School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Melanie Birch

Marketing, Events and Postgraduate Administrator

Background

I am the Marketing, Events and Postgraduate Administrator at the School of English Literature, Language & Linguistics.

Educational qualifications include:

  • BSc (Hons) in Social Policy and Politics (Bristol University)
  • MA in Cultural Event Management (Northumbria University)
  • HNC in Graphic Design (Newcastle College)
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma (Newcastle College)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Administration, Management and Leadership (Association of University Administrators & Nottingham Trent University)

I volunteer as a youth worker at Scotswood Community Garden, and as a gardener at Ouseburn City Farm and Dilston Physic Garden.  I am a member of the Newcastle Amnesty International group.