Lesley-Anne has joined us from the University of Southampton where she was Faculty Academic Registrar in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences. She has over 17 years’ experience as a professional executive manager providing strategic and educational senior leadership of professional services.
Lesley-Anne leads a growing team of professional and administrative staff, covering a range of activities that underpin the Department’s strategic aims, and teaching and research mission.
Lesley-Anne is responsible for the strategic and operational delivery of the department’s administrative, human resources, facilities, research support and finance services and is a member of the Departmental Board. The administrative and professional staff have a strong team spirit and work in a vibrant, informal and friendly environment.
Rachel works part-time in the library and on reception answering enquiries, purchasing books and assisting with library workshops.
As research manager/administrator, Judy’s role is to ensure an effective research environment for the academic team she supports. This includes liaising with funders, partners and schools, monitoring project progress and managing the online web portal.
Judy has extensive experience in project consultancy, co-ordination and administration, working with varied clients from sole traders and SMEs to international corporations. She has specialised in working in the HE sector, working directly with PIs to co-ordinate and monitor projects, including those funded by H2020, H2020/ERC, EEF, NERC, EPSRC and the Helen Hamlyn Trust.
Stacey manages the administrative side of the department’s academic activities. She provides guidance on university policies as well as oversight for student related activities and departmental initiatives.
Heather is a project officer at the Rees Centre.
Heather provides additional project management support across a portfolio of research grants and consultancy work.
Trevor joined in February 2019 as Communications and Digital Engagement Officer for the Centre for Global Higher Education (CGHE). His role involves working with CGHE’s researchers to write and disseminate CGHE policy briefings, media releases, articles and features, alongside liaising with journalists, media representatives and communications officers in the policy space.
Trevor was previously a journalist and news editor for 12 years, including working at Yahoo and the Sunday Times Fast Track.
Martyna currently manages the HR function within the Department of Education, University of Oxford.
Her work includes all aspects of HR covering the whole of the employment lifecycle from recruitment to end of employment processes.
Catherine provides support on all administrative aspects of the professional programmes including admissions, preparation of teaching materials, practical arrangements for teaching, general enquiries, recruitment, website support/ management and managing student record systems.
Juan Motsi is part of the department’s IT Team and assists Simon Clay in providing advice and support on a range of IT issues both to staff and students.