Officers of the Board of Studies and Directors of Schools

Departmental Officers

Head of Department Helen Smith
Deputy Head of Department Matthew Townend 

Chair, Board of Studies

Geoffrey Wall
Deputy Chair, Board of Studies and Disability Officer
Trev Broughton
Chair, Research Committee Matthew Campbell
Chair, Graduate Research Committee
Claire Chambers
Director of Postgraduate Teaching Adam Kelly
Chair, Teaching Committee Deborah Russell
Admissions Tutor Bryan Radley and Alexandra Kingston-Reese (Acting Autumn 2018)
Deputy Admissions Tutor and Publicity Officer Alexandra Kingston-Reese
Chair, Board of Examiners Nicoletta Asciuto

Chair, Library and IT Sub-Committee

George Younge
Erasmus and Study Abroad Coordinator

James Williams

Careers and Alumni Officer Lydia Zeldenrust
Health and Safety Officer Cathy Moore
Part-Time Tutor Coordinator Jonathan Brockbank
Chair of F. R. Leavis Fund Nicola McDonald

'Writers At York' Coordinator

Michael McCluskey

Norwegian Study Centre Coordinator

Geoffrey Wall

Directors of Research Schools

Modern School

Emilie Morin

Eighteenth Century & Romantics School

Jon Mee

Renaissance School

Kevin Killeen

Medieval School Matt Townend
Elizabeth Tyler

Combined Course Programmes

  Programme Leader Associate Programme Leader
English/History of Art

Alexandra Kingston-Reese (English)

James Boaden (History of Art)
English/History Jim Watt (English) John Cooper (History)
English/Linguistics Matthew Townend (English) Ann Taylor (Linguistics)
English/Philosophy Richard Walsh (English) Peter Lamarque (Philosophy)
English/Politics Nicoletta Asciuto (English) Liam Clegg (Politics)