Professional Services staff

Below is a list of our current Support Staff in the Department of Music.

Victoria Berry

Departmental Support Officer 

v.berry@sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0473
Room: G.16

  • Room bookings and Ensemble equipment booking 
  • Student Attendance monitoring
  • Student reps and Committee meetings support 
  • Undergraduate and postgraduate support
  • Finance 
  • Marketing, external relations, events and recruitment support

Alley Bridge-York

Senior Undergraduate Student Support Officer

a.york@sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0488
Room: G.15

  • UG student recruitment support
  • UG student support relating to process and welfare
  • Support for UG aspects of departmental learning and teaching
  • Administration for UG assessments

Claire Cooper 

Postgraduate Student Support Officer

claire.cooper@Sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0461
Room: G.15

Office hours: 
Tuesday 9am - 4.30pm
Wednesday 9am - 4.30pm
Friday 1.30pm - 5pm

  • PGT Recruitment support
  • PGT Student support relating to process and welfare
  • Support for PGT aspects of departmental learning and teaching
  • Administration for PGT assessments
  • Timetabling, UG and PGT

Cristina Molina-Hall

Departmental Administration Manager

c.molinahall@sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0470
Room: G.15

  • Management and leadership of the Professional Services Team
  • Development of Departmental strategic and operational plans
  • Business and financial planning, including budgeting and forecasting
  • Leadership and advisory function on all HR matters
  • Strategic oversight of marketing, recruitment, admissions and student support and administration
  • Management oversight and direction of Estates, IT and Health and Safety
  • Research support and REF planning
  • Oversee and support governance processes

Nathan Newton 

Reception 

n.newton@sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0495
Room: G.16

  • Room and equipment booking
  • Student enquires
  • Department Bulletin
  • Health and safety support
  • General department enquiries and admissions support 

Patrick O'Toole-Young

Postgraduate Student Support Offier

paddy.otoole-young@sheffield.ac.uk
0114 222 0484
Room: G.16

Office hours: 
Monday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday 9.00 - 1.00pm
                                                                                                                                          

  • PGT/PGR Recruitment support
  • PGT/PGR Student support relating to process and welfare
  • Support for PGT and PGR aspects of departmental learning and teaching
  • Administration for PGT/PGR  assessments

Nick Walsh

Music Technology and IT Officer

arts-it@sheffield.ac.uk (general IT enquiries)

nick.walsh@sheffield.ac.uk (specialist music technology enquiries)

0114 22 29700 (general IT enquiries)
0114 22 20471 (specialist music technology enquiries)
07864 605418 (mobile)
Room: G.15 (Admin Office)

  • Managing and delivering specialist technical support for the Music Department
  • Managing the Music Technology Lab, University of Sheffield Sound Studios, and specialist equipment within the Department
  • Contributing to the wider Faculty IT Support Team
  • Departmental Safety Officer

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