Faculty of Humanities

Office Holders

Faculty

Dean of Humanities Professor Simon Kirchin
Deputy Dean  
Associate Dean (Education)  
Associate Dean (Graduate Studies) Professor Gordana Fontana-Giusti
Associate Dean (Research and Innovation) Professor Catherine Richardson
Director of Internationalisation Dr Maurizio Cinquegrani

Director of Medical Humanities Dr Julie Anderson
Director of Public Engagement Will Wollen
Director of Recruitment and Admissions Fiona Jones
Research Funding Officer Michelle Secker
Head of Administration Denise Twomey
Faculties Support Manager Alison Webster
Office Manager, Central Student Administration Vicki Murray
PA to the Dean and to the Head of Administration Monique Petit

Heads of Schools / Directors of Academic Centres

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Professor Gerry Adler
School of Arts Dr Tamar Jeffers McDonald
School of English Dr Sarah James
School of European Culture and Languages Professor Shane Weller
School of History Dr Juliette Pattinson
Centre for American Studies Dr Will Norman
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Dr Paul Fretwell

School Administration Managers

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Natalie Conetta
School of Arts Jo Pennock
School of English Eleri Caruana
School of European Culture and Languages Kerry Barber
School of History Jackie Latham
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Deborah Sowrey

Senior Tutors

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Dr Richard Watkins
School of Arts Sian Stevenson
School of English David Flusfeder
School of European Culture and Languages Dr Heide Kunzelmann
School of History Professor Gaynor Johnson
Centre for American Studies Dr Will Norman
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Dr Aki Pasoulas

Directors of Education

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Richard Watkins
School of Arts Dr Shaun May
School of English
School of European Culture and Languages Dr Wissia Fiorucci
School of History Dr Andy Cohen
Centre for American Studies Dr Will Norman
Centre for English and World Languages Caroline Challans
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Dr Aki Pasoulas

Directors of Undergraduate Studies

Kent School of Architecture and Planning BA Architecture: Chloe Street-Tarbatt
MArch: Mike Richards
School of Arts Drama: Dr Jayne Thompson
Film & Media Studies: Professor Mattias Frey
History of Art:Dr Grant Pooke
School of English Dr Robbie Richardson
School of European Culture and Languages Classical and Archaeological Studies: Dr Matthijs Wibier
Comparative Literature: Professor Axel Stähler (Autumn); Dr Patricia Novillo-Corvalán (Spring, Summer)
English Language and Linguistics: Dr Laura Bailey
French: Dr Mathilde Poizat-Amar
German: Dr Ian Cooper
Hispanic Studies: Dr William Rowlandson (Autumn, Summer); Professor Natalia Sobevilla Perea (Spring)
Italian: Dr Alex Marlow-Mann
Philosophy: Dr Todd Mei
Religious Studies: Dr Chris Deacy (Autumn); Professor Richard King

(Spring, Summer)
School of History  
Centre for American Studies Dr Will Norman
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Music: Professor Tim Howle

Directors of Graduate Studies

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Taught: Howard Griffin
Research: Dr Manolo Guerci

School of Arts Taught: Dr Michael Newall
Research: Dr Richard Misek (Autumn); Dr Cecilia Sayad (Spring, Summer)
School of English Taught: Dr Matthew Whittle
Research: Dr Ben Hickman
School of European Culture and Languages Taught: Dr Vikki Janke
Research: Dr Lucy O’Meara (Autumn); Dr Ian Cooper (Spring, Summer)
School of History Dr Edward Roberts
Centre for American Studies Dr Erik Mathisen
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology  

Directors of Research

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Dr Silvio Caputo
School of Arts Dr Helen Brooks
School of English Professor David Herd
School of European Culture and Languages Profesor Natalia Sobrevilla Perea (Autumn) Professor Nuria Triana-Toribio (Spring, Summer)
School of History Professor Barbara Bombi
Centre for American Studies Dr Erik Mathisen
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology  

Research Ethics Advisory Group Representatives

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Marialena Nikolopulou (Autumn) Dr Nikos Karydis (Spring, Summer)
School of Arts Dr Helen Brooks
School of English  
School of European Culture and Languages Dr Dunstan Lowe
School of History Professor Mark Connelly
Centre for American Studies  
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies  
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Professor Kevin Dawe

Chairs of School Disciplinary Committees

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Dr Richard Watkins
School of Arts
Sian Stevenson
School of English Cathy Waters and Ariane Mildenberg
School of European Culture and Languages
Dr Heide Kunzelmann
School of History Professor Gaynor Johnson
School of Music and Fine Art Shona Illingworth
Centre for American Studies Dr Will Norman
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Shona Illingworth

Chairs of Postgraduate Boards of Examiners

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Giri Renganathan
School of Arts Dr James Newton
School of English Robbie Richardson and Dr Matthew Whittle
School of European Culture and Languages Dr Vikki Janke
School of History Professor Charlotte Sleigh
Centre for American Studies Dr Jillian Caddell
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Music: Professor Tim Howle

Chairs of Stage 2 and Finalist Boards of Examiners

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Giri Renganathan
School of Arts
Dr James Newton
School of English Prof Catherine Waters
School of European Culture and Languages

Classical and Archaeological Studies Dr Anne Alwis
Comparative Literature Dr Patricia Novillo-Corvalán
English Language and Linguistics
Dr Tamara Rathcke (Autumn, Summer), Dr Angelos Lengeris (Spring)
Modern Languages Dr Larry Duffy (Autumn, Summer), Dr Alex Marlow-Mann (Spring)
Philosophy Dr David Corfield (Autumn, Spring); Dr Graeme Forbes (Summer)
Religious Studies Professor Yvonne Sherwood (Autumn); Dr Chris Deacy (Spring, Summer)
School of History Dr Leonie James
Centre for American Studies Dr Jillian Caddell
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Music: Professor Tim Howle

Chairs of Stage 1 Boards of Examiners

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Geri Renganathan
School of Arts
Dr James Newton
School of English Dr Ariane Mildenberg
School of European Culture and Languages

Classical and Archaeological Studies Dr Anne Alwis
Comparative Literature Dr Patricia Novillo-Corvalán
English Language and Linguistics Dr Tamara Rathcke (Autumn, Summer), Dr Angelos Lengeris (Spring)
Modern Languages Dr Larry Duffy (Autumn, Summer), Dr Alex Marlow-Mann (Spring)
Philosophy Dr David Corfield (Autumn, Spring); Dr Graeme Forbes (Summer)
Religious Studies Professor Yvonne Sherwood (Autumn); Dr Chris Deacy (Spring, Summer
School of History Dr Leonie James
Centre for American Studies Dr Jillian Caddell
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Music: Professor Tim Howle

Directors of Recruitment & Admissions / Admissions Officers

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Ellie Mascall
School of Arts
Mike Laycock
School of English Dr Juha Virtanen
School of European Culture and Languages
Fiona Jones
School of History Dr Claire Jones
Centre for American Studies Dr Aurelie Basha i Novosejt
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Dr Emily Guerry / Dr Ryan Perry
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Richard Lightman

Directors of Internationalisation

Kent School of Architecture and Planning Professor Gerry Adler, Manolo Guerci, Mike Richards
School of Arts
Maurizio Cinquegrani
School of English Dr Stella Bolaki
School of European Culture and Languages
N/A
School of History Dr Mark Lawrence
Centre for American Studies  
Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies  
Centre for Music and Audio Technology Dr Paul Fretwell

 

 

 

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Faculty of Humanities, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NR

Last Updated: 14/01/2020