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A small team of staff facilitate the Academy's activities and welcome any enquiries and ideas from staff and students.

Wish to speak to us in person? Come see us at Senate House - you can see the map hereLink opens in a new window.

Alternatively, you can contact our team members directly.

L Gramaglia

Dr Letizia Gramaglia

Academic Director: WIHEA

+44 (0) 24 7657 3109 (direct line)



Lisa Drummond

Academic Manager

+44 (0)24 7657 3205 (direct line)


Michelle Kulpa

Event Co-ordinator / Administrative Assistant

+44 (0)24 7652 8871 (direct line)

Ahmad Akkad

Student Project Officer 

Alexandra Fraser

Administrative Assistant (Temporary)