Matthew Collins

Digital Humanities Institute

Senior Student Experience Officer

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Profile

Admissions enquiries: dhi-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk

I came to Sheffield in 2000 to study and I’ve never left. I’ve worked in higher education since 2009 and with the University of Sheffield from 2019,

I am responsible for all departmental admissions and marketing activities for postgraduate students, and I am the main contact for prospective student enquiries and alumni.

I have overall responsibility for current postgraduate students.

Responsibilities

Student Support:

  • Pastoral support for students
  • Disability Liaison Officer
  • Registration support
  • Curriculum management
  • Extenuating Circumstances, progress concerns and progression
  • Leave of Absence and Change of Status
  • Overseeing Learning and Teaching and Student Experience support
  • Programme Regulations and new module processing
  • Organise and promote Wellbeing-related activities

Admissions and Marketing:

  • Prospective student enquiries
  • University open days 
  • Post-offer open days 
  • Ad hoc departmental visits
  • Social media