Who to contact

Helping you direct queries to the right place

Studying with us

Prospective students

If you're thinking about studying with us, or have applied to study with us, please direct queries to the Undergraduate Admissions Office or the School Postgraduate Office.

Undergraduate Admissions Office

Postgraduate Office

Current undergraduate students 

Undergraduate Teaching Office can help with matters relating to the administration of your courses.

Student Support Office are also available to help with a range of other undergraduate queries.

Current postgraduate students 

Postgraduate Office should be your first port of call for most postgraduate queries.


Consult our research page for information about our research.


Key contacts in Psychology

Below is a list of faculty with administrative responsibilities, who you should also feel free to contact.

Head of Psychology Sarah E MacPherson
Head of School Holly Branigan


Director of Undergraduate Teaching Tom Booth
Senior Teaching Coordinator Hannah Cornish
Course Organiser, Years 1 & 2 Peter Lamont
Course Organiser, Years 3 & 4 Hugh Rabagliati
International Student Exchange Caroline Watt
Exam Boards Convenor Paul Hoffman
Psychology QAE (Quality Assurance and Enhancement) Billy Lee
Open Day Coordinator Neil Bramley
Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Director

Helena Radke

Learning Weeks Coordinator Chris Egan and Sarah Stanton
SSLC Convenor Tom Booth


Postgraduate Director Rene Mottus
Programme Director, MSc Psychological Research Nicolas Chevalier


Clinical Research Coordinator Sharon Abrahams
Research Advisor Rob McIntosh
Subject Panel Advisor Paul Hoffman
Research Ethics Convenor Sergio Della Sala
Director of Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre Tom Russ
Director of the Lothian Birth Cohort Studies Simon Cox
Director of Koestler Parapsychology Unit Caroline Watt
Visiting Speaker Seminars Coordinator Daniel Mirman