Departmental contacts

Contact information for departmental tutors.


These are the departmental tutors in each academic department, for both inbound and outbound students. Some departments have different tutors for European and non European destinations.

Inbound students

The departmental tutors should be your first point of contact for academic questions whilst you are in Sheffield.

Outbound students

The role of the departmental tutor is to give continual academic advice from enquiry stage right through to when you are overseas.

They help you identify relevant courses at the overseas universities, they're contactable while you're abroad, and they ensure you always meet your Sheffield degree requirements.

You must discuss your options with them before you submit an application.

Department Name Email
Aerospace Engineering Academic: Dr Giuliano Punzo

Academic: Dr Gianna Ayala

Support: Paul Dennington


Academic: Eva Sopéoglou

Academic: Iulia Statica

Automatic Control & Systems Engineering

Academic: Prof Zi-Qiang Lang

Support: ACSE Support

Bioengineering Academic: Dr Mahnaz Arvaneh
Biosciences Academic: Dr Martin Zeidler
Chemical & Biological Engineering

Academic: Dr Yajue Wu 

Support: Marine Percival


Academic: Prof Lee Brammer (non EU)

Academic: Dr Ahmed Iraqi (EU)

Support: Michelle Bates

Civil & Structural Engineering

Academic: Dr Maurizio Guadagnini

Support: Alice Thomas

Computer Science Academic: Dr Tony Simons

BA East Asian Studies

East Asian Studies (incoming)

Academic: Dr David Tobin

Support: Katie Langwith


Academic: Dr Vassilis Sarantides

Electronic & Electrical Engineering Academic: Dr Milijana Odavic

Academic: Dr Agnes Lehoczky


Academic: Dr Sophie Watt (French, Swiss and Luxembourg incoming and outbound)

Support: Eleanor Madley (outbound)


Academic: Dr Ruth Little

Support: Thom Sullivan


Academic: Dr Caroline Bland (German and Austrian incoming and outbound)

Academic: Dr Henriette Louwerse (Dutch incoming and outbound)

Support: Eleanor Madley (outbound)


Academic: Dr Peter Watt (incoming and outbound EU)

Support: Eleanor Madley (outbound)


Academic: Prof Martial Staub

Support: Hayley Smith


Academic: Dr Jared Ahmad

Support: Jess Meacham


Academic: Dr Jan Woudstra

Support: Helen Morris

Support: Mrs Emma Shaw (Year in Practice)


Academic: Luiza Pereira

Support: Steph Symonds

Management School

Support: Gary Fung

Materials Science and Engineering

Academic: Dr Hajime Kinoshita

Academic: Dr Ashley Willis (non EU)

Academic: Dr Tobias Berger (EU)

Mechanical Engineering

Academic: Dr Hassan Ghadbeigi

Support: Cristin Goodyear

Modern Language Teaching Centre (MLTC) Support: Jess Hannington
Music Academic: Dr Mark Doffman
Nursing and Midwifery Academic: Mr Mick Ashman

Academic: Jules Holroyd

Support: Anne-Marie Frisby

Support: Patrizia Baldi


Academic: Dr James Mullaney


Academic: Dr Nasos Roussias

Support: Nicola Moore

Psychology Support: Liz Fotherby (incoming)
Russian and Slavonic

Academic: Dr Adam Fergus  

Support: Eleanor Madley (outbound)

Sheffield Methods Institute Academic: Dr Abigail Tazzyman
Sociological Studies

Academic: Dr Lorna Warren

Urban Studies and Planning

Academic: Dr Lee Crookes

Support: Rachel Plumb

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