Student Recruitment & Admissions

Who we are

Details of our teams and staff in Student Recruitment and Admissions.

Rebecca Gaukroger

Director

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Clare Mackay

Deputy Director

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Gayle Habbershaw

PA to Director/Deputy Director

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Shawn Coulman

Communications Officer

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Ellie Jarvie

Communications Intern

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Admissions

The Admissions Team develops fair and transparent admissions policies and procedures to support prospective students in their application to the University.

Ian Sutherland

Head of Admissions

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Gillian Simmons

Policy & Projects Manager

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Ailsa Vamplew

Admissions Operations Manager (maternity cover)

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Chris Sim

Admissions Support Officer

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Pre-arrival and Induction Team

The Pre-arrival and Induction Team work to coordinate, enhance and deliver pre-arrival and welcome resources and activities for new students.

Lesley Ross

Student Induction Manager

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Rav Panesar

Student Induction Officer

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Poppy Dyer

Student Induction Administrative Assistant

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Availability

  • Working part-time: Monday to Wednesday

Postgraduate Recruitment

The Postgraduate Recruitment Team helps prospective students to make informed choices about taught and research-based study opportunities, and supports good practice in postgraduate recruitment across the University.

Jane Johnston

Head of Postgraduate Recruitment

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Doug Thompson

Postgraduate Recruitment Manager (EU)

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Address

Street

Student Recruitment & Admissions
33 Buccleuch Place

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9JS

Availability

  • Monday – Friday: 9:30 – 17:30

Liz Dobson-McKittrick

Postgraduate Recruitment Manager (Projects & Events)

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Clara Pirie

Student Recruitment Officer (PG)

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Beth Colston

PG Administrative Assistant

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Undergraduate Recruitment

The Undergraduate Recruitment Team provide a professional information and advice service to prospective UK and EU applicants, and their advisers, to enable them to make informed choices about the University of Edinburgh and higher education in general. The team also work with colleagues across the University to coordinate and support recruitment activity.

Claire Forsman

Head of Undergraduate Recruitment

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Rachael Smithson

Undergraduate Recruitment Manager

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Andrew Burnie

Student Recruitment Officer

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Catriona Henderson

Student Recruitment Officer

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Keith Barbour

Student Recruitment Officer

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Rohan Kennedy-Turner

Undergraduate Recruitment Intern

  • Student Recruitment and Admissions

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Sarah Moore

UG Administrative Assistant

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Widening Participation

Widening Participation (WP) is at the heart of our agenda. The WP team are committed to educational opportunity, increasing diversity and raising aspirations through a range of evidence led outreach for prospective and current students.

Laura Cattell

Head of Widening Participation / Deputy Director of Student Recruitment and Admissions

  • Student Recruitment and Admissions

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Katrina Castle

Head of Strategic Partnerships & Transitions

  • Student Recruitment and Admissions

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Dr Neil Speirs

Widening Participation Manager

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Lesley Stokes

Widening Participation Manager

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Melanie Smith

Widening Participation Manager

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Aoife Keenan

Widening Participation Officer (Student Life Cycle)

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Susan Deas

WP Events Officer

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Matthew McGovern

Information and Evaluation Officer

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Jess Hume

Widening Participation Officer

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Stevie McKinlay

Widening Participation Officer (Schools Partnerships)

  • Student Recruitment and Admissions

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Ryan Hamilton

Widening Participation Officer (Access to the Professions)

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Jazmine Tamplin

WP Administrative Assistant

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Ana Puljić

Widening Participation Graduate Intern

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