School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Staff Profile

Louise Hurst

Learning and Teaching Manager




My role is to provide a comprehensive professional support service to the School Manager and senior management team specifically for our learning and teaching activities.  I manage all learning, teaching, student experience, quality assurance and assessment to meet the strategic objectives of the School, Faculty and University.  This includes leading the L&T team and working closely with the Director of Excellence in Teaching and Learning and other key members of the school governance team. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain efficient support structures within the Learning and Teaching area
  • Strategic planning re TEF and quality assurance requirements
  • Attendance monitoring
  • Admissions
  • Lead and develop the learning and teaching administration team


AURORA Development Programme 2016

Participant in Research Administrators Awareness Programme 2014

Undertook NU Chameleon project in 2012 (first cohort)

I completed the Association of Business Schools Development Programme for Senior Managers (DPSAM) in 2007

BA (Hons) Business Administration 

Other interests

Parent Governor at Clover Hill Community Primary School since Sept 2016