Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts

Staff Profile

Melanie Birch

Postgraduate and Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts Administrator

Background

I am the Postgraduate and Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts 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 at Dilston Physic Garden and the Star and Shadow, am a member of the Newcastle Amnesty International group and am currently studying the Foundation in Herbal Medicine with Heartwood.