Administrative, related and research support staff

All telephone numbers have the York (01904) dialling code.

Administrative and related

Administrative and Related staff

NamePositionRoomTelephoneEmail address
Dr Helen Coombs  Departmental Manager C/A121  322501
Nick Abbott  Undergraduate support and Admissions C/B129


Gregg Addicott

Undergraduate & Teaching Laboratories Administrator C/F010 & C/A109


Matthew Badham

Chemistry Administration Manager C/A136


Kate Ball

YSBL Group Administrator B/K157

Katy Brooke Marketing and Events Administrator (Green Chemistry) C/F117B 324477
Rachel Crooks  Graduate Office Administrator C/A142  324077
Madeline Crosswaite Programme Evaluator (CIEC) C/B013 322562
Alice Duckett Graduate Office Manager C/A142  324544 
Sue Dunkerley HR Administrator C/A121 322716
Jo Eastwood  Administrative Assistant (Head of Department's Office) C/A121  322500 
Alison Edmonds Administrator (Green Chemistry) C/F117B 322567 
Sarah Harper Undergraduate Office Administrative Assistant C/A109 323022
Jane Harrison Administrative Assistant (YSBL) B/K157 328259
Kay Hollis  Undergraduate Office C/A111 324182 
Jenny Hudson-Bell Administrator (National Centre for Atmospheric Science and Chemistry Research Office) C/G124 322609 
Dr Leonie Jones Employability and Diversity Officer C/A131 324478
Lisa Mayer Undergraduate Student Experience Administrator C/B129 & C/A113 325899/322512 
Janet Milner  Undergraduate Office  C/A111 324182 
Lyndsay Muschamp  Administrator (Centre for Hyperpolarisation in Magnetic Resonance) CHM/005  328886 
Sophie Palmer Administrator (Green Chemistry) C/F117B 324970
Katrina Sayer Student Experience Manager C/B129 322545 
Fiona Shaw Research Support Officer C/A134 321157
Darren Spillett Undergraduate Assessment Administrator C/A119A 322512
Sharon Stewart Graduate School Administrator C/A142 323327/322576
Katie Stott Administrative Assistant (Undergraduate Admissions and Undergraduate Office) C/A111 & C/A109 322512/324079
Christina Surdhar Receptionist Reception 322529 
Rana Torsun CIEC Administrator C/B013 322523 
Robert Wood  Safety & Operations Administrator C/A133  322511 
Denise Woodhouse Administrator (Centre for Hyperpolarisation in Magnetic Resonance) CHM/005 328886


NamePositionRoomTelephoneEmail address
Isabel Jones (Depika Lakhaney Maternity Leave) Management Accountant C/A144 322678
Abigail Leng  Finance Officer C/A136 322515 

Research support staff

Research support staff

NamePositionRoomTelephoneEmail address
Adrian Kybett National Centre for Atmospheric Science  C/G116 324754
Janice Lofthouse EU Research Project Manager in Green C/F109 324550
Rob McElroy RenewChem Project Manager C/F109 324527
Fiona Shaw Research Support Officer C/A134 321157
Louise Summerton Green Chemistry C/F109 324546

Administrative group email addresses

These email addresses may be used to direct information at the relevant administrators.

NameEmail addressTargetIT account
Head of Department's Office Jo Eastwood, Helen Coombs and Sue Dunkerley chem545
Board of Studies Janet Milner and Kay Hollis chem546
Chemistry Communications Christina Surdhar chem580
Chemical Industries Education Centre Rana Torsun chem29
Demonstrating Alice Duckett, Rachel Crooks and Sharon Stewart chem537
Examinations Lisa Mayer and Katrina Sayer chem519
Graduate School  Alice Duckett, Rachel Crooks and Sharon Stewart misc40
Green Chemistry Katy Brooke, Alison Edmonds and Sophie Palmer chem579
Operations Manager Rob Wood and Simon Breeden chem530
Outreach Lisa Mayer and Annie Hodgson chem538
Photocopying Lisa Mayer and Nick Abbott chem570
Safety Moray Stark, Jing Wood and Rob Wood chem531
Undergraduate Admissions Katrina Sayer, Lisa Mayer and Nick Abbott chem78
Undergraduate Office Janet Milner and Kay Hollis chem540
Undergraduate Support Kay Hollis, Janet Milner  chem555
Visiting Undergraduate Students John Slattery chem557
York Structural Biology Lab Admin Jane Harrison, Kate Ball chem571