Staff

Professional Services

Mr Ahluwalia

Mr Stefano Ahluwalia

Assistant Laboratory Technician

Miss Alimadadi

Miss Leila Alimadadi

School Administrator, HR Support
Leila provides HR support for staff within the School of Engineering and Materials Science, particularly in regards to recruitment support.
+44 (0)20 7882 8732     

Dr Bailey

Dr Russell Bailey
PhD, FRMS, T/SI

Analytical Laboratories Manager
Safety Coordinator
Oversees the technical support provision within the analytical laboratories of the school. Facilitates support for research and teaching, in line with the university’s long-term strategic objectives. Primary areas of expertise are electron and scanning probe microscopies, and mechanical testing.
+44 (0)20 7882 8468     

Mr Blagden

Mr Crawford Blagden

Industrial Experience Manager
Secures the maximum number of one year industrial placements for Engineering and Materials Science students; administrates and monitors the placement scheme; and builds and manages industrial relationships for the benefit of the School and student careers support. Builds relationships with alumni to foster industrial placement opportunities and links with the School. Also support employers and students interested in shorter vacation work experience opportunities as well as other graduate and postgraduate careers opportunities and industrial visits.
+44 (0)20 7882 8743     

Ms Coffey

Ms Julia Coffey

Organ on a Chip Network Administrator
+44 (0)20 7882 6994     

Mr Das

Mr Bijoy Das

Student Enquires Administrator

Mrs Dawes

Mrs Jackie Dawes

School Manager
The School Manager leads the Professional Services team, including Technical staff and Teaching Associates, to deliver on all operational aspects of the School.
+44 (0)20 7882 8737     

Dr Di Federico

Dr Erica Di Federico
PhD

Mechanical Testing Technician
Provides comprehensive technical support for the mechanical testing facilities for academic staff, postgraduate, and undergraduate students within the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. This comprises supporting appropriate research projects, managing contract testing and assisting with practical classes, demonstrations and in the development of prototypes and experimental equipment for teaching and research. Responsible for the operation and upkeep of the materials processing and mechanical testing laboratories. Responsible for the instruction, guidance, and supervision of staff and students in the use of laboratory equipment and techniques as appropriate.
+44 (0)20 7882 5054     

Miss Dias

Miss Sandra Dias

Undergraduate and Taught Postgraduate Officer
Provides professional support for all taught students and staff in the School of Engineering and Materials Science. Sandra is responsible for timetabling all lectures, vivas and laboratories, supporting the examinations process including exam boards, coursework collection, managing the front of house service of the School Office and supervising the work of the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Administrator.
+44 (0)20 7882 8742     

Mr Duggan

Mr Nick Duggan

Workshop Technician
I'm a mechanical production engineer with many years experience in all aspects of mechanical maintenance, manufacture and workshop practice. I have wide experience in working on a range of equipment and plant in the chemical, process and mechanical engineering fields, specifically those in research, teaching and pilot plants.
+44 (0)20 7882 6836     

Ms Ghanma

Ms Dina Ghanma

Teaching & Scholarship Support Assistant

Miss Goodey

Miss Katie Goodey

PA To Head of School & Finance Officer
I provide comprehensive secretarial and administrative support to the Head of School and when required, the School Manager and other members of the School Management Team. In addition I work as part of the School Finance team by raising Purchase Order requisitions and goods receipting items received, whilst complying with all financial regulations.
+44 (0)207 882 8870     

Dr Gridley

Dr Benjamin Gridley
MChem, PhD

Technical Facilities Manager
+44 (0)20 7882 8740     

Mr Haigh

Mr Robert Haigh

Faculty Health & Safety Manager

Dr Hakobyan

Dr Shoghik Hakobyan
PhD

Materials Characterisation Technician
+44 (0)20 7882 3119     

Mr Hills

Mr Jonathon Hills

Research Manager
To be responsible for the effective management of activities requiring research support and to be involved with the development and implementation of the School?s Research Strategy.
+44 (0)20 7882 8730     

Mr Ife

Mr Dennis Ife

Mechanical Workshop Manager
Provides comprehensive technical support for staff and students in the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. Responsible for the operation and upkeep of the laboratory areas of CAD-CAM. Responsible for the instruction, guidance and supervision of staff and students in the use of laboratory equipment and techniques as appropriate.
+44 (0)20 7882 6383     

Mrs Kwaku

Mrs Vicky Kwaku
BSc

Outreach and Recruitment Officer
To deliver outreach and recruitment activities for SEMS and to support the activities in the UG admissions process.

Dr Lacerda

Dr Armando Lacerda
PhD

Research Laboratories Manager
Safety Coordinator
+44 (0)20 7882 7461     

Mrs Langbridge

Mrs Marian Langbridge

Admissions Manager
To manage the area of undergraduate and taught postgraduate applications and admissions process for the School of Engineering and Materials Science to ensure recruitment of the best possible students. I am responsible for the application process from receiving applications to making decisions and am happy to answer any questions or queries you may have regarding the application process.

Miss Lejeune

Miss Madeleine Lejeune
BA (Hons), PG Dip

Secretary / Administrator
I am secretary to Professor Colin Humphreys and office administrator in SEMs. I also assist with HR, finance and facilities management.
+44 (0)20 7882 8731     

Mr Leo

Mr Maurizio Leo

Laboratory Techinician (Materials Processing)
+44 (0)20 7882 2776     

Mr Llwellyn

Mr Jon Llwellyn

Finance Manager
Supporting the School Manager and Head of School to control and manage School budgets, and providing advice and guidance to Academics and other staff on all finance-related issues.
+44 (0)20 7882 8727     

Ms Ma

Ms Jun Ma
BSc, MSc, MPhil

Laboratory Technician
Provides comprehensive technical support for staff and students in the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. To be responsible for the operation and upkeep of the laboratory area of Instrumentation. Responsible for the instruction, guidance and supervision of staff and students in the use of laboratory equipment and techniques as appropriate.
+44 (0)20 7882 5057     

Mr McDonald

Mr Andrew McDonald

Mechanical Workshop Technician
Apprentice trained mechanical engineer providing support to students and staff in manufacturing and CAD/CAM processes.

Mr Minhas

Mr Gurjeet Minhas

Student Recruitment & Marketing Manager

Mr Neighbour

Mr Danny Neighbour
BSc,MSc,CEng MIEE

Laboratory Technician
Provides comprehensive technical support for staff and students in the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. To be responsible for the operation and upkeep of the laboratory areas of Robotics and Servo PBL. Responsible for the instruction, guidance and supervision of staff and students in the use of laboratory equipment and techniques as appropriate.
+44 (0)20 7882 5056     

Ms Nikabs

Ms Maame Nikabs

Teaching & Scholarship Support Assistant

Miss Peluso-White

Miss Daniella Peluso-White

Taught Programmes Manager
The Taught Programmes Manager has overall operational responsibility for all aspects of the student journey from admissions through to graduation as well as providing line management to the student experience and admissions team.
020 7882 6760     

Mr Rainey

Mr Colin Rainey

PGR Programmes Coordinator
Colin provides support for SEMS PhD students and oversees the administration of PGR Programmes within the School.

Dr Santagiuliana

Dr Giovanni Santagiuliana
BSc, MSc, PhD

Polymer Research Manager
Thermoplastic polymer processing, nanocomposites, graphene-based composites, materials characterisation, analytical modelling, materials and products development, cycling
+44 (0)20 7882 2792     

Mrs Scotti

Mrs Iwona Scotti
MSc

Procurement Technician

Mr Searles

Mr James Searles

Mechanical Workshop Technician
I have 20 years experience in the manufacturing industry primarily in the f1 and aerospace industry

Dr Whiteley

Dr Richard Whiteley
MEng, DPhil

XRD Characterisation Technician
Provides comprehensive technical support for staff and students in the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. Responsible for the operation and upkeep of the X-Ray Diffraction Facility. Responsible for the instruction, guidance and supervision of staff and students in the use of laboratory equipment and techniques as appropriate.
+44 (0)20 7882 6379     

Dr Wu

Dr Dongsheng Wu
PhD

Laboratory Technician - Imaging
Provides comprehensive technical support for staff and students in the School to enable the achievement of teaching and research aims and objectives. Responsible for the operation and upkeep of the laboratory area Imaging. Responsible for the instruction, guidance and supervision of staff and students in the use of Confocal microscope, Multiphoton microscope, Spinning Disk microscope, Super-resolution microscope, Epifluorescence microscope, and in performing projects associated with genetic modification.
+44 (0)20 7882 5051     

Ms Zhang

Ms Wei Zhang

Finance Officer
Provides support for the financial activity of the School through the provision of an efficient purchasing and accounts service. Source of advice and information within the School about matters regarding best financial practice and use of the College financial procedures. Contributes to the preparation of financial analyses for School Management. Advises staff on best practice for financial matters. Supports the financial aspects of research grant activity for the School.
+44 (0)20 7882 8728