School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Staff Profile

Amanda Fraser

School Office Coordinator


I joined the School of Natural and Environmental Sciences in January 2019 after working 17 years within civil service.

As School Office Coordinator, my role is to manage and co-ordinate the school office with particular emphasis on Equality, diversity & Inclusion, also business & engagement activities.

Manage the PDR, promotions and work load model processes on behalf of the Operations Manager and to support the School’s diversity agenda, including Athena SWAN accreditation

I manage a team of professional services staff to ensure the highest level of support is provided at all times to a wide range of activities.


Career History:

2002 - 2019: Department for Works and Pensions

Roles included: Managing a team representing DWP at tribunal hearings as part of customer appeals journey. I managed Fraud and Error teams identifying and reporting levels of incorrect benefits. I have led National recruitment projects, Business Engagement with stakeholders, project management, process reviews & Learning and Development lead for colleagues looking to progress.

I am a Mental Health First Aider