School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Staff Profile

Daniel Austin

Learning & Teaching Assistant


Roles and Responsibilities 

I am a Learning and Teaching Assistant in the School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, with responsibility for the Biology and Marine Sciences cluster.

I perform administrative duties, pertaining to attendance, PEC forms, DPD transfer forms, and exams. I also liaise with students, academics and other professional services staff, providing administrative support and responding to student and academic queries. 


My responsibilities also include acting as secretary to the Biology and Marine Science Teaching Groups, PEC Committees, and as a facilitator to the Student Staff Committee.

Career History

I joined the School of Natural and Environmental Sciences in 2019. Prior to this I worked as a Tax Advisor at HM Revenue and Customs, specialising in Pay as you Earn Income Tax in Personal Tax Operations.


Education, Qualifications and Achievements

BA (Hons) Combined Honours in History and English Linguistics, Newcastle University