Contact Us

Contact and visitor information

For general enquiries, contact:

Department of Biomedical Science
Firth Court
Western Bank
S10 2TN
United Kingdom

  • Fax: +44 (0) 114 222 2787
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 2320


or feel free to contact us via our Facebook and Twitter platforms.

Finding the department

Biomedical Science (BMS) is a growing department occupying all of the new Florey building and a large part of three others; the Alfred Denny, Firth Court and Addison buildings. The main Biomedical Scicence Office is located in the Firth Court building, room C102.

The department is adjacent to Western Bank at the centre of the University campus. Close by are the Information Commons, the Students' Union and the main University Library.

The city centre can be reached in a 15 minute walk from the University. For directions travelling to and finding the department, there are general details and maps available from the University Travel page.

Car parking is available close to the department. If you are visiting on official business, please contact the BMS office to arrange parking.

Key contacts

If telephoning from outside the University, add (0114) 22 before the extension number given. International numbers should add +44 114 22.

Head of Department (HoD)

Professor Kathryn Ayscough
Extension: 24663

Director of Undergraduate Studies (DoUG)

Dr Louise Robson
Extension: 24688

Personal Assistant to HoD and DoUG

Mr Will Collier
Extension: 24663

Student Support Office/Departmental Enquiries

BMS Office
Extension: 22320

Director of Research

Professor David Strutt
Extension: 22372

Director of External Relations

Professor Steve Winder
Extension: 22332

Director of Postgraduate Affairs

Dr. Frdericus Van Eeden
Extension: 22348

Departmental Manager

Ms Angelique Mawdsley
Extension: 24672

Technical Manager:

Mrs Melanie Hannah
Extension: 24670

Departmental Safety Officer (Health & Safety)

Mrs Jackie Price
Extension: 24694

Electronics/ Repairs and PAT Testing

Extension: 24685

Learning/Information Technology Enquiries