Contact us - general contacts

Please be aware that staff are working remotely for the foreseeable future. We are receiving a large number of emails and will respond as quickly as we can.

School Address

School for Policy Studies
8 Priory Road


Undergraduate enquiries 
Postgraduate enquiries
General enquiries          


Undergraduate Admission Enquiries    
Postgraduate Admission Enquiries
Open Unit Enquiries 

 Student Support Teams

Undergraduate Student Support Team              

Postgraduate Student Support Team  

Admin Roles

Name PositionEmail
Professor Esther Dermott  Head of School
Professor Debbie Watson  Director of Research
Professor David Miller  Research Impact Director
Dr Mike McBeth  Education Director
Dr Angeliki Papadaki  Director of Doctoral Studies
Lucy Hicks  School Manager
Fiona Tonagh Student Administration Manager 

 For all student related queries please email

Jim Evans Deputy Student Administration Manager

 For all student related queries please email

School Administration Team 

Zaheda Tariq            Senior Executive Assistant          
Jo Field  Administrative Assistant

Staff Profiles

To visit our staff profile pages please visit the people section.

Finding the School for Social Policy

The main School for Social Policy reception is located at 8 Priory Road (building 47 on precinct map). 

The School is housed in five buildings: three in Priory Road - numbers 6, 7, and 8 and two in Woodland Road - numbers 10 and 12.

Please also refer to the University’s Coronavirus webpage for up-to-date information and advice.

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