Professional Services staff

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


Victoria Berry

Departmental Support Officer
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
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
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 Manager
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 

0114 222 0495
Room: G.16

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

Nick Walsh

Music Technology and IT Officer (general IT enquiries) (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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