Meet The Team

AHEAD Management and Delivery Team


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Professor Catherine Fletcher

Professor • History, Politics & Philosophy

Christopher Fox

Faculty Director of Research

Arts & Humanities

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Esther Lisk-Carew


Engagement Co-ordinator

Arts & Humanities

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Helen Darby

Research Impact & Engagement Manager

Arts & Humanities

Jess Edwards

Head of Department • English

Josh Edelman

Reader • Art & Performance

Professor Kirsty Fairclough

Professor • SODA

School of Digital Arts

Rachel Coldwell

Head of Marketing (Creative & Culture)

Professor Rob Drummond

Professor • Languages, Information & Communications