Contact us

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

Tel: +44 (0) 141 330 5690


School Office staff are currently working from home: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

A-Z School directory

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

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) Adam Carter
Postgraduate Convener (Taught) Adele Redhead
Postgraduate Research Student queries (status, funding, progression) Ioulia Kolovou
Postgraduate study space (allocation of School resources) Jenny Hutcheson
Programme approval process (undergraduate and postgraduate) Leigh-Ann Dragsnes
Progress Reviews (postgraduate research) Ioulia Kolovou
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 Melanie Bell
School Meetings Melanie Bell
School Quality and Enhancement Officer Bryan Pickel
Scholarship availability/School ranking process Ioulia Kolovou
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) Jenny Hutcheson
U.K. Borders Agency matters (staff - see Human Resources above)  
U.K. Borders Agency matters (students) Jenny Hutcheson
Vivas (postgraduate research) Ioulia Kolovou
Website Christelle Le Riguer


Undergraduate programme administrators


Levels 1+2 and Honours

Sarah Finlayson/
Julie Cairns   +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
+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 

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

Ashley Thompson
+44 (0)141 330 4325

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

Ioulia Kolovou
+44 (0)141 330 0760

Programme Conveners


Celtic & Gaelic



Information Studies


School Management Team

Head of School Professor Michael Brady Contact
Deputy Head of School
Profesor Karin Bowie Contact
Head of School Professional Services Mrs Jenny Hutcheson Contact
Learning and Teaching Convenor 
Dr Stephen Harrison Contact
PGR Convener
Dr Adam Carter Contact
PGT Convener Dr Adele Redhead Contact
Research Convenor
Dr Andrew MacKillop Contact
Disability Officer Dr Gareth Beale Contact
Impact and KE Officer Professor Sarah Cook Contact
Gender Equality Officer   Contact
Internationalisation Officer Dr Christine Whyte  Contact
School Engagement Officer Dr David McMenemy Contact
Exams Officer Dr Stephan Leuenberger Contact
Widening Participation Officer Dr Robert Cowan Contact
Head of Subject: Archaeology Dr Kenny Brophy Contact
Head of Subject: Celtic and Gaelic
Mr Gilbert MacMillan Contact
Head of Subject: Classics Dr Lisa Hau Contact
Head of Subject: Information Studies
Dr Ian G Anderson Contact
Head of Subject: History Professor Karin Bowie Contact
Head of Subject: Philosophy Dr David Bain Contact

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)