Faculty of Biological Sciences

School of Biology

Staff Roles

Role Name


Ian Hope

Deputy Director

Paul Knox

PA to Director, and HR contact

Louisa Oates

School Director of Research

Keith Hamer

Director of Student Education

Chris West

School Finance Officer

Gareth Spooner

Research Group Director, CPS

Paul Knox

Research Group Director, E&E

Bill Kunin

Research Group Director, HDD

Glenn McConkey

Admissions Coordinator

Henry Greathead

Athena SWAN rep

Keith Hamer

Equality & Inclusion Lead

Andrew Peel

Ethics Committee rep

Andrew Peel

Examinations Officer

Andrew Peel

FBS IT Steering Committee (Biology) rep

Brendan Davies (Ian Hope to deputise)

Knowledge transfer rep

Katie Field

Library rep

Liz Duncan

Postdoctoral development adviser

Steve Sait

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor

Chris Hassall

Postgraduate Progressions Tutor

Peter Meyer

Programme Managers:



Stefan Kepinski

Ecology/Conservation Biology

Steve Sait


Andrew Cuming


Alison Dunn

Promotions adviser

Alison Dunn