Dean of Aston University Graduate School

  • Professor Gertrud Reershemius: Contact via Alison Birch, Graduate School Manager.

Graduate Development Team

For advice and support on research student training and development:

  • Jeanette Lilley           
    Researcher Development Advisor, Research and Knowledge Exchange
    Telephone: 0121 204 4609
  • Ellen Pope
    Head of the Learning Development Centre
    Telephone: 0121 204 3311
  • Rebecca Stokes
    Director of Research Strategy, Funding and Impact, Research and Knowledge Exchange
    Telephone: 0121 204 3099

  • Angela Brady
    Director of Customer Services and Liaison, Library and Information Services
    Telephone: 0121 204 4505

Student and Academic Services

For advice on regulatory matters relating to doctoral programmes (PhD, MPhil, Professional Doctorates)

  • Alison Birch                
    Student and Academic Services, Graduate School Manager and Secretary to Graduate School Management Committee     
    Telephone: 0121 204 4653

Governance

For Advice on Research Ethics:

  • John Walter                 
    Director of Governance, Secretary to Senate and Council
    Telephone: 0121 204 4869

IT support for research

  • Trevor Bayliss              
    Network Services Manager - ISA
    Telephone: 0121 204 4430

Aston Business School contact details 

  • Farat Ara
    Research Degree Programme Manager
    Telephone: 0121 204 3501 
  • Ranjit Judge
    Research Degrees Administrator
    Telephone: 0121 204 3354

School of Engineering and Applied Science contact details 

  • Stephen Baker
    Postgraduate Admissions Officer
    Telephone: 0121 204 5246
  • Sandra Mosley
    Research Student Administrator - Student Support
    Telephone: 0121 204 3513
  • Helen Yard
    Academic Support Administrator - Team Leader
    Telephone: 0121 204 3547

School of Languages and Social Sciences contact details 

  • Dan Thomson
    Research and Department Support Manager
    Telephone: 0121 204 3972
  • John Pollard
    Research Degrees Coordinator
    Telephone: 0121 204 5161

School of Life and Health Sciences contact details 

  • Julie Taylor
    Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
    Telephone: 0121 204 4019
  • Gill Pilfold
    Senior Research Administrator
    Telephone: 0121 204 3880
  • Professor Tim Meese
    Director PG Research Training & Postgraduate Tutor
    Telephone: 0121 204 4130