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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 Abby Fowden 01223 766944
Deputy Head of School

Christine Watson

01223 333725

Head of School PA

Carole Mortlock 01223 766944
Secretary of the School Karen Douglas 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)
Cheryl Torbett

01223 766876
Appointments Committee for the Faculty of Biology Chad Pillinger

01223 766905
Student Coordinator Claire Michel 01223 766899
Degree Committee for the Faculty of Biology ** Jo Simmonds

01223 766906

Secretary, Faculty Board of Biology
Deputy Secretary of School

Fiona Russell 01223 766899
Faculty Office 01223 766899
Graduate School ** Cathy Butler

01223 766897
Administrator, Amgen Scholars Summer School
& European Coordinating Centre
Jen Goodwin 01223 766878
IT Committee Chairman Mark Holmes
(Vet School)
IT Committee Secretary

Judith Drinkwater 01223 336732
IT Manager Jenny Barna 01223 333644
Bioinformatics Training Facility Gabriella Rustici

Finance Manager Michael Godfrey 01223 761569
Operations Director Karl Wilson 01223 766904
Finance Advisor Adam Durrant 01223 761568
Safety Officer Mark Elsdon 01223 332797
HR Business Manager Thuy Niven

01223 765821

HR Adviser

Laura Bowden


HR Adviser Alexandra King 01223 764537
HR administrator Kaitlin Birrell 01223 332267
Outreach Officer Stephanie Baughen biologicalsciencesoutreach
07566 292180


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

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