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Key Contacts

Department Head

Head of Department
Professor Rebecca Earle
Overall responsibility for the Department, including all student discipline issues.

Directors of Studies

Director of Postgraduate Research Studies (PGR)
Professor Mark Knights
Overall responsibility for all issues relating to postgraduate research students, MPhil and PhD.
Director of Postgraduate Taught Studies (PGT)
Dr Laura Schwartz
Overall responsibility for all issues relating to postgraduate taught MA students.

Course Directors

Theory, Skills & Methods Convenor
Dr Laura Schwartz
MA in Global and Comparative History Course Director
Dr Aditya Sarkar
MA in the History of Medicine Course Director
Professor Mathew Thomson
MA in Early Modern History Course Director
Professor Beat K├╝min
MA in Modern History Course Director
Dr Anna Ross

Postgraduate Administration and Wellbeing

Senior Tutor
Dr Jonathan Davies
Responsible for the personal tutor system and all issues regarding mitigating circumstances affecting student performance. Overall responsibility for senior tutoring.
Departmental Administrator
Claudia Gray
Responsible for overseeing all administrative support.
Academic Administrator
Jennifer Spalding
Responsible for overseeing all academic support matters in relation to taught degrees.
Postgraduate Coordinator
Kay Jones
First point of contact for all PG students.