Department of Sociology
The Departmental Management Team (DMT) supports the Head of Department (HoD) in the development and implementation of the overall strategic, academic and financial plans of the department. DMT maintains an overview of the department’s key areas of activity and makes decisions to ensure that the department operates effectively and succeeds in its strategic goals, securing the ongoing financial sustainability of the department.
DMT meets two to three times each term and once during the summer vacation.
|Staff member||Job title|
|Nik Brown||Head of Department|
|Ruth Penfold-Mounce||Deputy HoD for teaching, learning and assessment & Chair of Board of Studies|
|Haley McAvay||Deputy HoD for staffing strategy and work loading|
|Rachel Alsop||Director of Centre for Women's Studies|
|Karl Atkin||Director of REF|
|Sheila Davitt||Research Facilitator|
|Nicola Lowe||Administration Manager|
|Sarah Maynard||Interim Deputy Head of Faculty Operations|
|Debs Stephens||Student Services Manager|
|Merran Toerien||Director of Research|
|Richard Tutton||Chair of Department Teaching and Learning Committee|
|Robin Wooffitt||Recruitment and Admissions Tutor|