Professional Services staff

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

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Victoria Berry

Operations/Marketing & Recruitment Support Officer

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

  • Support HR activities, financial processes and Estates.   
  • Support marketing and recruitment activities, including events/campaigns.
  • Coordination of open days and recruitment of student ambassadors.
  • Management of admissions and production of monthly admissions data.
  • Website content update.
  • Coordinate Social Media activities.
  • Alumni relations/activities.
  • PGT scholarships.

Alley Bridge-York

Senior Student Experience Officer

admin-ugmusic@sheffield.ac.uk 

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

  • Responsibility for the Student Experience team, and all Learning & Teaching processes and activities across UG and PGT Programmes. Oversight of all UG and PGT L&T activities e.g. curriculum developments.
  • Quality Assurance (support annual reflection, QAA review).
  • Lead on all aspects of examinations.
  • Responsible for UG, PGT and PGR student welfare.
  • Responsible for the examinations and assessments administration.
  • Manage the allocation of instrumental tutors​​​​

Claire Cooper 

Department Support Officer 

admin-pgtmusic@sheffield.ac.uk 

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

Office hours: 

Tuesdays: 8.30am - 4pm, Wednesdays: 8.30am - 4pm, Fridays: 8.30am - 12noon                  

  • Support L&T activities, working closely with the Senior SE Officer.
  • Timetabling
  • Lead on student attendance monitoring
  • HEAR Administrator
  • Administer Prizes/ UG Scholarships 
  • English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC) administrator.

Tracy Kent

Department Support Officer

admin-pgrmusic@sheffield.ac.uk

t.k.kent@sheffield.ac.uk

Office hours:

Tuesdays and Wednesday: 9.00-16.00,  Thus 9.00-15.30             

  • PGR Support  
  • Support  L&T activities (students induction, production of learning and teaching materials, handbooks,  timetabling)
  • Support the organisation of DL Programme Residentials and liaison with visiting students. 
  • Administration of MyPublications and Research Ethics
  • Administration of departmental research funds
  • Administration of visiting scholars

Cristina Molina-Hall

Department 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 plan.
  • Business and financial planning, including budgeting and forecasting.
  • Strategic oversight of admissions, recruitment, marketing and student support and administration.
  • Leadership and advisory function on all HR matters.
  • Responsibility and coordination of Estates, IT and Health and Safety functions.
  • Oversight of governance processes

Nathan Newton 

Student Experience and Operations Assistant

music@sheffield.ac.uk

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

  • General Enquiries

  • Front Desk Reception

  • Student bookings (equipment/rooms/Soundhouse)

  • Room Bookings

  • Catering booking

  • Office general operational assistance 

  • Support SE team

  • Social Media

  • Department communications 

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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