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Laura McGill

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IGDC Administrator, Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC)

Laura has primary responsibility for the management and co-ordination of all administrative services across the Centre. She is the main point of contact for all enquiries and is responsible for the general day-to-day running of the Centre.

As well as providing effective and efficient administrative support to the IGDC Centre Team, Laura's other duties include but are not limited to:

  • Act as secretary to all IGDC groups and committees, including the Strategy Group, External Advisory Board and Steering Committee
  • Provide Financial administration including input into financial planning and the monitoring and management of Centre budgets and day-to-day financial arrangements
  • Book international travel, accommodation and assist arranging visas for high profile colleagues and partners
  • Act as IGDC Green Impact Officer implementing changes to the IGDC Office to promote sustainability
  • Act as IGDC Fire Sweeper Officer
  • Act as HR Liaison contact for new IGDC staff recruitment and conduct new staff inductions
  • Recruit and manage all IGDC internship, volunteering and casual staff
  • Manage logistics for all internal, outreach and public engagement events, workshops and conferences for the Centre, including pre-event preparations (such as risk assessments) and post-event evaluation
  • Support the promotional and marketing activity for all IGDC events
  • Co-ordinate the production of all marketing materials for the Centre
  • Maintain the Centre’s webpages and update content as required
  • Produce the IGDC Round-Up email alerts, IGDC quaterly Newsletter and assist in maintaining the IGDC twitter page and mailing lists

Contact us

Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre
igdc@york.ac.uk
01904 321042
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
@York_IGDC

Contact us

Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre
igdc@york.ac.uk
01904 321042
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
@York_IGDC