College of Business and Social Sciences

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The College of Business and Social Sciences comprises Aston Business School, Aston Law School, and the School of Social Sciences and Humanities.

Senior Management Team

Professor George Feiger (Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean of the College of Business and Social Sciences)

Colin Chapman (Deputy Dean, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Paula Whitehouse (Associate Dean for Enterprise, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Dr Celine Benoit (Associate Dean for Public Engagement, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Professor Nicholas O'Regan (Associate Dean for Research, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Professor Phil Mizen (Associate Dean for Research, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Andrew Wilson (Director of Operations, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Lara Gee (Associate Dean of Postgraduate Programmes, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Gayatri Patel (Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programmes, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Dr Keith Schofield (Associate Dean for International, Future Students and Product Development, College of Business and Social Sciences) 

Rosy Jones (Associate Dean of Innovation, Digital and Enterprise Delivery, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Jonathan Fortnam (Dean of Aston Law School, College of Business and Social Sciences) 

Professor Pawan Budhwar (Head of Aston Business School, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Dr Virginie Grzelczyk (Head of School of Social Sciences and Humanities, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Professor Helen Higson (Associate Dean Accreditations, Aston Business School) 

 

Aston Business School

Senior Management

Professor Pawan Budhwar (Head of Aston Business School)

Michael Butler (Head of Work and Organisation Department)

Ben Clegg (Head of Operations and Information Management Department)

Chris Jones (Head of Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship)

Professor Andy Lymer (Head of Accounting Department)

Professor Nicholas O'Regan (Associate Dean for Research, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Wendy Tabrizi (Head of Marketing and Strategy)

Accounting

Dr Salman Ahmad

Ahmad F Alwadhan

Dr Ozlem Arikan

Dr Ilias Basioudis

Geraldine Chopra

Ian Cornelius

Mohit Dar

Matt Davies

Simon Finley

Lara Gee (Associate Dean of Postgraduate Programmes, College of Business and Social Sciences)

Dr James Gregory

Hira Gulshan

Muhammed Adnan Hasan

Geoff Heron

Monina Hurl

Peter Keeling

Richard Kenyon

Alison Lindon

Professor Andy Lymer (Head of Accounting Department)

Dr Janet Mack

Muhammad A Mahmoud

Dr Melina Manochin

Hoang Nguyen

Dr Christina Noekleous

Martin Potts

Flavia Rodricks

Bobbie Retallack

Dr Umair Riaz

Frances Rosairo

Dr Halima Sacranie

Dr George Salijeni

Sara Saynor

Richard Thomas

Dr Lin Tian

Professor Margaret Woods (Emeritus Professor)

Dr Carlene Wynter

Dr Bai Xue

Dr Anis Zras

Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship

Ketch Adeeko

Dr Alcino Azevedo

Dr Bettina Becker

Dr Rakesh Bissoondeeal

Dr Abderaouf Bouguerra

Dr Tim Burnett

Dr Zheng Chris Cao

Colin Chapman

Dr Sajid Chaudhry

Dr Rami Chehab

Dr Hugh Colaco

Dr Secil Danakol

Dr Agelos Delis

Dr Veronica Diaz-Cerda

Dr Mustapha Douch

Professor Jun Du

Jason Evans

Dr Jocelyne Fleming

Dr Dean Garratt

Aya Ghalayina

Jon Guest

Professor Mark Hart

Dr Bochra Idris

Professor Christos Ioannidis

Dr Hiro Izushi

Dr Kalsoom Jaffar

Professor Chris Jones

Dr Michail Karoglou

Dr Maria Kozlovskaya

Dr Bing Liu

Dr Xingyi Liu

Dr Diya Lulla

Dr Syed Ehsan Mahmud

Professor Tomasz Mickiewicz

Dr Bach Nguyen

Dr Matthew Olczak

Dr Geeta Ravishankar

Professor Paul Reynolds

Dr Johan Rewilak

Dr Robert Riegler

Dr Arash Sadeghi

Dr Muntasir Shami

Dr Oleksandr Shepotylo

Dr Meng Song

Professor Ute Stephan

Dr Yama Temouri

Mr Adam Thompson

Dr Leonidas Tsiaras

Kirit Vaidya

PhD Students

Muhammad Abdul Aziz

Fatai Ajidagba

Hassan Alalmaee

Jessica Armitage

Toni Ban

Gary Dugmore

Kelon Felix

Julia Fernando 

Santiago Gallego De Caceres

Adaobi Ifedi

Mandeep Kaur

Ha-Phuong Luong

Alfred Maltby

Uzoamaka Nduka

Richard Ondimu

Peter Pardoe

Karishma Patel

Syed Rizwan Shahid Pirzada

Shuai Qin

Afshin Sabri

Mohammed Saharti

Aarya Sharma

Boyu Su

Thy Tran

Thu Vu

Xiaocan Yuan

Lin Zhang

Marketing and Strategy

Dr Anna Ackfeldt

Dr Gary Burke

Dr David Carrington

Dr Ian Combe

Rajinder Dool

Dr Andrew Farrell

Alan Graham

Dr David Gilliland

Dr Iftakar Haji

Anthony Henry

Dr Ronan De Kervenoael

Clive Kerridge

Dr Rushana Khusainova

Darshan Kitare

Dewi Lloyd

Professor Greg Marshall

Francis Mulleady

Dr Uche Ogwude

Dr Omid Omidvar

Professor Nicholas O’Regan

Nathalie Ormrod

Dr Geoff Parkes

Helen Pugh

Dr Ali Radfard

Dr Kristina Schmidt

Dr Neil Shepherd

Dr Doaa Shohaieb

Wendy Tabrizi

Dr Robert James Thomas

Xiuzhu Tian

Dr Hai-Anh Tran

Carrianne Wallace

Kamil Wyczynski

Operations and Information Management

Adiba M Amin

Dr Amara Ajaegbu

Hossein Ahmadi

Kristina Anders

Professor Pavel Albores

Dr Leonidas Anastasakis

Dr Daniel Andrews

Dr Shahin Ashkiani

Professor Tim Baines

Dr Krishna Balthu

Dr Luciano Batista

Dr Ahmad Beltagui

Professor Vladena Benson

Professor David Bennett

Dr Ali Ziaee Bigdeli

Soumyadeb Chowdhury

Professor Ben Clegg

Carl Cattell

Paula Cresswell

Dr Akram Dehnokhalaji

Dr Ozren Despic

Dr Stella Despoudi

Dr Paul Devadoss

Professor Prasanta Dey

Professor John Edwards

Professor Ali Emrouznejad

Jill Forest

Dr Dimitris Giraleas

Dr Andrew Greasley

Daniel Harrison

Dr Matthew Hall

Professor Helen Higson

John Kyffin Hughes

Gill Holmes

Dr Sinziana Irimia

Dr Sian Joel-Edgar

Dr Kawal Kapoor

Jamal Lea

Dr Ou Liu

Dr Jiabin Luo

Dr Donato Masi

Iain McKechnie

Eleanor Musson

Patricia Carolina Garcia Martin

Muhidin Mohamed

Melania Milecka-Forrest

Dr Breno Nunes

Dr Priscilla Omonedo

Dr Chris Owen

Dr Gajanan Panchal

Dr Viktor Pekar

Dr Eliseo Vilalta Perdomo

Dr Panagiotis Petridis

Dr Oscar Rodriguez-Espindola

Dr Andreas Schroeder

Dr Gary Simpson

Dr Amrik Singh

Mark Smith

Professor Emmanuel Thanassoulis

Dr Victoria Uren

Work and Organisation

Professor Pawan Budhwar

Bimal Arora

Dr Vidu Badigannavar

Dr Sudeshna Bhattacharya

Dr Helen Borland

Michael Butler

Dr David Cantliff

Dr Matthew Carter

Dr Jonathan Crawshaw

Kathy Daniels

Linda Ferguson

Kerry Goodall

Professor Margaret Harris

Kavita Jeerh

Achilleas Karayiannis

Dr Bahar Ali Kazmi

Alison Mcpherson

Elina Meliou

Zedia Mutema

Dr Uwe Napiersky

Kanimozhi Narayanan

Jude Preston

Wladislaw Rivkin

Dr Claudia Sacramento

Sukhwinder Salh

Dr Keith Schofield

Dr Judy Scully

Dr Jakob Stollberger

Professor Nicholas Theodorakopoulos

Professor Daan Van Knippenberg

Efua Wilson-Turco

Dr Maryan Zhmatkesh

Aston Law School

Senior Management

Jonathan Fortnam - Dean, Aston Law School

Dr Kristie Thomas - Deputy Head of School

School Staff

Dr Martin Brenncke - Senior Lecturer in Law

Dr James Brown - Reader

Dr Daniel Cash - Lecturer in Law

Caroline Coles - Senior Lecturer in Law and International Convenor

Professor Simon Cooper - Professor in Law

Paul Dale - Lecturer in Law

Elizabeth Dolan - Lecturer in Law

Ghyslaine Feunteun-Wicker - Law School Co-ordinator

Jonathan Finn - Lecturer in Law

Robert Goddard - Senior Lecturer in Law

Dr Edina Harbinja - Senior Lecturer in Media/Privacy Law

Claire Howell - Reader in Law

Odette Hutchinson - Reader in Legal Education 

Laura Hyde - Lecturer in Law, Clinic Manager

Michael Jarrett - Lecturer in Law

Kris Lines - Senior Lecturer in Law

Dr Joy Malala - Lecturer in Commercial Law

Judith Moyle - School Support Co-ordinator

Abhilash Nair - Senior Lecturer in Law

Dr Iyare Otabor-Olubor - Lecturer in Commercial Law

Dr Gayatri Patel - Senior Lecturer and Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programmes

Rhonson Salim - Lecturer in Law

Dr David Salmons - Senior Lecturer in Law

Frances Seabridge - Senior Lecturer in Law

Sukhjinder Sekhon - Lecturer in Law

Dr Adam Shaw-Mellors - Senior Lecturer in Law

Angela Stanhope - Senior Lecturer in Law

Dr Lauren Traczykowski - Senior Lecturer

Christopher Umfreville - Senior Lecturer and Learning and Teaching Convenor 

Stuart Weinstein - Reader in Law

Research

Rotimi Adeniyi-Akintola - PhD Student

Jake Hinks - PhD Student

Charles Magha-A-Ngimba - PhD Student

Marisa McVey - Research Associate

School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Senior Management Team

Dr Virginie Grzelczyk, Head of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Reader in International Relations

Dr Marcello Giovanelli, Head of English, Languages and Applied Linguistics Department, Senior Lecturer in English Language and Literature

Dr Graeme Hayes, Head of Sociology and Policy Department, Reader in Political Sociology

Dr Anne Jenichen, Head of Politics, History and International Relations Department, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

English, Languages and Applied Linguistics

Dr Abigail Boucher, Lecturer in English Literature

Susan Campbell, Teaching Associate in Translation Studies

Elena Cancelas-Rodriguez, Teaching Associate

Professor Lauren Devine, Director of the Centre for Language and Law

Dr Stephen Fay, Lecturer in Spanish

Professor Sue Garton, Professor of English Language

Dr Marcello Giovanelli, Senior Lecturer in English Language and Literature, Head of the Department of English, Languages and Applied Linguistics

Professor Tim Grant, Professor of Forensic Linguistics

Dr Claudia Gremler, Senior Lecturer in German

Dr Chloe Harrison, Senior Lecturer in English Language and Literature

Dr Kate Haworth, Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Dr Annie Heini, Lecturer in Forensic Linguistics 

Dr Nur Hooton, Lecturer in English Language

Fiona Kelcher, Teaching Fellow in English Language and Literature

Dr Krzysztof Kredens, Senior Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Dr Stefanie Kreibich, Teaching Fellow

Dr Emmanuelle Labeau, Reader in French

Ghizlane Lafdi, Teaching Fellow

Dr Robbie Love, Lecturer in English Language

Megan Mansworth, Teaching Fellow in English Language and Literature

Dr Raquel Medina, Visiting Research Fellow

Dr Muna Morris-Adams, Lecturer in English Language

Dr Nathalie Mrgudovic, Teaching Fellow in French

Dr David Orrego-Carmona, Lecturer in Translation Studies

Professor Gertrud Reershemius, 50th Anniversary Chair in Language Contact and Linguistics

Aurélia Robert, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr Uwe Schütte, Reader in German

Dr Tahmineh Tayebi, Lecturer in Forensic Linguistics

Dr Ernesto Vargas-Gil, Teaching Fellow in English Language

Dr Elisabeth Wielander, Senior Teaching Fellow in German

Qiaochao Zhang, Teaching Fellow

 

Honorary and Emeritus Staff

Dr Beverly Adab, Honorary Fellow in Translation Studies and French

Professor Urszula Clark, Emeritus Professor of English Language and Linguistics

Professor Pamela Moores, Emeritus Professor of Modern Languages

Professor Christina Schäffner, Emeritus Professor of Translation Studies

Politics, History and International Relations

Dr Parveen Akhtar, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Amanda Beattie, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Patricia Correa Vila, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Joseph Downing, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Daniel Fitzpatrick, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Caroline Gray, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Professor Simon Green, Professor of Politics, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) 

Dr Virginie Grzelczyk, Reader in International Relations, Head of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Dr Alex Hoseason, Teaching Associate in Politics and International Relations

Dr Anne Jenichen, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, Head of the Department of Politics, History and International Relations

Dr Adrian Kay, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Heewon Kim, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Lucian Leustean, Reader in Politics and International Relations

Professor Stefan Manz, Professor of History

Dr Alistair Markland, Teaching Associate in Politics and International Relations 

Dr Jörg Mathias, Senior Teaching Associate in Politics and International Relations   

Dr Ying Miao, Lecturer in Politics and international Relations

Dr Jelena Obradovic-Wochnik, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Kerem Öge, Teaching Associate in Politics and International Relations

Dr Volker Prott, Senior Lecturer in Modern History

Dr Carolyn Rowe, Senior Lecturer in Politics, Co-Director of the Aston Centre for Europe

Dr Patrycja Rozbicka, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Ilaria Scaglia, Senior Lecturer in Modern History

Dr Laura Southgate, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Balazs Szent-Ivanyi, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Brian Sudlow, Lecturer in History

Dr Ed Turner, Reader in Politics and International Relations, Co-Director of the Aston Centre for Europe

Dr Davide Vampa, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Dr Uwe Wunderlich, Lecturer in International Relations, Academic Offences Committee

Dr Joseph Yannielli, Lecturer in History

 

Honorary and Emeritus Staff

Gemma Bird, Honorary Research Fellow

Professor Nathaniel Copsey, Honorary Professor of Politics and International Relations

Dr Helena Farrand-Carrapico, Honorary Research Fellow

Professor John Gaffney, Emeritus Professor of Politics

Dr Amarjit Lahel, Honorary Research Fellow in Politics and International Relations

Holly Snaith, Honorary Research Fellow

Professor Anne Stevens,  Emeritus Professor of European Studies 

Professor Michael Sutton, Emeritus Professor of Modern History and International Relations

Professor William Paterson, Honorary Professor of German and European Politics

Sociology and Policy

Dr Céline Benoit, Senior Teaching Fellow in Sociology

Dr Emily Christopher, Lecturer in Sociology and Social Policy 

Dr Gary Fooks, Reader in Sociology

Dr Alina Geampana, Lecturer in Sociology 

Dr Charlotte Godziewski, Lecturer in Sociology and Policy

Dr Graeme Hayes, Head of Sociology and Policy Department, Reader in Political Sociology

Dr Susan Jones, Teaching Associate in Sociology

Dr Pamela Lowe, Senior Lecturer in Sociology 

Dr Gaja Maestri, Lecturer in Sociology

Catherine Mcnie, Project Manager for CHIEF (Cultural Heritage and Identities of Europe's Future)

Dr Tom Mills, Lecturer in Sociology and Policy

Professor Phil Mizen, Professor of Sociology and Policy

Dr Killian Mullan, Lecturer in Sociology 

Dr Sarah-Jane Page, Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Alexis Paton, Lecturer in Sociology 

Dr Katy Pilcher, Senior Lecturer in Sociology 

Dr Anton Popov, Lecturer in Sociology and Policy

Dr Elisabeth Schimpfössl, Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Ebru Soytemel, Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Eleni Stamou, Research Fellow

Dr Katherine Tonkiss, Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Policy

 

Honorary and Emeritus Staff

Professor Anneliese Dodds, Honorary Professor in Public Policy

College Office

Andrew Wilson (Director of Operations - College of Business and Social Sciences)
+44(0)121 204 3271 - a.r.wilson@aston.ac.uk

Joanne Duggan (Accreditation Lead)
+44(0)121 204 3217 - j.duggan1@aston.ac.uk

Susan Lord (PA to Executive Dean of College of Business and Social Sciences)
s.lord@aston.ac.uk

Angie Daniels (PA to Head of Aston Business School, Director of Operations And Associate Deans for the College of Business and Social Sciences) 
+44(0)121 204 3562 - a.daniels3@aston.ac.uk

Stephen Belt (HR Advisor)
+44(0)121 204 4306 - s.belt@aston.ac.uk

Steven Jones (ABS Finance Partner)
+44(0)121 204 4348 - S.JONES8@aston.ac.uk

Jenifer Knight (School Support Co-ordinator - Operations and Information Management)
+44(0)121 204 5033 - j.knight3@aston.ac.uk

Lynne Woolley (School Support Co-ordinator - Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship)
+44(0)121 204 3038 -  l.woolley@aston.ac.uk

Ravinder Kalsi (School Support Coordinator - Work and Organisation)
+44(0)121 204 3145 -  r.k.kalsi@aston.ac.uk

Darshan Kitare (School Support Co-ordinator - Marketing and Strategy)
+44(0)121 204 3259 -  d.k.kitare@aston.ac.uk

Linda Watts (School Support Co-ordinator - Accounting)
+44(0)121 204 4009 -  l.watts1@aston.ac.uk

Ghyslaine Feunteun-Wicker (School Support Co-ordinator - Law)
+44(0)121 204 4603  -  G.FEUNTEUN-WICKER@aston.ac.uk

Judith Moyle (School Support Co-ordinator - Law)
+44(0)121 204 5488 -  j.moyle@aston.ac.uk

Programme Office

Programme Managers

Lindsey Allsopp (Programme Manager - PG/NS)
+44(0)121 204 3016  - l.a.allsopp@aston.ac.uk

Emma Szurminski (Programme Manager - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3157 - e.l.szurminski@aston.ac.uk

Hayley Jones (Programme Manager - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3235 - h.jones1@aston.ac.uk

Adam O’Reilly (Programme Support Assistant)
+44(0)121 204 3920 - oreilla1@aston.ac.uk

Quality 

Jenny Holt (Quality Officer) 
+44(0)121 204 3129 - j.e.holt@aston.ac.uk

Karen Penny (Quality Co-ordinator - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3988 - k.penny@aston.ac.uk

Zhenya Parnell (Quality Co-ordinator - PG/NS)
+44(0)121 204 5253 - z.parnell@aston.ac.uk

Timetabling & Planning

Rebecca Daly-Spiers (Planning & Timetabling Lead)
+44(0)121 204 3015 - r.daly-spiers@aston.ac.uk

Mingquing Jia (Planning and Timetabling Lead)
+44(0)121 204 3758 - jiam@aston.ac.uk

Placements

John Kenny (International & Student Development Officer)
+44(0)121 204 3962 - j.kenny@aston.ac.uk 

Shereen Awan (Employability Co-ordinator) 
+44(0)121 204 3360 - s.f.awan@aston.ac.uk
 
Examinations and Assessment

Christopher Booth (Examinations & Assessment Lead - UG)
+44(0)121 204  3199 -  c.booth2@aston.ac.uk

Nicola Jones (Examinations & Assessment Lead - PG)
+44(0)121 204 3333 - n.s.l.jones@aston.ac.uk

Kelly Parkes (Support to Christopher Booth - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3770 - k.parkes1@aston.ac.uk

Georgia Kissun (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3688 - g.kissun@aston.ac.uk

Jaina Mistry (maternity as of Jan 2020) (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3423 –  j.mistry15@aston.ac.uk

Patrick Coughlan (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3902 -  j.smith19@aston.ac.uk

Charis Ashby (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)

Stephen Bailey (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3677-  s.bailey3@aston.ac.uk

Jagdey Sarai (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)

Marie Oatley (Maternity Leave) (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3403 -  m.oatley@aston.ac.uk

Maureen Creighton (Examinations & Assessment Assistant)
+44(0)121 204 3070 -  m.creighton@aston.ac.uk

Wendy Mah (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 4896 - w.mah@aston.ac.uk

Phillippa Treharne Jones (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3827 - p.treharne-jones@aston.ac.uk

Ann Kite (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 4709 - a.kite@aston.ac.uk

Melissa Johnson (Examinations & Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3118 - m.johnson4@aston.ac.uk

Student Support and Development

Elsa Zenatti-Daniels (Student Development Lead - PG)   
+44(0)121 204 3279 - e.f.zenatti@aston.ac.uk

Oliver Mihailovic (Student Support Lead - PG)
+44(0)121 204 3175 -  o.mihailovic@aston.ac.uk

Hazel Awty (secondment) (Student Support Lead - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3159 - h.awty@aston.ac.uk

Bianca Matthews (Student Support Co-Ordinator - PG)
+44(0)121 204 3175 - t-matthewb@aston.ac.uk

Montana Davies-Shuck (Student Support Co-ordinator - PG)
m.davies-shuck7@aston.ac.uk

Kiran Gill (Student Support Co-ordinator - PG)
+44(0)121 204 3903 - k.gill14@aston.ac.uk

Nicole Ryan (Student Support Co-ordinator - UG/PG)
+44(0)121 204 3772 

Margarita Seresht (Student Support Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3760 - m.seresht@aston.ac.uk

Sonia Devi (Student Support Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 4368 - s.devi3@aston.ac.uk

Dominic Vernon (Student Support Co-ordinator - LfA)
+44(0)121 204 5243 - d.vernon1@aston.ac.uk

Fatima Mursal (Student Support Co-ordinator - UG)
+44(0)121 204 4247 - f.mursal1@aston.ac.uk

Andrew Miller (Student Support Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 3617 - a.miller3@aston.ac.uk

Amy Jayne Terry (Student Support Co-ordinator - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3731 - a.terry@aston.ac.uk
 
Rebecca Pell (Student Support Co-ordinator - UG)
+44(0)121 204 3123 - r.pell@aston.ac.uk
 
Non-Standard Programmes 

Melvina Neale - (Student Support Lead; MBA, Aston Online and Non-standard Programmes)  
+44(0)121 204 3256 - m.neale@aston.ac.uk

Amy Hart (MBA Student Support Officer)
+44(0)121 204 3701 - a.hart@aston.ac.uk

Michelle Young (MBA Student Support Officer)
+44(0)121 204 4421 - m.young3@aston.ac.uk

Katie Sheldon (MBA Student Support Officer)
+44(0)121 204 3717 - k.sheldon@aston.ac.uk

Jenny Thompson (MBA Student Support Officer)
+44(0)121 204 3257 - j.l.thompson@aston.ac.uk

Jason Thompson (Degree Apprenticeship Support Officer)
+44(0)121 204 5466 - j.thompson6@aston.ac.uk
 
Aston On-line

Dave McCoy (secondment) (Student Support & Assessments Officer)
+44(0)121 204 3115 – d.mcoy@aston.ac.uk

Jamie Smith (Student Support & Assessments Officer
+44(0)121 204 5283 - j.smith19@aston.ac.uk

Katie Maloney (Student Support Co-ordinator)

E-Learning

Neil Cocklin (Senior Learning Technologist)
+44(0)121 204 4218 - n.b.cocklin@aston.ac.uk

Careers

Iwan Griffiths (Careers Adviser)
+44(0)121 204 4754 - i.griffiths@aston.ac.uk

Marketing, Recruitment and Alumni Relations

Paul Hebron (Head of Marketing - Aston Business School and Postgraduate)
+44(0)121 204 3222  p.hebron@aston.ac.uk

Sharon Shakespeare (Marketing Manager)
+44(0) 204 3927  s.shakespeare@aston.ac.uk

Sonya Bagley (Marketing Officer, Aston Business School)
s.bagley@aston.ac.uk 

Gene Lock (Marketing Officer, School of Social Sciences and Humanities)
+44(0)121 4881  - g.lock@aston.ac.uk

Katharine Brenton (Marketing Assistant)
k.brenton@aston.ac.uk

Aisha Begum (Marketing Assistant)
+44(0)121 204 5024 - a.begum32@aston.ac.uk

Paula Eccles (Alumni Relations Manager)
+44(0)121 204 3216 - p.eccles@aston.ac.uk

Victoria Sheedy (Alumni and External Relations Officer)
+44(0)121 204 4785 - V.L.Sheedy@aston.ac.uk

Asad Syed (Alumni Relations Assistant)
+44(0)121 204 4098 - a.syed4@aston.ac.uk

Admissions

UG Admissions General Enquiries - +44(0)121 204 3030

PG  Admissions General Enquiries - +44(0)121 204 3200

Reference requests -  absugreferences@aston.ac.uk

Student Support enquiries including notification of staff absence -  absugsupport@aston.ac.uk

Exams and Assessment enquiries -  abs_assessment@aston.ac.uk

Admissions and Recruitment enquiries -  absugentry@aston.ac.uk

Postgraduate Admissions enquiries -  abspgenquiries@aston.ac.uk

International Relations

Dr Keith Schofield (Associate Dean International, Future Students and Product Development)
+44(0)121 204 4649 - k.schofield@aston.ac.uk

Selena Teeling (International Relations Manager)
+44(0)121 204 3253 -  s.teeling@aston.ac.uk 

BSS Research Office and Research Degrees Programme

Paul Jones (Senior Research Manager)
+44(0)121 204 4443 - p.jones5@aston.ac.uk

Dan Thomson (Research Manager) 
+44(0)121 204 3972 - d.thomson1@aston.ac.uk

Maria Podsiadly (Conference & Events Manager)
+44(0)121 204 3368 -  m.podsiadly@aston.ac.uk

Shrook Ahmed (Research Support Co-ordinator)
+44(0)121 204 4845 -  s.ahmed59@aston.ac.uk

Research and Centres of Excellence

Advanced Services Group

Daniel Andrews (Research Fellow In Gamification)
+44 (0)121 204 3059 - d.andrews@aston.ac.uk

Timothey Baines (Professor) 
+44 (0)121 204 3051 - t.baines@aston.ac.uk

Ali Bigdeli (Senior Lecturer)  
+44 (0)121 204 3384 - a.bigdeli@aston.ac.uk

Patrick Keen

Sandra Starke (Business Development Manager)
+44 (0)121 204 4302 - s.starke@aston.ac.uk

Victoria Uren (Senior Lecturer) 
+44 (0)121 204 3707 - v.uren@aston.ac.uk

Aston Centre for Europe (ACE)

Parveen Akhtar 

Judi Atkins 

Amanda Beattie 

Patricia Correa 

Daniel Fitzpatrick 

John Gaffney 

Simon Green 

Virginie Grzelzyk 

Andrew Hammond 

Anne Jenichen 

Lucian N. Leustean 

Jorg Mathias 

Ying Miao 

Jelena Obradovic-Wochnik 

William Peterson 

Carolyn Rowe 

Patrycja Rozbicka 

Balazs Szent-Ivanyi 

Ed Turner 

Davide Vampa 

Uwe Wunderlich

Aston Centre for Growth

Professor Mark Hart (Associate Director, Aston Centre for Growth and Deputy Director, Enterprise Research Centre)
+44(0)121 204 3048 -  mark.hart@aston.ac.uk

Paula Whitehouse (Director, Aston Centre for Growth)
+44(0)121 204 3122 -  p.a.whitehouse@aston.ac.uk

Kate Angel (Programme Manager, Aston Programme for Small Business Growth) 
+44(0)121 204 4523 -  k.angel@aston.ac.uk

Faye Oliver (Project Administrator, Aston Programme for Small Business Growth)
+44(0)121 204 3170 -  f.oliver2@aston.ac.uk

Joanne Axinte (Programme Manager, Productivity through People)
+44(0)121 204 4485 - j.axinte@aston.ac.uk

Wray Bennett (Relationship Manager, Mentoring for Growth)
+44(0)121 204 5300 - w.bennett@aston.ac.uk

Ibrahim Abbas (Business Engagement Manager) 
+44(0) 204 5010 - i.abbas1@aston.ac.uk

Chrisitan Byron (Birmingham Innovation) 
+44(0) 204 4034 - c.byron@aston.ac.uk

Kamila Rafiqi (Centre Co-ordinator) 
+44(0) 204 3378 - k.rafiqi@aston.ac.uk

Aston Indian Centre for Applied Research

Professor Pawan Budhwar

Professor Prasanta Dey

Dr Bimal Arora

Divya Jyoti (Administrator)

Dr Pavel Albores

Dr Vidu Badigannavar

Dr Srikanth Bellary

Professor Robert Berry

Dr Sudeshna Bhattacharya

Dr Amit Chattopadhyay

Dr Soumyadeb Chowdhary

Dr Philip Davies

Dr Neeru Malhotra

Dr Sudhakar Sagi

Dr Jim Scott

Mr Kirit Vaidya

Dr Daniel Wright

Aston Institute for Forensic Linguistics (AIFL)

Dr Neus Alberich (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) n.alberich@aston.ac.uk

Dr Sarah Atkins (Research Fellow in Forensic Linguistics) s.atkins@aston.ac.uk

Dr Nabanita Basu (Research Associate in Forensic Data Science) n.basu@aston.ac.uk

Dr Lucia Busso (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) l.busso@aston.ac.uk

Dr Emily Chiang (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) e.chiang2@aston.ac.uk

Professor Malcom Coulthard (Chair of Aston Institute of Forensic Linguistics Advisory Board)

Dr Felicity Deamer (Research Fellow in Forensic Linguistics) f.deamer@aston.ac.uk

Professor Lauren Devine (Director of the Centre for Language and Law) l.devine@aston.ac.uk

Professor Tim Grant (Director of the Aston Institute for Forensic Linguistics) t.d.grant@aston.ac.uk

Dr Leigh Harrington (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) l.harrington@aston.ac.uk

Dr Kate Haworth (Director of the Centre for Spoken Interaction in Legal Contexts) k.haworth@aston.ac.uk 

Dr Annie Heini (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) a.heini14@aston.ac.uk

Dr Krzysztof Kredens (Director of the Centre for Forensic Text Analysis) k.j.kredens@aston.ac.uk

Dr Nadia Makouar (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) n.makour@aston.ac.uk

Dr Andrea Mojedano Batel (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) a.mojedanobatel@aston.ac.uk

Dr Ralph Morton (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) r.morton2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Helen Newsome (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) h.newsome@aston.ac.uk

Dr Geoffrey Stewart Morrison (Director of the Forensic Speech Science Laboratory) g.s.morrison@aston.ac.uk

Dr Márton Petykó (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) m.petyko@aston.ac.uk

Dr Piotr Pezik (Research Associate in Forensic Linguistics) p.pezik@aston.ac.uk

John Pollard (Operations Manager) j.pollard2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Roberto Puch-Solis (Deputy Director of the Forensic Data Science Laboratory, Senior Lecturer in Forensic Data Science) r.puchsolis@aston.ac.uk

Dr Emma Richardson (Research Fellow in Forensic Linguistics) e.richardson4@aston.ac.uk

Dr Tahmineh Tayebi (Lecturer in Forensic Linguistics) t.tayebi@aston.ac.uk

Dr Philip Weber (Research Fellow in Forensic Data Science) p.weber1@aston.ac.uk 

Honorary and Adjunct Members

Mitchell Abrams (Visiting AIFL Researcher) 190205803@aston.ac.uk

Dr Ewald Enzinger (Senior Research Engineer, Eduworks Corporation)

Dr Isabel Picornell (Director, QED Forensic Linguistics Ltd) isabel@qedforensics.com

Professor Yaron Matras (Emeritus Professor, University of Manchester) yaron.matras@manchester.ac.uk

Professor Cuiling Zhang (School of Criminal Investigation, Southwest University of Political Science and Law)

John O'Shea (Legal Translation Practitioner) info@jurtrans.com

Dr Ria Perkins r.perkins@aston.ac.uk

Dr Claudia Rosas (Instituto de Lingüística y Literatura, Universidad Austral de Chile)

Dr Juliette Scott (Legal Translation Practitioner, Researcher & Consultant) juliette.scott@tiscali.co.uk

PhD Research Students

Holly Anderson - andersh1@aston.ac.uk

Juliane Ford - fordj1@aston.ac.uk

Liubov Green - greenl6@aston.ac.uk

Marlon Hurt - hurtm@aston.ac.uk

Fiona Kelcher - kelcherf@aston.ac.uk

Andrew Patrick Reczek - reczeka@aston.ac.uk

Alice Richardson - 149160490@aston.ac.uk

Lisa Rogers - rogersl1@aston.ac.uk

Natascha Rohde - 180176838@aston.ac.uk

Daniela Schneevogt - schneevd@aston.ac.uk

Madison Hunter - 190185697@aston.ac.uk

BSEEN

Carolyn Keenan (Project Manager, BSEEN)
+44(0)121 204 4452 - c.a.keenan@aston.ac.uk

Kath Preston (Enterprise Consultant, BSEEN)
+44(0)121 204 5202 - k.preston3@aston.ac.uk

Zhenya Parnell (Project Coordinator, BSEEN)
+44(0)121 204 5253 - z.parnell@aston.ac.uk

Centre for Critical Inquiry into Society and Culture (CCISC)

Vidu Badigannavar

Amanda Beattie 

Erika Darics 

Gary Jonas Fooks 

Marcello Giovanelli 

Mark Hart 

Graeme Hayes 

Helen Higson 

Bahir Ali Kazmi 

Emmanuelle Labeau 

Pam Lowe 

Stefan Manz 

Raquel Medina 

Tom Mills 

Phillip Mizen 

Sarah-Jane Page 

Alexis Paton 

Katy Pilcher 

Anton Popov 

Gertrud K Reershemius

Kelly-Mae Saville 

Ilaria Scaglia 

Ebru Soytemel 

Nicholas Theodorakopoulos 

Katherine Tonkiss 

Jonathan Tritter 

Joseph Yannielli 

A-GamE Centre

A-GamE (Aston Games in Education) was launched in November 2018 to share best practice in the use of games, experiments and simulations in teaching.

>Find out more here.

Centre for Innovation and Enterprise Development

Bejan Analoui (Teaching Fellow)
b.analoui@aston.ac.uk

Yasmin Ansari (MBA Careers Advisor)
+44 (0)121 204 3709 - y.ansari@aston.ac.uk

Ian Cornelius (Teaching Fellow)
+44(0) 204 3955 - I.cornelius@aston.ac.uk

Samantha Doidge (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
+44(0) 204 3147 – s.doidge@aston.ac.uk

Linda Ferguson (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
l.ferguson@aston.ac.uk

Simon Finley (Enterprise Coach Programme Director)
+44(0) 204 3269 - s.finley@aston.ac.uk

Paul Fleming (Teaching Associate)
p.fleming1@aston.ac.uk

Kerry Goodall (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
k.goodall@aston.ac.uk

David Grice (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
d.grice@aston.ac.uk

Amy Hart (Student Support Officer)
+44(0) 204 3701 – a.hart@aston.ac.uk

Rosy Jones (Associate Dean of Innovation, Digital and Enterprise Delivery)
r.jones21@aston.ac.uk

Celia Lawson-Pegg (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
c.lawson-pegg@aston.ac.uk

Wendy Mah (Examinations and Assessment Co-ordinator)
+44(0) 204 4896 - w.mah@aston.ac.uk

Jasvir Mahil (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
+44(0) 204 3964 - j.mahil@aston.ac.uk 

David Mccoy (Online student support)
+44(0) 204 3115 – d.mccoy@aston.ac.uk

Melvina Neale (Student Support Lead)
+44(0) 204 3256 – m.neale@aston.ac.uk

Richard Orme (Teaching Fellow)
+44(0) 204 5116 - r.orme@aston.ac.uk

Lloyd Parsons (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
l.parsons1@aston.ac.uk

Aimee Postle (MBA Careers Consultant)
a.postle1@aston.ac.uk

Jason Purcell (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
j.purcell1@aston.ac.uk

Zowie Ready (Teaching Associate)
z.ready@aston.ac.uk

Frances Seabridge (Teaching Fellow)
+44(0) 204 4411 - f.seabridge@ston.ac.uk

Jordan Shaw (Business Enterprise Development Associate Coach)
j.shaw3@aston.ac.uk

Elizabeth Tappenden (Degree Apprenticeship Coach)
e.tappenden@aston.ac.uk

Jason Thompson (Degree Apprenticeship Support Officer)
+44(0) 204 5466 – j.thompson6@aston.ac.uk

Kirit Vaidya (MBA Director) 
+44(0) 204 3263 – k.g.vaidya@aston.ac.uk

Elinor Vettriano (Team Entrepreneurship Coach)
e.vettriano@aston.ac.uk

Simon Willans​ (Director Engagement Operations)
​+44(0) 204 3165 - s.willans@aston.ac.uk

Efua Wilson-Turco (Degree Apprenticeship Tutor)
e.wilson-turco@aston.ac.uk

Centre for Language Research at Aston (CLaRA)

Frank Austermuhl 

Ania Bailey 

Sue Garton 

Marcello Giovanelli 

Caludia Gremler 

Nur Kurtoglu-Hooton 

Emmanuelle Labeau 

Stefan Manz 

Daniel McAuley 

Raquel Medina 

Muna Morris-Adams 

David Orrego-Carmona 

Gertud K Reershemius 

Uwe Schutte 

Brian Sudlow 

Elisabeth Wielander 

Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME)

Professor Monder Ram (CREME Director)
+44(0)121 204 5298 - m.ram1@aston.ac.uk

Professor Richard Roberts (Visiting Professor CRÈME)
r.roberts5@aston.ac.uk

Professor Trevor Jones (Professorial Research Fellow, CREME) t.jones2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Eva Kasperova  (Research Fellow)
e.kasperova@aston.ac.uk

Dr Imelda McCarthy (Research Fellow)
+44 (0)121 204 4862 - i.mccarthy@aston.ac.uk

Dr Hongqin Li (Research Fellow)
+44 (0)121 204 4066 - h.li5@aston.ac.uk

Dr Gerardo Arriaga Garcia (Project Co-ordinator)
+44 (0)121 204 3060 - g.arriagagarcia@aston.ac.uk

Katherine Jones (Knowledge Exchange Fellow)
k.jones14@aston.ac.uk

Shuai Qin (PhD Researcher)
190229083@aston.ac.uk

Fahmida Choudhury (PhD Researcher)
119036367@aston.ac.uk

Aziz Abdul Muhammad (PhD Researcher)
190203407@aston.ac.uk

Gurdeep Chima (Centre Manager)
0121 204 4878 g.chima3@aston.ac.uk

Monique Gunter (Marketing & Digital Content Coordinator)
gunterm1@aston.ac.uk

Farnum Taruvinga (Marketing and Events Assistant)
f.taruvinga@aston.ac.uk