A-Z School directory

Advertising (staff recruitment - see Human Resources below) Patricia MacLaren
Administrative resourcing Heather Keating
Affiliate appointments (see also Honorary appointments below) Patricia MacLaren
Appeals Head of Subject
Applications for postgraduate research study Elison Roberts
Budgets Heather Keating
Building maintenance and repairs Estates & Buildings
Commercial Contracts Heather Keating
Committees (see individual entries under School Management Group, Graduate Studies, Learning and Teaching, Research)  
Complaints Heather Keating
Diary - Head of School Isla Johnston
Disability Officer for the School
Assistant Disability Officer for the School
Gareth Beale
Eileen Ritchie
Employability UG Karin Bowie
Employability PG Lisa Hau
Endowments Heather Keating
Equipment bid Patricia MacLaren
Estates - maintenance Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Estates - resources Heather Keating
Ethics Ben Colburn
Iain Banks
Michael Brady
External examiners - appointment and expenses Heads of Subject
Finance - budgets Heather Keating
Finance - general purchasing (also see General Requisition and Request for Travel and Accommodation) Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Finance - staff expenses claims / Student expenses claims Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Furniture requests Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Gender Equality Officer Michael Brady
Gender Equality Committee Christelle Le Riguer
Head of School Michael Brady 
Head of School Professional Services Heather Keating
Health, Safety & Wellbeing Heather Keating
Honorary appointments (see also Visitors) Patricia MacLaren
Human Resources (initial enquiries) Patricia MacLaren
Internationalisation Officer Christine Whyte
I.T. (support) Arts IT Support
Joint PhD Graduate School
Keys (for staff and student offices) Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Knowledge Transfer Heather Keating
Learning & Teaching Committee Leigh-Ann Dragsnes
Marketing (marketing activity/budgets) Heather Keating

Mobility officers (JYA/Erasmus)

Archaeology - Claudia Glatz
Celtic – Geraldine Parsons
Classics – Costas Panayotakis
Information Studies – Maria Economou
History – Julia McClure
Philosophy - Stephan Leuenberger

Office refurbishment Isabel Jones or Ross Crammond
Performance & Development Review (P&DR - see Human Resources above)  
PGR Committee Christelle Le Riguer
PGT Committee Christelle Le Riguer
PIP (see Programme approval process below)  
Postgraduate Convener (Research) tbc
Postgraduate Convener (Taught) Adele Redhead
Postgraduate Research Student queries (status, funding, progression) Elison Roberts
Postgraduate study space (allocation of School resources) Heather Keating
Programme approval process (undergraduate and postgraduate) Leigh-Ann Dragsnes
Progress Reviews (postgraduate research) Elison Roberts
Project Approval Forms (PAFs - see Research grant management)  
Promotions (see Human Resources above)  
Publicity (see Marketing above)  
Recognition & Reward (see Human Resources above)  
Recruitment (students - see Marketing above)  
Recruitment (staff - see Human Resources above)  
Research Committee Christelle Le Riguer
Research Convener Andrew MacKillop
Research grant management College Research Office
Research leave Patricia MacLaren
Research Project - costings, budgets (see College of Arts)  
Research Project - recruitment Patricia MacLaren
School Engagement Lead David McMenemy
School Management Group Isla Johnston
School Meetings Isla Johnston
School Quality and Enhancement Officer Bryan Pickel
Scholarship availability/School ranking process Elison Roberts
Sickness absence reporting Line manager / Patricia MacLaren
Social media Christelle Le Riguer
Student - course and programme enquiries Programme administrator
Student - data (student numbers, stats etc) Heather Keating
U.K. Borders Agency matters (staff - see Human Resources above)  
U.K. Borders Agency matters (students) Heather Keating
Vivas (postgraduate research) Elison Roberts
Website Christelle Le Riguer


Undergraduate programme administrators


Levels 1+2 and Honours

Sarah Finlayson/
Julie Cairns

arts-ug-archaeology@glasgow.ac.uk   +44 (0)141 330 7778

Celtic and Gaelic

Celtic Civ 1+2

Kirsti-Ann Kerr

+44 (0)141 330 4576

  Gaelic 1+2

Daniel Vince-Archer

+44 (0)141 330 2036

Ruth Burke

+44(0)141 330 4222
Classics Class Civ 1+2
Greek 1+2
Latin 1+2

Eileen Ritchie

+44 (0)141 330 5695


Level 1+2

Sara Murdoch

+44 (0)141 330 2370



Heather Shannon

+44 (0) 141 330 5692

Information Studies Levels 1+2 Kirsti-Ann Kerr

+44 (0)141 330 4576

  Honours Sara Murdoch Sara.Murdoch@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 2370


Levels 1+2 Ruth Burke

+44(0)141 330 4222



Daniel Vince-Archer

+44 (0)141 330 2036

Postgraduate programme administrators

Archaeology (MSc)
Ancient Cultures (MSc)
Classics (MSc)
Museum Studies (MSc)
Information Management and Preservation (MSc)


 Gabriele Bergamelli


+44 (0)141 330 7766

Philosophy (MSc)
History (MSc)
History: War Studies (MSc)
History: Gender History (MSc)

Ashley Brown

+44 (0)141 330 4325

All research programmes (MPhil by Research, MRes, PhD)

Elison Roberts

+44 (0) 141 330 2513

School Management Team

Head of School Professor Ian Forrest
Interim Deputy Head of School
Professor Steven Reid
Interim Head of School Professional Services Mrs Heather Keating
Head of Subject: Archaeology Professor Nicki Whitehouse
Head of Subject: Celtic and Gaelic
Dr Geraldine Parsons
Head of Subject: Classics Dr Lisa Hau
Head of Subject: Information Studies
Professor Sarah Cook 
Head of Subject: History  
Head of Subject: Philosophy Professor Glen Pettigrove
Learning and Teaching Convenor 
Dr Stephen Harrison
Postgraduate Research Convener
Postgraduate Taught Convener Dr Adele Redhead
Research Convenor
Dr Andrew MacKillop
Disability Officer Dr Gareth Beale
Impact and KE Officer Professor Sarah Cook
Gender Equality Officer Professor Michael Brady 
Equality & Diversity Convener tbc
Internationalisation Officer Dr Christine Whyte
School Engagement Officer Dr David McMenemy
Exams Officer Professor Stephan Leuenberger
Quality Assuranve Officer Dr Bryan Pickel
Widening Participation Officer Dr Robert Cowan

Contact us

School of Humanities
University of Glasgow
1 University Gardens
Glasgow G12 8QQ

Email: humanities-enquiries@glasgow.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 141 330 5690

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How to find us

The School of Humanities is housed in several buildings, and our main office is located in room 206, 1 University Gardens - opposite the Main Gate on University Avenue. 

  • Archaeology - Molema Building, Glasgow G12 8QQ
  • Celtic & Gaelic - 3 University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QQ
  • Classics - 65 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LP
  • Information Studies - George Service House, 11 University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QJ
  • History - 1 University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QQ
  • Philosophy - 67 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LP

As parking is limited on the university campus, it is recommended that you arrive by taxi or public transport. There are a number of busses that stop near the Main Building and Kelvinbridge and Hillhead subway stations are both within walking distance of the Adam Smith Business School.

Get directions (also includes accessible routes)

Programme Conveners


Celtic & Gaelic



Information Studies