Staff Directory

College Centre

College Deans

Strategy and Administration

  • Ms Aman Gill (Director of Operations)
  • Mrs Donna Wheat (Quality Officer)
  • Ms Helen Ordidge (Student Engagement Officer) 
  • Tejinder Malhi (College Finance Business Partner)
  • Ms Joanne Elsmore (College HR Business Partner)            
  • Katy Lewis (Marketing Manager)
  • Elizabeth (Libby) (Marketing Officer)
  • Purbani Chakrabarti (Strategic Funding Manager)

Taught Programmes Team

Academic & Research Team

  • Mr Stuart Rose (Academic and Research Team Manager)

         Academic Support

  • Mrs Ranjit Judge (Academic Support Team Leader)
  • Mrs Kanchan Patel (Academic Support Administrator - CS/EEE/Maths)
  • Mrs Jo Reid (Academic Support Administrator - AFC/APEC/MBD)
  • Mrs Charmaine Senior (Academic Support Administrator - CE/CEAC/ESSCM)

         Research Support

  • Dr Emma Estevez (Research Support Team Leader)
  • Mr John Leigh (Research Project Administrator)
  • Ms Jenneka Pope (Research Support Assistant)
  • Ms Polina Zelmanova (Research Support Assistant)

Aston Professional Engineering Centre (APEC) Team

  • Mrs Carol Winder (Professional Engineering Manager)
  • Mr Adhiraj Banerjee (Programmes Officer)
  • Ms Olive Burke (STEM Up Project Officer)
  • Ms Sarah Craney (Programmes Officer)
  • Mr Gregg Smith (Programmes Officer)
  • Mrs Anita Suman (Programmes Officer)

School of Digital Engineering

Computer Science

Department Members

Administration Team

  • Mrs Carol Browne (Undergraduate Taught Programme Administrator)
  • Ms Nishath Hussain (Postgraduate Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Kanchan Patel (Academic Support Administrator)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Ms Chloé Ann Alsop (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr John Connor Rego (Postgraduate Research Student)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Department Members

Administration Team

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Rana Ahmad Bilal Khalid (Research Student)
  • Juan Ignacio Cadiz Miranda (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Nelson Castro Salgado (Research Student)
  • Shouqi Zhang (Postgraduate Research Student)

Mathematics

Department Members


Administration Team

 

School of Infrastructure and Sustainable Engineering

Head of School - Professor Paul Topham

Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry

Department Members

Administration Team

  • Ms Nishath Hussain (Postgraduate Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Charmaine Senior (Academic Support Administrator)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Sreemoyee Chowdhury (Research Student)
  • Mr Brad Coward (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Benjamin Dages (Research Student)
  • Mr Bawan Hadad (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Ali Hana Khanom (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Georgia Maitland (Research Student)
  • Marta Maso Martinez (Research Student - EBRI) 
  • Muhammad Nauman Khan (Research Student - EBRI)
  • Mr Batista Clyde-Tjeodore Nguimous (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Anisha Patel (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Goutham Ponnusamy (Research Student - EBRI) 
  • Filipe Goncalves Sarmento (Research Student)
Civil Engineering

Department Members

Administration Team

  • Ms Margaret Ebanks (Undergraduate Taught Programme Administrator)
  • Ms Nishath Hussain (Postgraduate Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Charmaine Senior (Academic Support Administrator)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Daniel Twum Addae (Research Student) 
  • Tasmia Azim (Research Student)
  • Zeina Abdul Aziz (Research Student)
  • Mr Aniruddha Chopadekar (Research Student)
  • Sina Fadaie Sestelani (Research Student)
  • Vikas V Pai (Research Student)
  • Ms Tayebeh Soltanighias (Research Student)
  • Mr Hanyu Zhang (Research Student)
Engineering Systems and Supply Chain Management

Department Members

Administration Team

  • Ms Margaret Ebanks (Undergraduate Taught Programme Administrator)
  • Ms Nishath Hussain (Postgraduate Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Charmaine Senior (Academic Support Administrator)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Sreemoyee Chowdhury (Research Student)
  • Filipe Goncalves Sarmento (Research Student)

 

School of Engineering and Technology 

Head of School - Dr Laura Leslie

Aston Foundation Centre

Department Members

  • Dr Darren Campbell (Head of Aston Foundation Centre, Teaching Fellow)
  • Dr Sarah Alexander (Teaching Fellow)
  • Dr Rebecca Broadbent (Teaching Fellow)
  • Mr Nasir Bello (Teaching Fellow)
  • Dr Sarah Carnell (Teaching Assistant)
  • Mr Tom Davenport (Teaching Fellow) 
  • Ms Debjani Goswami (Teaching Fellow)
  • Ms Ana Kyoseva (Teaching Fellow)
  • Dr Amy Patten (Teaching Fellow)
  • Mr John Steane (Teaching Fellow)

Administration Team

  • Mrs Caroline O'Hara (Foundation Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Jo Reid (Academic Support Administrator) 
Aston Professional Engineering Centre

Management Team

Professional Services Team

  • Mr Adhiraj Banerjee (Programmes Officer)
  • Mrs Olive Burke (STEM Up Project Officer)
  • Ms Sarah Craney (Programmes Officer)
  • Mr Gregg Smith (Programmes Officer)
  • Mrs Anita Suman (Programmes Officer)

 

  • Mrs Jo Reid (Academic Support Administrator)

Programme Directors

APEC Staff

 

Mechanical, Biomedical and Design Engineering

Department Members

Administration Team

  • Ms Nishath Hussain (Postgraduate Programme Administrator)
  • Mr Michael Northwood (Undergraduate Taught Programme Administrator)
  • Mrs Jo Reid (Academic Support Administrator)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Mr Mehul Chauhan (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Amy Harrison (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Joshua Lowe (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Isotta Rigoni (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Ajitesh Sharma (Postgraduate Research Student)

 

Research Institutes 

Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies

Academic / Research Staff

 

Professional / Technical / Administrative Staff

  • Dr Valentina Barker (Project Manager)
  • Ms Nadira Begum (Research Administrator)
  • Ms Christiane Doering-Saad (EC Project Management Coordinator AIPT)
  • Ms Tetyana Gordienko (Research Administrator)
  • Mr Martin Grant (Project Manager)
  • Ms Tatiana Kilina (AIPT Manager for EU Projects, Research & Communication)
  • Ms Nataliia Manuilovich (Project Manager)
  • Ms Swaroopa Mucheli-sudhakar (Technician)
  • Dr Martina Pasini (Project Manager)
  • Ms Adriana Svetozarova (Project Manager)
  • Dr Kirill Tokmakov (Technician)
  • Ms Karola Woods (Project Manager)

 

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Ms Arooj (Postgraduate Research Student, Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Rana Khalid (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Mahmood Abu Romoh (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Mike Anderson (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Diego Argüello Ron (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Ms Maria Bastamova (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Aisha Bibi (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Stepan Bogdanov (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Nelson Castro Salgado (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Peiyun Cheng (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Aleksandr Donodin (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Pedro Freire (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Ms Diana Galiakhmetova (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Nasir Garba Bello (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Gabriella Gardosi (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Pratim Hazarika (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Long Hoang Nguyen (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Mohammad Hosseini (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr James Stewart Walley Huges (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Saqib Khan (Postgraduate Research Student, Early Career Researcher)
  • Mr Igor Kudelin (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Yang Lu (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Vladislav Neskorniuk (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Ms Karina Nurlybayeva (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Ray Paulami (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Alberto Rodríguez Cuevas (Postgraduate Research Student, Early Stage Researcher in European Training Network Doctorate - Project MEFISTA)
  • Ms Namita Sahoo (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Egor Sedov (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Atif Syed Igrar (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Victor Vassiliev (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Career Researcher)
  • Ms Qing Yang (Postgraduate Research Student, Marie Curie Research Fellow  - Project MEFISTA)
  • Mr Sajid Zaki (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Marie Zandi (Postgraduate Research Student)
Aston Institute for Urban Technologies and the Environment

Academic / Research Staff

Professional / Technical / Administrative Staff

  • Mr Paul Gretton (Senior Project Manager)
  • Ms Gosia Dzierdzikowska (Project Administrator)
  • Ms Renia Gkountiou (Additive Manufacturing Technician)
  • Mr William Utting (Design and Additive Manufacturing Engineer)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Mr Ahmad Atif Fikri (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Aman Soni (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Anna Stefani (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Belema Prince Alalibo (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Daniel Rodriguez-Criado (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr David-Michael Roberts (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Debjani Goswami (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Dirichukwu Goodluck Oguzie (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Eman Omairey (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Abdelnasir Omran (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Gabriella Gardosi (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Handsome Banda (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Huma Samin (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Jacob Sharp (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Jodie Sylvia May Ashford (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Jomar Alcantara (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Jordan James Bird (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Karl Lydon (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Lewis Blackburn (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Michael George Pritchard (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Muhammad Moid Khalid Khan (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Muhammad Wahid-UL Zaman (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Namita Sahoo (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Nikita Visencuk Visenko (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Parastou Shahid Zadeh (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Renato Barros (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Robert Harrison (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Saied Salehi Zanjani (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Semiu Dolapo Salawu (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Shadi Fathi (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Thomas Patrick Carr (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Yazan Mahmoud Al-Wreikat (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Yingyi Kuang (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Yohan Engineer (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Zezhong Wang (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Zhi Qiao (Postgraduate Research Student)
Energy and Bioproducts Research Institute

Academic and Research Staff

 

Professional, Technical and Administrative Staff

  • Ms Maria Aina (Knowledge Exchange Associate)
  • Dr Kinana Aliko (ERDF Project, Bussines Research Associate)
  • Ms Alanna Boden (Research Project Manager)
  • Dr Jinesh Cherukkattu Manayil (Laboratory Technician)
  • Dr Benjamin Fryer (Research Assistant)
  • Mr Vitor Furlong (Knowledge Exchange Associate)
  • Mrs Rebecca Fothergill (Stakeholder Engagement Manager)
  • Ms Catriona Heaton (Supergen Stakeholder Relations Manager)
  • Mr Tim Miller (Research Engagement Director)
  • Mr Benjamin Mullins (Digital Marketing Officer ERDF Project)
  • Mr Durga Prasad (Industry Engagement Officer)
  • Mr Joao Santos (Knowledge Exchange Associate)
  • Dr Clara Serrano (Plant Manager)
  • Mr Daniel Taylor (Stakeholder Engagement Manager for COP26)
  • Ms Irene Watkinson (ERDF Project Marketing and Communications Manager)
  • Ms Emma Wylde (Supergen Hub Research Project Manager)

Postgraduate Research Students

  • Mr Ahmed-Noor Abdillah (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Ifeoluwa Akande (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Muhammad Nauman Ahmad Khan (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Sarah Asplin (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Carmen Hierro Iglesias (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Regina Hoi Man Siu (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Mohammed Johirul Islam (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Marta Maso Martinez (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Christopher Michael Thomas (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Omar Mohammad (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Batista Clyde-Tjeodore Nguimous (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Prince Anthony Okoro (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Morenike Peters (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Mpho Thabang Rapoo (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Michael R Rawlins (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Mr Filipe Rego (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Zeinab Zandieh (Postgraduate Research Student)
  • Ms Jiaojiao Zheng (Postgraduate Research Student)