School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Joanna Hebda

Operations Assistant


Roles and Responsibilities

As Operations Assistant I'm serving as a PA to James Annesley and Lesley Lant, the Secretary to School Executive Board, and Deputy Safety Officer and Risk Coordinator. I also take care of any Estate affairs in the Percy Building, help organising events, and support the Workload process along other tasks.


M.A. in English Studies and Culture Studies

Previous Positions

Prior to my role at Newcastle University, I worked at RNIB and served as Faculty Assistant at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences in SWPS University in Warsaw. I joined the SELLL team in October 2017.

In my free time I enjoy hiking, climbing, aerial arts, and being near any swimmable body of water. I also have a more than extensive knowledge of burger joints and pizza places around Newcastle.