Heads of Academic Departments


Anthropology - Cris Shore

Art - Richard Noble

Computing - Robert Zimmer and Jennifer George (deputy)

Design - Mike Waller

Educational Studies - Maggie Pitfield

English and Creative Writing - Frank Krause

History - John Price

Law - Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos

Media, Communications and Cultural Studies - Joanna Zylinska and Aeron Davis

Music - Stephen Graham and Simon Deacon​

Politics - Jasna Dragovic-Soso (until end of 2019-20 year), Simon Griffiths (from 2020-21 year)

Psychology - Michael Banissy and Jan de Fockert​

Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies - Interim: Claudia Bernard and Adam Dinham

Sociology - Daniel Neyland

Theatre and Performance - Ben Levitas

Visual Cultures - Wood Roberdeau

Heads of other Academic Units

Confucius Institute for Dance and Performance - Annie Guo

Centre for Academic Language and Literacies - Conrad Heyns

Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship - Gerald Lidstone

Institute of Management Studies - Jo Lloyd