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School Offices

Postal address

School of the Biological Sciences
17 Mill Lane

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01223 766894


01223 332355



Head of School Anna Philpott 01223 766944
Deputy Head of School (Research Strategy)

Jon Simons

01223 333566

Deputy Head of School (Undergraduate Strategy)

Tim Weil


Deputy Head of School (Graduate Strategy)

Matthias Landgraf

01223 763948
Head of School PA

Carole Mortlock 01223 766944
Secretary of the School (interim) Milly Bodfish 01223 766894
Director of Education (MVST) Holly Canuto 01223 768487
Director of Education (NST/PBS) Sandra Fulton 01223 333341
Ethics Coordinator (Psychology and Human Biology
Research Ethics Committees)/PA to the Secretary of the School
Cheryl Torbett

01223 766876
Approvals Committee for the School of the Biological Sciences Chad Pillinger

01223 766905
Student Liaison Administrator Vicky Johnson 01223 766899
Degree Committee for the Faculty of Biology ** Clare Impey

01223 766906

Secretary, Faculty Board of Biology
Deputy Secretary of School

Fiona Russell 01223 766899
Faculty Office 01223 766899
Graduate School ** Lesley Dixon

01223 766897

Administrator, Amgen Scholars Summer School
& European Coordinating Centre and BBSRC DTP Coordinator

Sandra di Eleonora



01223 766878
Public Engagement Coodinator

Diogo Gomes 01223 335658
IT Committee Chairman Mark Holmes
(Vet School)
IT Committee Secretary (Acting) Alastair Downie (Gurdon)  
Bioinformatics Training Facility Gabriella Rustici

Finance Manager Michael Godfrey 01223 761569
Finance Advisor Adam Durrant 01223 761568
Safety Officer Mark Elsdon 01223 332797

HR Business Manager

Justin Greene

01223 764130

HR Adviser

Sophie McDougall

01223 765036

HR Adviser Alexandra King 01223 764537
Assistant HR Adviser Lorna Castle 01223 764614
Outreach Officer Jess Lister biologicalsciencesoutreach
01223 746765
Capital Projects Consultant (p/t) John Dalton 01223 747459
Senior Projects Manager (p/t) Julian Jacobs 01223 764596
Bioscience Impact Team Vibhuti Patel 01223 764799
SBS Fundraiser Linda Hindmarsh 01223 339961


** See the Graduate School web site for information on related staff based elsewhere.

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