Graduate School

About us

Welcome to the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures Postgraduate Office.

The Postgraduate Office is your first point of contact with any enquiries or problems.

The Office is located in Room 1.13 at 50 George Square and is open Monday to Friday from 10am to 12pm, and from 2pm to 4pm. Students submitting or collecting assessments should adhere to these opening hours.

Urgent enquiries outside our standard opening times can be addressed to Postgraduate Office staff between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Please knock on the door for 1.13 (around the corner to the left) and enter when invited to do so.

For non-urgent enquiries outside standard opening times, please email or call us (contact details below).

The facilities in 50 George Square include dedicated postgraduate study areas, social areas, teaching spaces, learning resources and a film screening room.

Contact details

Prospective students should contact us via:

llc.pgadmissions@ed.ac.uk

Current students should contact us via:

llc.postgrad@ed.ac.uk

The Postgraduate Office administrative team

Our administrative team is made up of the following staff members:

Iain Sutherland

Postgraduate Academic Services Coordinator

Contact details

Address

Street

LLC Graduate School
1.09
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH

Alan Binnie

Postgraduate (Research) Senior Administrator

  • LLC Postgraduate Office

Contact details

Address

Street

1.13
50 George Square

Post Code
EH8 9LH

Alisa Wilkinson

Postgraduate (Taught) Senior Administrator; Programme Administrator for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Intermediality, Film Studies and Film, Exhibition & Curation

  • LLC Postgraduate Office

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 1.13
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH

Kara McCormack

Postgraduate Administrator, English Literature, Creative Writing, Theatre Studies

  • LLC Graduate School

Contact details

Address

Street

1.13
50 George Square

Post Code
EH8 9LH

Charlotte McLean

Postgraduate Administrator

  • LLC Graduate School

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 1.13
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH

Director of Learning and Teaching

You can also contact the Director of Learning and Teaching, who is in overall charge of academic matters for undergraduate and postgraduate taught students.

Dr Chris Perkins

Lecturer in Japanese

  • Japanese Studies
  • School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 4.24
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH

Director of Postraduate Research

You can also contact the Director of Postgraduate Research, who is in overall charge of academic matters for postgraduate research students.

Dr Michelle Keown

Senior Lecturer

  • English Literature
  • School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 2.17
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH
 

Research Skills and Methods Course Organiser

Dr Adam Budd

Course Organiser, Research Skills and Methods, Research Methods and Problems

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 2.19
William Robertson Wing

City
Edinburgh