College of Humanities and Social Science

Literatures, Languages & Cultures

Administrative, support and non-academic staff in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures.

School office

Title Name Phone Email
Head of School Jeremy Robbins +44 (0)131 651 3776 jeremy.robbins@ed.ac.uk
Director of Professional Services Jacqui Brook +44 (0)131 650 8422 jacqui.brook@ed.ac.uk
School Resources Manager Julie Robertson +44 (0)131 650 3858 julie.robertson1@ed.ac.uk
School Secretary James Gilmour +44 (0)131 650 3638 james.gilmour@ed.ac.uk
Resources Assistant (Finance) Emily Anderson +44 (0)131 651 5183 emily.anderson@ed.ac.uk
Research Administrator Janet Black +44 (0)131 650 3859 j.black@ed.ac.uk
Research Support Assistant Vicki Kincaid +44 (0)131 651 5182 vicki.kincaid@ed.ac.uk
Facilities Manager Leah Sinclair +44 (0)131 650 4471 leah.sinclair@ed.ac.uk
Facilities Assistant Calum Barrie +44 (0)131 650 8925 calum.barrie@ed.ac.uk
Marketing & Communications Officer Ross McGhee +44 (0)131 650 4470 ross.mcghee@ed.ac.uk
LLC Receptionist Justyna Hajduczek +44 (0)131 651 5984 justyna.hajduczek@ed.ac.uk

Student Support

Title Name Phone Email
Student Support Officer Jackie Barber +44 (0)131 650 3673 jackie.barber@ed.ac.uk
Student Support Officer Michela Bacci +44 (0)131 650 6948 michela.bacci@ed.ac.uk
Student Support Officer Fiona Scanlon +44 (0)131 650 3647 fiona.scanlon@ed.ac.uk

Undergraduate Office

Title Name Phone Email
Undergraduate Manager Jackie Barnhart +44 (0)131 651 1813 jackie.barnhart@ed.ac.uk
Senior Administrator (Russian) Julie Gifford +44 (0)131 650 4026 julie.gifford@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (Italian and Hispanic Studies) Fiona Jack +44 (0)131 650 3635 f.jack@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (German and Scandinavian Studies) Becca Hockey +44 (0)131 650 3646 becca.hockey@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (French) Elsie Gach +44 (0)131 650 8421 elsie.gach@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (Open Languages and Common Courses) Helene Thomsen +44 (0)131 650 6949 helene.thomsen@ed.ac.uk
Senior Administrator (Asian Studies) David Horn +44 (0)131 650 4227 david.horn@ed.ac.uk
Administrative Officer (English Literature) Anne Mason +44 (0)131 650 3618 anne.mason@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (English Literature) June Haigh +44 (0)131 650 3620 j.haigh@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (English Literature) Sheila Strathdee +44 (0)131 650 3619 s.strathdee@ed.ac.uk
Senior Administrator (Celtic and Scottish Studies) Christine Lennie +44 (0)131 650 4167 christine.lennie@ed.ac.uk
Senior Administrator (Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies) Vivien Macnish-Porter +44 (0)131 650 4182 vivien.macnish-porter@ed.ac.uk
Undergraduate Administrator (Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies) Anne Budo +44 (0)131 650 4161 a.budo@ed.ac.uk

Graduate School

Title Name Phone Email
Graduate School Director Dr Laura Bradley +44 (0)131 650 3634 laura.bradley@ed.ac.uk
Graduate School Manager Linda Grieve +44 (0)131 650 4114 linda.grieve@ed.ac.uk
Postgraduate Team Leader Iain Sutherland +44 (0)131 651 3988 iain.sutherland@ed.ac.uk
Postgraduate Administrator Kara McCormack +44 (0)131 650 3030 kara.mccormack@ed.ac.uk
Postgraduate Administrator Inga Ackermann +44 (0)131 650 4465 inga.ackermann@ed.ac.uk

Technical Support

Title Name Phone Email
Computing Support Officer Fiona Carmichael +44 (0)131 650 8396 f.carmichael@ed.ac.uk
Web Content and IT Support Officer Neil Young +44 (0)131 650 3972 n.young@ed.ac.uk
AV Technician John Glendinning +44 (0)131 650 3971 j.glendinning@ed.ac.uk
AV Technician Alan Whyte +44 (0)131 650 3973 alan.whyte@ed.ac.uk
LHC Receptionist Tom Napper +44 (0)131 650 3974 Tom.Napper@ed.ac.uk
Learning Technologist Niki Vielma +44 (0)131 651 5078 niki.vielma@ed.ac.uk

Heads of Department

Title Name Phone Email
Head of Asian Studies Professor Joachim Gentz +44 (0)131 650 3681 joachim.gentz@ed.ac.uk
Head of Celtic and Scottish Studies Professor Rob Dunbar +44 (0)131 650 3621 rob.dunbar@ed.ac.uk
Head of the Department of European Languages and Cultures Professor Peter Dayan +44 (0)131 650 8424 peter.dayan@ed.ac.uk
Head of English Literature Dr Andrew Taylor +44 (0)131 650 4584 andrew.taylor@ed.ac.uk
Head of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Dr Andrew Marsham +44 (0)131 650 9872 andrew.marsham@ed.ac.uk

Research Centre Contacts

Centre Name Phone Email
Alwaleed Centre Outreach Manager Tom Lea +44 (0)131 650 6686 tom.lea@ed.ac.uk
Alwaleed Centre Administrator Lilly Jenkins +44 (0)131 650 4165 lilly.jenkins@ed.ac.uk
Confucius Institute General Manager Frances Christensen +44 (0)131 662 2184 frances.christensen@ed.ac.uk
Confucius Institute Business Development Manager Jie Chen +44 (0)131 662 2182 jie.chen@ed.ac.uk
Confucius Institute Administrative Assistant Xin Zhang +44 (0)131 662 2180 xzhang23@staffmail.ed.ac.uk
Dashkova Centre Manager Vera Zvereva +44 (0)131 650 9900 vera.zvereva@ed.ac.uk
SUISS Administrator Lauren Pope +44 (0)131 650 4369 lauren.pope@ed.ac.uk

Academic Officers

Title Name Phone Email
Undergraduate Director Dr Sabine Rolle +44 (0)131 650 3670 s.rolle@ed.ac.uk
Postgraduate Director Dr Laura Bradley +44 (0)131 650 3634 laura.bradley@ed.ac.uk
Senior Tutor Dr Will Lamb +44 (0)131 650 3624 w.lamb@ed.ac.uk
Director of Research Professor James Loxley +44 (0)131 650 3610 james.loxley@ed.ac.uk
Academic Misconduct Officer Dr Anouk Lang +44 (0)131 650 8936 anouk.lang@ed.ac.uk
Health and Safety Representative Dr José Saval +44 (0)131 650 3675 jose.saval@ed.ac.uk
Equality and Diversity Representative Dr Alexandra Smith +44 (0)131 651 1381 alexandra.smith@ed.ac.uk
Director of Quality and Convenor of School QAE Committee Dr Huw Lewis +44 (0)131 650 3676 h.lewis@ed.ac.uk
Coordinator of Adjustments Dr Neill Martin +44 (0)131 651 1981 neill.martin@ed.ac.uk
Convenor of UG Board of Studies Dr Neill Martin +44 (0)131 651 1981 neill.martin@ed.ac.uk
Library Committee Representative Dr Alan MacNiven +44 (0)131 650 3279 alan.macniven@ed.ac.uk
Knowledge Exchange & Impact Director Dr David Farrier +44 (0)131 651 7112 david.darrier@ed.ac.uk