School of Dental Sciences

Principal Officers

Head of School

Professor Justin Durham
Head, School of Dental Sciences. Professor of Orofacial Pain & Hon. Consultant Oral Surgeon.

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School Manager

Jill Smith
School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8682

Deputy School Manager

Jill Lloyd
Deputy School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3655

Director of Dental Education

Professor Janice Ellis
Professor of Dental Education

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8198

Director of Research

Dr Chris Vernazza
Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8396

Director of Admissions

Dr Richard Holmes
Senior Lecturer / Hon. Consultant in Dental Public Health

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Director of Engagement

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Director of Equality Diversity and Inclusion

Dr Hawa Fathi
Lecturer in Dental Materials and Technology; School Director of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

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Telephone: +441912088529

Director of Student Support and Progress

Professor John Whitworth
Professor of Endodontology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7825

Degree Programme Director BDS

Dr Paula Waterhouse
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7353

Degree Programme Director BSc

Dr Richard Holmes
Senior Lecturer / Hon. Consultant in Dental Public Health

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Clinical Director

Dr Ben Cole
Associate Clinical Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8249

Director Postgraduate Taught Programmes

Professor Giles McCracken
Professor of Restorative Dentistry

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8194

Regional Research Student Advisor

Dr Ralf Kist
Lecturer in Oral Biology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8390