Key people in the College of Social Sciences

Head of the College of Social Sciences

Professor Richard Black is Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Head of the College of Social Sciences

Key people

  • Lorraine Gaytten - Director of Operations - Ext 47348
  • Karen Rowlingson - Deputy Head of College - Ext 58565
  • Paul Jackson - Director of Research and Knowledge Transfer - Ext 47293
  • Catherine Mangan - Director of Education 
  • Stefan Wolff - Deputy Director of Research and Knowledge Transfer - Ext 43496
  • David Dunn- Director of Internationalisation - Ext 43378

Heads of Schools

  • Catherine Cassell - Dean of Birmingham Business School - Ext 48093
  • Julie Allan - Head of School of Education - Ext 44831
  • Rene Lindstaedt - Head of School of Government - Ext 48398
  • Jon Glasby - Head of School of Social Policy - Ext 45030

Operations Management Committee (OMC)

  • Director of Birmingham Business School Operations (Chair) - Dave Lewis
  • Director of Operations - Lorraine Gaytten - 47348
  • Deputy Director of Operations, Education - David Allsop - 42676
  • Acting Operations Manager, School of Social Policy - Iola Jones - 48245
  • Operations Manager, School of Government - Julie McLynn - 47638
  • Operations Manager, School of Education - Alison Lough - 43465
  • College Head of Facilities  - TBC
  • College HR Partner - Lora Morris - 47347
  • College Finance Partner - David Robertson - 45017
  • College Planning Partner - Lindsey Wright - 47256
  • Head of Marketing and Communications - Samantha Williams - 48885
  • College Research Support Partner - Ipshita Ghose
  • College Research Planning Partner - Katharina Freise - 49133
  • College Business Engagement Partner – James Sharp - 59023
  • College IT Manager - Anthony Ford - 43395
  • College Alumni Relations Partner – Rachel Hughes
  • Partnership & Development Manager (B’ham Digital Education) - Kabir Ganguly - 48310
  • College Careers Partner - Clare Dawson - 49208