Humanities Research Institute

Staff Profile

Rachel Pattinson

Vital North Partnership Manager


Roles and Responsibilities

The Vital North Partnership is a strategic partnership between Seven Stories and Newcastle University, supported by Arts Council England. The partners share the goal of achieving excellence in the field of children's literature.

I provide project management, development, co-ordination and communication functions to facilitate the Partnership's work. 


Chartered Member (MCLIP) CILIP: The Library and Information Association

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy  (AFHEA) Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Professional associations

Director and Trustee Mortal Fools

Treasurer Youth Libraries Group North East