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 the Department of Work and Organisation Department

Ben Clegg, Head of the Department of Operations and Information Management

Chris Jones, Head of the Department of Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship

Professor Andy Lymer, Head of the Department of Accounting

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

Dr Wendy Tabrizi, Head of the Department of Marketing and Strategy

Accounting

Dr Salman Ahmad, Lecturer in Accounting

Dr Ozlem Arikan, Senior Lecturer

Dr Ilias Basioudis, Senior Lecturer

Geraldine Chopra, Teaching Fellow

Ian Cornelius,Teaching Fellow

Matt Davies, Senior Teaching Fellow

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

Dr James Gregory, Senior Research Fellow

Hira Gulshan, Teaching Fellow

Geoff Heron, Senior Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Monina Hurl, Teaching Fellow

Peter Keeling, Teaching Fellow

Richard Kenyon, Teaching Fellow

Alison Lindon, Teaching Fellow

Professor Andy Lymer, Professor and Head of the Department of Accounting

Dr Janet Mack, Reader

Dr Melina Manochin, Head of the Department of Accounting

Dr Christina Noekleous, Lecturer

Martin Potts- Teaching Fellow

Bobbie Retallack, Teaching Fellow in Accounting

Dr Umair Riaz, Lecturer

Frances Rosairo, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr Halima Sacranie, Research Fellow

Dr George Salijeni, Lecturer in Accounting

Sara Saynor, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr Lin Tian, Research Associate

Linda Watts, School Support Coordinator

Dr Carlene Wynter, Lecturer

Dr Bai Xue, Lecturer

Dr Anis Zras, Teaching Fellow

PhD Students

Ahmad F Alwadhan

Mohit Dar

Muhammed Adnan Hasan

Muhammad A Mahmoud

Hoang Nguyen

Flavia Rodricks

Richard Thomas

Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship

Dr Alcino Azevedo, Senior Lecturer in Finance

Dr Antonis Ballis, Teaching Fellow in Finance

Dr Rakesh Bissoondeeal, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Tim Burnett, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Zheng Chris Cao, Lecturer in Economics

Colin Chapman, Teaching Fellow in Finance

Dr Sajid Chaudhry, Senior Lecturer in Finance

Dr Hugh Colaco, Lecturer in Finance

Dr Secil Danakol, Lecturer In Entrepreneurship

Dr Agelos Delis, Lecturer in Economics

Professor Jun Du, Professor in Economics

Jason Evans, Senior Teaching Fellow in Entrepreneurship

Dr Jocelyne Fleming, Senior Teaching Fellow in Business Economics and Strategy 

Dr Dean Garratt, Senior Teaching Fellow

Aya Ghalayina, Teaching Fellow in Finance

Jon Guest, Senior Teaching Fellow in Finance and Economics

Professor Mark Hart, Professor in Entrepreneurship

Professor Christos Ioannidis, Professor in Entrepreneurial Finance

Dr Hiro Izushi, Senior Lecturer in Innovation

Dr Vahid Jafari- Sadeghi, Lecturer in International Business

Professor Chris Jones, Professor in Economics

Dr Michail Karoglou, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Anastasios Kitsos, Lecturer in Economics

Dr Maria Kozlovskaya, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Bing Liu, Teaching Fellow in Economics

Dr Xingyi Liu, Lecturer in Economics

Dr Syed Ehsan Mahmud, Teaching Fellow in Finance

Dr Shafaq Malik, Teaching Fellow in Finance

Professor Tomasz Mickiewicz, Professor of Economics

Dr Bach Nguyen, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Matthew Olczak, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Geeta Ravishankar, Senior Teaching Fellow in Finance and Economics

Professor Paul Reynolds

Dr Johan Rewilak, Lecturer in Economics

Dr Robert Riegler, Teaching Fellow in Economics

Dr Arash Sadeghi, Lecturer in International Business

Dr Muntasir Shami, Research Associate

Dr Oleksandr Shepotylo, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Meng Song, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

Professor Ute Stephan

Dr Yama Temouri, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Adam Thompson, Teaching Fellow in Economics

Dr Leonidas Tsiaras, Lecturer in Finance

Kirit Vaidya, Senior Lecturer in Economics

Lynne Woolley, Department Co-ordinator

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, Senior Lecturer

Dr Gary Burke, Senior Lecturer in Strategy 

Dr David Carrington, Lecturer

Dr Ian Combe, Senior Lecturer

Rajinder Dool, Lecturer

Dr Andrew Farrell, Senior Lecturer

Dr David Gilliland, Senior Lecturer

Alan Graham, Teaching Fellow

Dr Iftakar Haji, Lecturer

Anthony Henry, Teaching Fellow

Clive Kerridge, Lecturer

Dr Ronan Jouan de Kervenoael, Lecturer

Dr Rushana Khusainova, Lecturer

Darshan Kitare, Department Co-ordinator

Dewi Lloyd, Lecturer in Strategy

Professor Greg Marshall

Dr Francis Mulleady, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr Uche Ogwude, Teaching Fellow in Strategy

Dr Omid Omidvar, Lecturer in Strategy

Professor Nicholas O’Regan, Associate Dean (Research)

Nathalie Ormrod, Senior Lecturer

Dr Geoff Parkes, Senior Lecturer

Helen Pugh, Teaching Fellow

Dr Ali Radfard, Lecturer in Strategy 

Dr Kristina Schmidt, Lecturer

Dr Neil Shepherd, Senior Lecturer

Dr Doaa Shohaieb, Teaching Fellow

Dr Wendy Tabrizi, Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Marketing and Strategy

Dr Robert James Thomas, Teaching Fellow

Xiuzhu Tian, Teaching Fellow

Dr Hai-Anh Tran, Lecturer

Carrianne Wallace, Lecturer

Kamil Wyczynski, Teaching Fellow

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

Dr Maryam Aldossari, Senior Lecturer

Dr Sudeshna Bhattacharya, Teaching Fellow

Dr Helen Borland, Senior Lecturer

Professor Pawan Budhwar, Head of Aston Business School

Professor Michael Butler, Head of the Department of Work and Organisation

Ms Karen Caine, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr David Cantliff, Teaching Fellow in Human Resource Management, Organisational Behaviour

Dr Matthew Carter, Lecturer, Deputy Head of the Department of Work and Organisation

Dr Andrew Clements, Lecturer

Dr Jonathan Crawshaw, Senior Lecturer, Research Convenor

Professor Kathy Daniels, Associate Pro-Vice Chancellor (Engagement)

Dr Achilleas Karayiannis, Teaching Fellow

Dr Bahar Ali Kazmi, Lecturer

Dr Ioannis Kratsiotis, Research Fellow

Dr Xiaoshuang Lin, Lecturer

Ms Alison Mcpherson, Senior Teaching Fellow

Dr Elina Meliou, Senior Lecturer

Dr Zedia Mutema, Teaching Fellow

Dr Uwe Napiersky, Senior Lecturer

Dr Kanimozhi Narayanan, Lecturer

Dr Jude Preston, Lecturer

Dr Claudia Sacramento, Reader

Sukhwinder Salh, Senior Teaching Fellow, International Convenor

Dr Keith Schofield, Associate Dean Future Students and Product Development

Professor Nicholas Theodorakopoulos, Professor

Dr Maryan Zhmatkesh, Teaching Fellow, Student, Recruitment and Outreach Convenor

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

Cansu Caglar, Post-Doctoral Research Associate

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 Politics, History and International Relations Department

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 of the Operations and Information Management Department
+44(0)121 204 5033 - j.knight3@aston.ac.uk

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

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

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

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

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

Judith Moyle, School Support Co-ordinator of Aston Law School
+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 and Planning

Rebecca Daly-Spiers, Planning and 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 and 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 and Assessment Lead - UG
+44(0)121 204  3199 -  c.booth2@aston.ac.uk

Nicola Jones, Examinations and 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 and Assessment Co-ordinator
+44(0)121 204 3688 - g.kissun@aston.ac.uk

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

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

Charis Ashby, Examinations and Assessment Co-ordinator

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

Jagdey Sarai, Examinations and Assessment Co-ordinator

Marie Oatley (maternity leave), Examinations and Assessment Co-ordinator
+44(0)121 204 3403 -  m.oatley@aston.ac.uk

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

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

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

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

Melissa Johnson, Examinations and 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 and Assessments Officer
+44(0)121 204 3115 – d.mcoy@aston.ac.uk

Jamie Smith, Student Support and 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 Co-ordinator
+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 and 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

Wendy Ferris, Enterprise Research Centre Manager
w.ferris@aston.ac.uk 

Faye Oliver, Project Co-ordinator, Aston Programme for Small Business Growth
+44(0)121 204 3170 -  f.oliver2@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

Jessica McMullen, Project Co-ordinator
j.mcmullan@aston.ac.uk

Eugenie Golubova, Research Fellow
e.golubova@aston.ac.uk

Neha Prashar, Research Fellow
n.prashar14@aston.ac.uk

Anastasia Ri, Research Fellow
a.ri@aston.ac.uk

Katherine Rice, BSEEN Enterprise Consultant
k.rice@aston.ac.uk

Chantel Thompson, Marketing and Engagement Manager
c.thompson6@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 Sarah AtkinsResearch Fellow in Forensic Linguistics
s.atkins@aston.ac.uk

Dr Nabanita BasuResearch Associate in Forensic Data Science
n.basu@aston.ac.uk

Dr Lucia BussoPost-doctoral Research in Forensic Linguistics
l.busso@aston.ac.uk

Dr Emily ChiangResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
e.chiang2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Felicity DeamerResearch Fellow in Forensic Linguistics
f.deamer@aston.ac.uk

Professor Lauren DevineDirector of the Centre for Language and Law
l.devine@aston.ac.uk

Professor Tim GrantDirector of the Aston Institute for Forensic Linguistics
t.d.grant@aston.ac.uk

Dr Leigh HarringtonResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
l.harrington@aston.ac.uk

Dr Kate HaworthDirector of the Centre for Spoken Interaction in Legal Contexts
k.haworth@aston.ac.uk 

Dr Krzysztof KredensDirector of the Centre for Forensic Text Analysis
k.j.kredens@aston.ac.uk

Dr Nadia MakouarResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
n.makour@aston.ac.uk

Dr Andrea Mojedano BatelResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
a.mojedanobatel@aston.ac.uk

Dr Ralph MortonResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
r.morton2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Helen NewsomeResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
h.newsome@aston.ac.uk

Dr Geoffrey Stewart MorrisonDirector of the Forensic Speech Science Laboratory
g.s.morrison@aston.ac.uk

Dr Márton PetykóResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
m.petyko@aston.ac.uk

Dr Piotr PezikResearch Associate in Forensic Linguistics
p.pezik@aston.ac.uk

John Pollard, Operations Manager
j.pollard2@aston.ac.uk

Dr Emma RichardsonResearch Fellow in Forensic Linguistics
e.richardson4@aston.ac.uk

Dr Tahmineh TayebiLecturer in Forensic Linguistics
t.tayebi@aston.ac.uk

Dr Philip WeberResearch Fellow in Forensic Data Science
p.weber1@aston.ac.uk 

Poppy Cooke, Research Administrator
p.cooke@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 and 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

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 CREME
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 and Digital Content Coordinator
gunterm1@aston.ac.uk

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