Postgraduate student contacts

The School of Social Sciences postgraduate office is on the 3rd Floor of the Williamson Building. Visit us from 8.30am- 4.30pm.

Contact us

Our teams are on-hand to offer guidance and support by email, Zoom, telephone and face to face.

We advise on all aspects of student life, from coursework queries to pastoral care.

Postgraduate Office, room 3.05, Williamson Building. Opening hours 8.30-4.30.

General queries

For general queries please contact:

Sidra Zara, PG Receptionist
Email: studentsupportpgsoss@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7978

Programme enquiries

For programme enquiries contact your Programme Administrator.

Myra Knutton
Disability Advice and Support Services Coordinator and Postgraduate Student Experience Programmes Officer including finance queries
Email: myra.knutton@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7551
Office Hours: Mon - Fri 8am-4pm. I work in the office on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and from home on Monday.

Amanda Bridgeman
Deputy Head of Postgraduate Services
Programme Administrator for Politics and Political Economy 
Email: amanda.bridgeman@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4885
Office hours: Mon - Fri 8.30am - 4pm. I work in the office Monday, Tuesday, alternative Wednesdays and from home on Thursday and Friday.

Vickie Roche
Postgraduate Taught Programmes Administrator (MA/MSc/Diploma)
Social Anthropology/Visual Anthropology and Sociology
Email: vickie.roche@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 3999
Office hours: Mon - Tues 8:30am-4:30pm, Wed - Fri 9:30am-2:30pm
I work in the office Monday and Tuesday and from home on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 

Kimberley Hulme
General enquiries from current students regarding finance issues
Email: kimberley.hulme@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 2501
Office hours: Mon - Fri 8am-3.30pm
I work in the office Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and from home on Monday and Friday. 

Ann Cronley
Postgraduate Research Programmes (PhD/MPhil) Administrator
Research Programmes in Philosophy, Politics, Sociology and Social Anthropology
Email: ann.cronley@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4747
I work in the office Monday, Tuesday and Friday and from home on Wednesday and Thursday.

Elizabeth McCormick
Postgraduate Taught programmes administrator (MA/MSc/PgDip)
Social Research Methods and Statistics, Data Science and Philosophy
Email: Elisabeth.mccormick@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4486
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8.30-4.30
I work in the office Monday, Tuesday and Friday and from home on Wednesday and Thursday.

Jackie Boardman
PGR Programmes in Law, BMJ, Criminology, Economics, Social Statistics, Data Analytics and Society and Soc-B CDT
Email: Jackie.Boardman@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4792
Office hours: Mon - Thurs 9am-5pm. I work in the office Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. I do not work Fridays. 

Leanne Tuite
HCEL Distance Learning & CPD Administrator
Email: leanne.tuite@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 3669
I work in the office Thursday and from home on Monday and Wednesday. I am not in on Tuesday and Friday.

Nuria Hortiguelaloeches
PGT Criminology and HCEL (campus-based) Student Experience Administrator
Email: nuria.hortiguela@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 3561
I work in the office Thursday and Friday and from home Tuesday and Wednesday. I am not in on Monday. 

Jill Chandler
Administrator for Postgraduate Taught Programmes in Economics and Disability Advice and Support Services Coordinator
Email: jill.chandler@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4823
I work in the office Tuesday and Thursday and from home on Monday. I do not work on Wednesdays and Fridays.

LLM Student Experience Administrator (PGT)
Email: studentsupportpgsoss@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7553

Student Welfare Officer
Email: sosswelfare@manchester.ac.uk

Bernadette O'Connor
Head of Postgraduate Services
Email: bernadette.o'connor@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4627I work in the office Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and from home on Thursday and Friday.