School of History, Classics and Archaeology

By Role

Staff by Role

Head of School

Professor Sam Turner
Professor of Archaeology / Head of School / Director, McCord Centre

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8110

Administrative and Technical

Georgia Balston
Programme Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5429

Elizabeth Bell
Research Support Officer

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2085314

Barbara Cochrane
School Manager

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 5547

Janice Cummin
Personal Assistant to Head of School

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6470

Leigh Denley
Module Liaison Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3956

Sandra Fletcher
Postgraduate and Postgraduate Admissions Secretary (General Enquiries)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7966

Claire Holden
Finance Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6542

Rachel Nesbitt
Teaching and Learning Coordinator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6614

Dr Brianne Preston
Clerical Assistant

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7844

Emma Rutter
Programme Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6478

Sajidah Saleem
Programme Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 20 85410

Academic

Dr Joan Allen
Senior Lecturer in Modern British History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6701

Dr Jonathan Andrews
Reader in the History of Psychiatry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5756

Dr Scott Ashley
Lecturer in Medieval History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5075

Dr Bruce Baker
Lecturer in Modern American History

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3636

Dr Claudia Baldoli
Senior Lecturer in European History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5755

Dr Willow Berridge
Lecturer in History

Professor Helen Berry
Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Professor of British History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5562

Professor Jeremy Boulton
Professor of Urban History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6492

Dr Claire Brewster
Senior Lecturer in Latin American History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5597

Dr Keith Brewster
Senior Lecturer in Latin American History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5080

John Burke
Teaching Assistant

Dr Fergus Campbell
Reader in Social & Cultural History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6694

Dr Sarah Campbell
Lecturer in British/Irish History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7842

Dr Nicola Clarke
Lecturer in the History of the Islamic World

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Dr Simon Corcoran
Lecturer in Ancient History

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Dr David Creese
Lecturer in Classics; Head of Classics & Ancient History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6473

Dr Robert Dale
Lecturer in Russian History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7853

Dr Andrea Dolfini
Senior Lecturer in Later Prehistory

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3402

Dr Martin Farr
Senior Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary British History

Email:
Telephone: Office (+44) (0) 191 208 5077; mobile (+44) (0) 7939 227 631

Dr Chris Fowler
Senior Lecturer in Later Prehistoric Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5759

Dr Philip Garrett
Lecturer in Japanese History

Email:
Telephone: 85760

Dr James Gerrard
Lecturer in Roman Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5502

Dr Myra Giesen
Visiting Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7844

Dr Patrick Gleeson
Lecturer in Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6490

Professor Susan-Mary Grant
Prof of American History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8588

Dr Rachel Hammersley
Senior Lecturer in Intellectual History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6698

Dr Jan Harding
Senior Lecturer in Later Prehistory

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7841

Professor Ian Haynes
Professor of Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7847

Dr Matthew Haysom
Lecturer Ancient History & Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2224

Dr Violetta Hionidou
Head of History, Senior Lecturer in Modern European History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5741

Dr John Holton
Lecturer in Ancient History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3132

Dr Benjamin Houston
Senior Lecturer in Modern US History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7919

Dr Mark Jackson
Lecturer in Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5240

Professor Tim Kirk
Professor of European History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5078

Dr Joseph Lawson
Lecturer in Modern Chinese History

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7848

Dr Emmet Marron
Marie Sklodowska-Curie

Dr Adam Morton
Lecturer in the History of Britain

Email:
Telephone: 01912085471

Dr Matt Perry
Reader in Labour History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7977

Dr Susanna Phillippo
Senior Lecturer in Classics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5723

Dr Alejandro Quiroga
Reader in Spanish History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3553

Dr Luc Racaut
Lecturer in History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8614

Anne Redgate
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6697

Dr Thomas Rütten
Reader in the History of Medicine

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3547

Dr Federico Santangelo
Senior Lecturer in Ancient History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7978

Professor David Saunders
Professor of Russian history

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6493

Dr Felix Schulz
Senior Lecturer in Mod European History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6466

Dr Samiksha Sehrawat
Lecturer in the History of Medicine and South Asia

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8262

Dr Lisa-Marie Shillito
Lecturer in Landscape Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: 01912082226

Dr Joseph Skinner
Lecturer in Ancient Greek History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8996

Dr Rowland Smith
Lecturer in Ancient History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5057

Dr Annie Tindley
Senior Lecturer (19th Century British)

Professor Sam Turner
Professor of Archaeology / Head of School / Director, McCord Centre

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8110

Dr Jane Webster
Senior Lecturer in Historical Archaeology and Head of Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7575

Professor Jakob Wisse
Professor of Latin Language & Literature

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7974

Teaching

Dr Craig Armstrong
Teaching Assistant (History)

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7844

Dr Chris Bannister
Visiting Fellow

Alan Beale
Teacher

Dr Willow Berridge
Lecturer in History

Richard Carlton
Visiting Fellow in Archaeology

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Telephone: c/o 0191 2730777

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Dr Don Miller
Teaching Fellow in Greek and Roman History

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7970

Dr Gwenda Morgan
Strategic Research Adviser

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5598

Colm O'Brien
Visiting Fellow (Archaeology)

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Dr Sally Waite
Teaching Fellow in Classics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5330

Research

Dr Francesco Carrer
Research Associate

Dr Rob Collins
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3125

Dr Katie East
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow

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Graham Fairclough
Principal Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7844

Dr Cristiano Iaia
Marie Slodowska-Curie Fellow

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Dr Tatiana Ivleva
Marie Slodowska-Curie Fellow

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Dr Stelios Lekakis
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2203

Dr Emmet Marron
Marie Sklodowska-Curie

Dr Caron Newman
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7846

Alex Turner
Research Associate (Archaeology)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3444

Dr Gunder Varinlioglu
British Academy Newton Advanced Fellow

Visiting Staff

Dr Oscar Aldred
Visiting Fellow

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Professor Tim Barmby
Visiting Professor in Economic History

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Dr Richard Bayliss
Visiting Lecturer in Archaeology


Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7844

Professor Anthony Birley
Visiting Professor

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7844

Richard Carlton
Visiting Fellow in Archaeology

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 2730777

Dr Francesco Carrer
Research Associate

Dr John Charlton
Visiting Fellow in History

Dr Katie East
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow

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Graham Fairclough
Principal Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: c/o 0191 208 7844

Dr Kevin Greene
Visiting Fellow (Archaeology)

Dr Cristiano Iaia
Marie Slodowska-Curie Fellow

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Dr Tatiana Ivleva
Marie Slodowska-Curie Fellow

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Dr Stelios Lekakis
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2203

Colm O'Brien
Visiting Fellow (Archaeology)

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Telephone: c/o (0191) 208 7844

Teresa Saunders
Guest Member of Staff (Classics)

Professor Philip van der Eijk
Visiting Research Professor of Greek

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Dr Gunder Varinlioglu
British Academy Newton Advanced Fellow

Professor Anthony Woodman
Visiting Professor

Emeritus

Emeritus Professor Robert Moore
Strategic Research Adviser