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Professor Esat Alpay

Associate Dean of Education

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Professor Tao Chen

Associate Dean of International

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Professor Nicholas Hills

Associate Dean of Doctoral College

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Professor Jin Xuan

Associate Dean of Research and Innovation

Heads of schools

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Professor Adam Amara

Head of School of Mathematics and Physics

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Professor Abigail Bristow

Interim Head of School of Sustainability, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Professor Adrian Dobbs

Head of School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

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Professor Robert Dorey

Head of School of Mechanical Engineering Sciences

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Professor Helen Treharne

Head of School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering

Professional services staff

Natalie Downey

Faculty HR Manager

Marco Holness

Marco Holness

Director of Faculty Operations

Kevin Joyce

Faculty Health and Safety Manager

Catherine Lydon

Business Operations Manager

Barbara Steel

Faculty Continuing Education Manager

Claire Turner

Faculty Finance Manager

Helen Welford

Executive Assistant to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Executive Dean (FEPS)