School of Humanities
Undergraduate Student Support Office
University of Bristol
11 Woodland Road

Key contacts

School Office - general queries Tel: +44 (0)117 331 7932
Prospective undergraduate (admissions) queries Tel: +44 (0)117 394 1649
Prospective postgraduate taught (admissions) queries Tel: +44 (0)117 394 1649
Prospective postgraduate research (admissions) queries Tel: +44 (0)117 428 2296/7

School and subject staff

Head of School Professor Martyn Powell
School Manager Mr Ross Robinson
School Education Director Dr Kenneth Austin
School Research Director Professor Josie McLellan
Senior Tutor Ms Katie Hackney
Senior Tutor Dr Sarah Serning
Admissions and Recruitment Tutor Dr Edward Holberton
Impact Director Dr Sumita Mukherjee

Heads of subject 2021-22

Classics and Ancient History Professor Esther Eidinow
English Dr Samantha Matthews
History Professor James Thompson
History of Art Professor Simon Shaw-Miller
Religion and Theology Professor Rupert Gethin

Education officers 2021-2022

Centre for Medieval Studies MA Programme Director Dr Benjamin Pohl
Classics and Ancient History Deputy Head of Subject Dr Vanda Zajko
Director of Examinations Dr Silke Knippschild
Director of Teaching Dr Lyndsay Coo
English Director of Teaching Dr Siân Harris
Director of Examinations Dr Rosalind Powell
MA Programme Director Dr Tamsin Badcoe

MA Creative Writing
Programme Director

Dr Mimi Thebo
English Literature & Community Engagement (ELCE) Director of Part-Time Programmes Dr Marie-Annick Gournet
Mrs Helen Thomas-Hughes
History Director of Teaching Dr Sam Hitchmough
Director of Examinations Dr Lucy Donkin
MA Programme Director

Dr Amy Edwards

History of Art Director of Teaching Dr Ann Matchette
  Director of Examinations Dr Peter Dent
  MA Programme Director Professor Mike O'Mahony
Liberal Arts Programme Director Dr Karen Skinazi
  Director of Teaching Dr Amy King / Dr Emily Derbyshire
  Director of Examinations Dr Cleo Hanaway-Oakley
Religion and Theology   Director of Teaching Dr Rita Langer
Director of Examinations  Dr Benedetta Lomi
MA Programme Director Dr David Leech

Office Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 10am-12 noon, 2pm-4pm. 

Wednesday: 10am- 12 noon

Except on University Closure Days

How to find us

You can view the faculty's location and get directions using the University's Google precinct map

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