School of Modern Languages

Staff Profiles

Aisling Hood

Postgraduate Officer


Roles and Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for all aspects of School level PGT and PGR administration including admissions, supporting PG Board of Studies, Boards of Examiners and facilitating PGR project approval and annual progression.
  • Co-ordinate funding applications and selection processes for ESRC and AHRC studentships in collaboration with academic supervisors
  • Work with University Marketing Teams to support recruitment events and assist with promoting PG programmes and maximising conversion rates.
  • Monitor PGT & PGR student attendance to ensure that UKVI requirements are adhered to.
  • Manage SML social media.


  • BA (Hons) French (University of Reading)
  • City & Guilds Licentiateship Award in Leadership & Management (Senior Support Staff Development Programme, Newcastle University)