School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences Linguistics and English Language



Affiliated Faculty

Academic Staff

Name Position Phone Location
Dr Peter Ackema Send Email to Dr Peter AckemaReader0131 650 34952.05 (DSB)
Dr Rhona Alcorn Send Email to Dr Rhona AlcornChancellor's Fellow0131 650 66602.07 (DSB)
Dr Ellen Gurman Bard Send Email to Dr Ellen Gurman BardReader0131 651 17592.13 (DSB)
Prof Ronnie Cann Send Email to Prof Ronnie CannProfessor0131 651 18392.10 (DSB)
Dr Vicky Chondrogianni Send Email to Dr Vicky ChondrogianniLecturer in Bilingualism0131 650 40202.07a (DSB)
Dr Claire Cowie Send Email to Dr Claire CowieLecturer0131 650 83921.11a (DSB)
Dr Jennifer Culbertson Send Email to Dr Jennifer CulbertsonChancellor's Fellow0131 651 55101.14 (DSB)
Dr Chris Cummins Send Email to Dr Chris CumminsChancellor's Fellow0131 650 68581.11 (DSB)
Prof Michael Dunn Send Email to Prof Michael DunnProfessorial FellowTBATBA
Dr Josef Fruehwald Send Email to Dr Josef FruehwaldLecturer0131 650 39832.11 (DSB)
Dr Joseph Gafaranga Send Email to Dr Joseph GafarangaSenior Lecturer0131 650 34963.05 (DSB)
Prof Heinz Giegerich Send Email to Prof Heinz GiegerichProfessor0131 650 35953.09 (DSB)
Prof Nikolas Gisborne Send Email to Prof Nikolas GisborneProfessor0131 650 36002.03 (DSB)
Dr Lauren Hall-Lew Send Email to Dr Lauren Hall-LewLecturer0131 651 18362.04 (DSB)
Prof Caroline Heycock Send Email to Prof Caroline HeycockProfessor0131 651 19992.10A (DSB)
Dr Patrick Honeybone Send Email to Dr Patrick HoneyboneSenior Lecturer0131 651 18383.06 (DSB)
Dr Pavel Iosad Send Email to Dr Pavel IosadLecturer0131 650 39483.08 (DSB)
Prof John E. Joseph Send Email to Prof John E. JosephProfessor0131 650 34972.08 (DSB)
Prof Simon King Send Email to Prof Simon KingProfessor0131 651 17253.11 (IF)
Prof Simon Kirby Send Email to Prof Simon KirbyProfessor0131 650 34941.09 (DSB)
Dr James Kirby Send Email to Dr James KirbyLecturer0131 650 39522.09 (DSB)
Prof Bettelou Los Send Email to Prof Bettelou LosHead of Linguistics and English Language0131 651 18423.03 (DSB)
Dr Warren Maguire Send Email to Dr Warren MaguireSenior Lecturer0131 650 39473.07 (DSB)
Dr Mits Ota Send Email to Dr Mits OtaReader0131 650 39492.21 (DSB)
Prof Geoffrey Pullum FBA Send Email to Prof Geoffrey Pullum FBAProfessor0131 650 36032.23 (DSB)
Dr Michael Ramsammy Send Email to Dr Michael RamsammyLecturer0131 650 39591.13 (DSB)
Dr Bert Remijsen Send Email to Dr Bert RemijsenChancellor's Fellow - Lecturer0131 650 66572.22 (DSB)
Dr Hannah Rohde Send Email to Dr Hannah RohdeLecturer0131 650 6802 2.06 (DSB)
Dr Kenny Smith Send Email to Dr Kenny SmithReader0131 650 39561.08 (DSB)
Prof Antonella Sorace Send Email to Prof Antonella SoraceProfessor0131 650 34932.02 (DSB)
Dr Graeme Trousdale Send Email to Dr Graeme TrousdaleSenior Lecturer0131 650 35993.04 (DSB)
Dr Rob Truswell Send Email to Dr Rob TruswellChancellor's Fellow0131 651 55111.12 (DSB)
Prof Alice Turk Send Email to Prof Alice TurkProfessor0131 650 34832.12 (DSB)
Dr Linda van Bergen Send Email to Dr Linda van BergenLecturer0131 651 19983.02 (DSB)

Research Staff

Name Position Phone Location
Dr Matthew Aylett Send Email to Dr Matthew AylettResearch Fellow0131 651 32843.10 (IF)
Mrs Nicola Davies-Jenkins Send Email to Mrs Nicola Davies-JenkinsResearch Assistant0131 650 35972.15 (DSB)
Dr Judit Fazekas Send Email to Dr Judit FazekasResearch Assistant0131 650 35972.15 (DSB)
Dr Olga Feher Send Email to Dr Olga FeherResearch Assistant0131 650 66581.07 (DSB)
Dr Joanna Kopaczyk Send Email to Dr Joanna KopaczykResearch Assistant0131 651 55072.01 (DSB)
Dr Cassie Mayo Send Email to Dr Cassie MayoResearch Fellow0131 651 17673.03 (IF)
Dr Benjamin Molineaux Send Email to Dr Benjamin MolineauxResearch Assistant0131 651 55062.01 (DSB)
Dr Martha Robinson Send Email to Dr Martha RobinsonResearch Assistant0131 650 2885G.05 (DSB)
Dr Marieke Schouwstra Send Email to Dr Marieke SchouwstraBA Postdoc Fellow0131 650 66581.07 (DSB)
Dr Barbora Skarabela Send Email to Dr Barbora SkarabelaResearch Assistant0131 650 35972.15 (DSB)


Name Programme Phone Location
Misnadin Send Email to MisnadinPhD Linguistics & English Language
Elizabeth Olushola Adeolu Send Email to Elizabeth Olushola AdeoluPhD Linguistics & English Language
Reham Al Rassi Send Email to Reham Al RassiPhD Linguistics & English Language
Maha Al-Ayyash Send Email to Maha Al-AyyashPhD Linguistics(DSB)
Kayed Alsultan Send Email to Kayed AlsultanMSc Applied Linguistics
Abdulrahman Alwadea Send Email to Abdulrahman AlwadeaPhD Linguistics & English Language
Laura Arnold Send Email to Laura ArnoldPhD Linguistics & English Language2.17 DSB
Mark Atkinson Send Email to Mark AtkinsonPhD Linguistics & English Language
Lina Azazil Send Email to Lina AzazilMSc English Language Visiting Student
Soundess Azzabou-Kacem Send Email to Soundess Azzabou-KacemPhD Linguistics & English Language
RL Bailes Send Email to RL BailesPhD Linguistics and English Language
Zhanar Beisembayeva Send Email to Zhanar BeisembayevaMSc Applied Linguistics
Ryan Bell Send Email to Ryan BellMSc Developmental Linguistics
Michela Bonfieni Send Email to Michela BonfieniPhD Linguistics & English Language
Evelyn Bosma Send Email to Evelyn BosmaVisitor Linguistics & English Language
Tamara Bouso Send Email to Tamara BousoVisiting Research Student
Zachary Boyd Send Email to Zachary BoydPhD Linguistics & English Language+44 (0)7455770808
Kathryn Brown Send Email to Kathryn BrownMSc Developmental Linguistics
Kia Brown Send Email to Kia BrownMSc English Language
Marisa Bryan Send Email to Marisa BryanMSc Speech & Language Processing
Matilde Canuti Send Email to Matilde CanutiMSc Developmental Linguistics
Amanda Cardoso Send Email to Amanda CardosoPhD Linguistics & English Language
Jon Carr Send Email to Jon CarrPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
Alessandra Cervone Send Email to Alessandra CervoneMSc Speech & Language Processing
Cris Chatterjee Send Email to Cris  ChatterjeePhD Linguistics
Shu-Yu Chen Send Email to Shu-Yu ChenMSc English Language
Nikoletta Christou Send Email to Nikoletta ChristouMSc Developmental Linguistics
Adam Scott Clark Send Email to Adam Scott ClarkPhD Linguistics & English Language2.17 (DSB)
Rebecca Colleran Send Email to Rebecca ColleranPhD Linguistics & English Language
Caitlin Craig Send Email to Caitlin CraigMSc Developmental Linguistics
Frauke D'Hoedt Send Email to Frauke D'Hoedt
Tania De Dios Miguens Send Email to Tania De Dios MiguensVisiting Research Student
Stephanie De Marco Berman Send Email to Stephanie De Marco BermanPhD Linguistics & English Language
Nestor dela Cruz Send Email to Nestor dela CruzPhD Linguistics & English Language
James Donaldson Send Email to James DonaldsonPhD Linguistics & English Language
Qiusi Dong Send Email to Qiusi DongMSc Speech & Language Processing
Juliet Dunstone Send Email to Juliet DunstoneMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Zuzana Elliott Send Email to Zuzana ElliottPhD Linguistics & English Language
Christine Engelmann Send Email to Christine EngelmannMSc Speech & Language Processing
Laura Finlay Send Email to Laura FinlayMSc Developmental Linguistics
Golda Fischer Send Email to Golda FischerPhD Linguistics and English Language
Ruth Friskney Send Email to Ruth FriskneyPhD Linguistics and English Language
Lily Fullerton Send Email to Lily FullertonMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Zoltan Galsi Send Email to Zoltan GalsiPhD Linguistics
Wojtek GardelaPhD English Language1.17 (DSB)
Claire Graf Send Email to Claire GrafPhD Linguistics & English Language
Zakaris Hansen Send Email to  Zakaris HansenPhD Linguistics
Emma Healey Send Email to Emma HealeyPhD Linguistics(DSB)
Christoph Hesse Send Email to Christoph HessePhD Linguistics and English Language
Daisy Hill Send Email to Daisy HillMSc English Language
William Hugill Send Email to William HugillMSc Applied Linguistics
Sze Wai Hung Send Email to Sze Wai HungMSc Developmental Linguistics
Miss Rebecca Huxley Send Email to Miss Rebecca  HuxleyPhD Linguistics & English Language
Kayleigh Jacobs Send Email to Kayleigh JacobsMSc by Research English Language
Karolina Jagodzinski Send Email to Karolina JagodzinskiMSc Applied Linguistics Visiting Student
Elyse Jamieson Send Email to Elyse JamiesonMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language
Yingbo Jia Send Email to Yingbo JiaMSc Applied Linguistics
Deborah Kerr Send Email to Deborah KerrMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Fiona Kirton Send Email to Fiona KirtonMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Ermioni Konari Send Email to Ermioni KonariMSc Developmental Linguistics
Leyla Kose Send Email to Leyla KosePhD Linguistics(DSB)
Vinay Krupakaran Send Email to Vinay KrupakaranMSc Speech & Language Processing
Dina Kucherbayeva Send Email to Dina KucherbayevaMSc Applied Linguistics
Sin Man Lau Send Email to Sin Man LauMSc English Language
Daniel Lawrence Send Email to Daniel LawrencePhD Linguistics & English Language
Katherine Lehner Send Email to Katherine LehnerMSc Applied Linguistics
Stephanie Lenn Send Email to Stephanie LennMSc by Research Linguistics
Ping-Ju Li Send Email to Ping-Ju LiMSc English Language
Weibing Liang Send Email to Weibing LiangMSc English Language
Weiming Liang Send Email to Weiming LiangMSc Developmental Linguistics
Xian Liu Send Email to Xian LiuMSc Applied Linguistics
Tsz Chun Lo Send Email to Tsz Chun LoMSc by Research Linguistics
Persephone Lock Send Email to Persephone LockMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Madeleine Long Send Email to Madeleine  LongPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
Ziming Lu Send Email to Ziming LuPhD Linguistics & English Language
Thijs Lubbers Send Email to Thijs LubbersPhD Linguistics & English Language
Merel Maslowski Send Email to Merel MaslowskiMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language
Candice Mathers Send Email to Candice MathersMSc by Research Linguistics
Daniel McColm Send Email to Daniel McColmMSc English Language
Sanny Mok Send Email to Sanny MokMSc Applied Linguistics
Yasufumi Moriya Send Email to Yasufumi MoriyaMSc Speech & Language Processing
Yasamin Motamedi Send Email to Yasamin MotamediPhD Linguistics & English Language
Omar Naboulsi Send Email to Omar NaboulsiPhD Linguistics & English Language
Sandy Nicholson Send Email to Sandy NicholsonPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
Alan Nielsen Send Email to Alan NielsenPhD Linguistics & English Language
Tom Nurick Send Email to Tom NurickMSc English Language
Aristeidis Palamaras Send Email to Aristeidis PalamarasPhD Linguistics & English Language
Aikaterini Pantoula Send Email to Aikaterini PantoulaPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
Maria Papastamatiou Send Email to Maria PapastamatiouMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Maria Parker Send Email to Maria ParkerMSc Applied Linguistics
Phoebe Parsons Send Email to Phoebe ParsonsMSc Speech & Language Processing
Catherine Pease Send Email to Catherine PeaseMSc Developmental Linguistics
Lauren Phillips Send Email to Lauren PhillipsMSc Speech & Language Processing
Anisa Nur Pinatih Send Email to Anisa Nur PinatihMSc Applied Linguistics
Adamantia Politi Send Email to Adamantia PolitiMSc Applied Linguistics
Linda Poppe Send Email to Linda PoppeMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Ruan Qi Send Email to Ruan QiMSc English Language
Ziyun Qiu Send Email to Ziyun QiuMSc Applied Linguistics
Justin Quillinan Send Email to Justin QuillinanPhD Linguistics1.15 (DSB)
Steve Rapaport Send Email to Steve RapaportMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language
James Reid Send Email to James ReidMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language2.17 (DSB)
Miss Kate Repnik Send Email to Miss Kate RepnikPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
Brett Reynolds Send Email to Brett ReynoldsPhD Linguistics & English Language2.17 (DSB)
Manuela Rocchi Send Email to Manuela RocchiPhD Linguistics and English Language
Christopher Roughead Send Email to Christopher RougheadMSc Applied Linguistics
Zhixuan Ruan Send Email to Zhixuan RuanMSc English Language
Carmen Saldana Send Email to Carmen SaldanaPhD Linguistics & English Language
Udita Sawhney Send Email to Udita SawhneyPhD Linguistics & English Language
Christina Schmidt Send Email to Christina SchmidtPhD Linguistics
Danielle Scott Send Email to Danielle ScottMSc Applied Linguistics
Louise Sellars Send Email to Louise SellarsMSc Developmental Linguistics
Katherine Smith Send Email to Katherine SmithMSc Developmental Linguistics
Daisy Smith Send Email to Daisy SmithPhD Linguistics & English Language2.17 (DSB)
Shuying Song Send Email to Shuying SongMSc Applied Linguistics
Matthew Spike Send Email to Matthew SpikePhD Linguistics & English Language
Kevin Stadler Send Email to Kevin StadlerPhD Linguistics & English Language1.15 (DSB)
George Starling Send Email to George StarlingPhD Linguistics & English Language
Laura Andreea Sterian Send Email to Laura Andreea SterianPhD Linguistics
Saskia Strangfeld Send Email to Saskia StrangfeldMSc Applied Linguistics
Beam Suasaard Send Email to Beam SuasaardMSc English Language
Luke Sutton Send Email to Luke SuttonMSc Evolution of Language & Cognition
Aliki Theodosiou Send Email to Aliki TheodosiouMSc Applied Linguistics
Philippa Tonkins Send Email to Philippa TonkinsMSc Applied Linguistics
Lucy Tulloh Send Email to Lucy TullohMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language
Darryl Turner Send Email to Darryl TurnerPhD Linguistics & English Language
Emelie Van De Vreken Send Email to Emelie Van De VrekenMSc Speech & Language Processing
Esther Varhaug Send Email to Esther VarhaugMSc Developmental Linguistics
Jake Vasilakes Send Email to Jake VasilakesMSc Speech & Language Processing
Daniel Vollmer Send Email to Daniel VollmerMSc Speech & Language Processing
Alexa Von Hagen Send Email to Alexa Von HagenMSc Developmental Linguistics
Scott Wellington Send Email to Scott WellingtonMSc Speech & Language Processing
Dan Wells Send Email to Dan WellsMSc Speech & Language Processing
Sarah Wilders Send Email to Sarah WildersMSc by Research Linguistics & English Language
James Winters Send Email to James WintersPhD Linguistics & English Language
Marieke Woensdregt Send Email to Marieke WoensdregtPhD Linguistics & English Language
Xiao Chi Christina Xie Send Email to Xiao Chi Christina XieMSc Developmental Linguistics
Yuanfan Yu Send Email to Yuanfan YuMSc Applied Linguistics
Qian Zhong Send Email to Qian ZhongMSc Speech & Language Processing
Xing Zhu Send Email to Xing ZhuMSc Applied Linguistics
Rose Zussman Send Email to Rose ZussmanMSc Applied Linguistics

Support Staff


Name Position Phone Location
Mrs Julie Anderson Send Email to Mrs Julie AndersonSchool Office Manager0131 651 30837.03 (DSB)
Mrs Clare McDonald Send Email to Mrs Clare McDonaldClerical Assistant0131 650 34427.03 (DSB)
Mr Michael Murray Send Email to Mr Michael MurrayDirector of Professional Services0131 651 30847.02 (DSB)

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre

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Mrs Denise Munro Send Email to Mrs Denise MunroAdministrative Secretary0131 650 4340G24 (7GS)

Bilingualism Matters

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Dr Madeleine Beveridge Send Email to Dr Madeleine BeveridgeResearch Co-ordinator in Bilingualism Matters0131 650 2884G.05 (DSB)

Buildings and Facilities

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Ms Sylvia Rennie Send Email to Ms Sylvia RennieBuildings & Facilities Manager0131 650 8393G6 (7GS)
Mr David Wilkinson Send Email to Mr David Wilkinson Buildings & Facilities Officer0131 650 34347.03 (DSB)

Centre for Cognitive Ageing & Cognitive Epidemiology

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Mrs Anna Sim Send Email to Mrs Anna SimCCACE Administrative Secretary0131 650 8275F2 (7GS)

Cognitive Neuroscience

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Mr Ronny Wiegand Send Email to Mr Ronny WiegandCognitive Neuroscience Lab Manager0131 651 51464.11 (DSB)

Computing, Graphics and Sound

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Mr Stephen Boyd Send Email to Mr Stephen BoydComputing Support OfficerSee profileSee profile
Mrs Morag Brown Send Email to Mrs Morag BrownSystems Manager0131 650 39634.02 (DSB)
Mr Nick Daniels Send Email to Mr Nick DanielsLearning Technologist0131 651 55084.11 (DSB)
Dr Simon Fokt Send Email to Dr Simon FoktLearning Technologist0131 651 51764.11 (DSB)
Mr Alistair Kirkhope Send Email to Mr Alistair KirkhopeComputing Support Officer0131 650 2899G7 (7GS)
Mr Cedric Macmartin Send Email to Mr Cedric MacmartinIT Services ManagerSee profileSee profile
Mr Alisdair Tullo Send Email to Mr Alisdair TulloProgrammer0131 650 41844.11 (DSB)
Mr Roy Welensky Send Email to Mr Roy WelenskyWebmaster & Graphics Officer0131 650 3458G7 (7GS)

Finance and HR Support

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Mrs Shirley Kirkaldy Send Email to Mrs Shirley KirkaldyAppointments & Finance Secretary0131 651 16847.03 (DSB)

Finance Office

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Mr Steven McGauley Send Email to Mr Steven McGauleyAdministrative Officer (Finance)0131 650 34317.04 (DSB)

Human Cognitive Neuroscience

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Mrs Cheryl Phillips Send Email to Mrs Cheryl PhillipsEditorial/Clerical Assistant0131 650 6617F11 (7GS)


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Mrs Karen Fleet Send Email to Mrs Karen FleetLibrarian0131 650 3439G3 (7GS)

Marketing/Knowledge Exchange

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Ms Ewa Lipinska Send Email to Ms Ewa LipinskaPublications Assistant1.03 (DSB)
Ms Kate Mayor Send Email to Ms Kate MayorOn maternity leave0131 650 31941.03 (DSB)
Dr Robin Morton Send Email to Dr Robin MortonKnowledge Exchange, Communications & Impact Manager0131 650 8292See profile
Dr Francesca Micol Rossi Send Email to Dr Francesca Micol RossiPPLS/Eidyn Knowledge Exchange Officer0131 651 55091.03 (DSB)
Ms Jackie Thompson Send Email to Ms Jackie ThompsonMarketing & Communications Officer0131 650 31941.03 (DSB)

Postgraduate Office

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Miss Lynsey Buchanan Send Email to Miss Lynsey BuchananPostgraduate Administrative Secretary0131 651 50021.06 (DSB)
Miss Katie Keltie Send Email to Miss Katie KeltiePostgraduate Administrator0131 650 35941.06 (DSB)
Miss Toni Noble Send Email to Miss Toni NoblePostgraduate Administrative Secretary0131 651 31881.06 (DSB)

Reception (Dugald Stewart Building)

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Mrs Shirley Yuill Send Email to Mrs Shirley YuillReceptionist0131 651 3296Reception (DSB)

Reception (Psychology Building)

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Ms Avril Brooks Send Email to Ms Avril BrooksReceptionist0131 650 8388Concourse (7GS)
Mr Ian Morrison Send Email to Mr Ian MorrisonServitor0776 587 1843

Research Office

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Ms Rachael Fowler Send Email to Ms Rachael FowlerResearch Secretary0131 651 51731.04 (DSB)
Mrs Susan Hamilton Send Email to Mrs Susan HamiltonAdministrative Officer (Research)0131 651 13011.04 (DSB)
Mrs Mel McLaughlin Send Email to Mrs Mel McLaughlinResearch Administrator0131 650 99671.04 (DSB)

Undergraduate Teaching Office

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Mrs Moira Avraam Send Email to Mrs Moira AvraamHead of Undergraduate Administration0131 650 36611.05 (DSB)
Miss Sam Bell Send Email to Miss Sam BellTeaching Office Assistant Secretary0131 650 3602G.06 (DSB)
Mr Simon Cann Send Email to Mr Simon CannTeaching Office Assistant Secretary0131 650 9870G.06 (DSB)
Miss Mhari Davidson Send Email to Miss Mhari DavidsonStudent Support Officer0131 651 3737G.03 (DSB)
Ms Stephanie Fong Send Email to Ms Stephanie FongTeaching Office Secretary0131 650 3628G.06 (DSB)
Ms Fiona Graham Send Email to Ms Fiona GrahamTeaching Office Secretary0131 650 3440G.06 (DSB)
Judy McCulloch Send Email to Judy McCullochTeaching Projects Co-ordinator0131 651 5175G.02 (DSB)
Miss Susie Murphy Send Email to Miss Susie MurphyTeaching Office Secretary0131 650 3961G.06 (DSB)
Miss Sarah Nicol Send Email to Miss Sarah NicolStudent Support Officer0131 651 5505G.03 (DSB)
Ms Sue Richards Send Email to Ms Sue RichardsTeaching Office Secretary0131 651 3733G.06 (DSB)
Mrs Tamsin Taylor-Welch Send Email to Mrs Tamsin Taylor-WelchStudent Support Officer0131 651 5170G.03 (DSB)


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Prof Jila Ghomeshi Send Email to Prof Jila GhomeshiVisitor0131 650 69772.14 (DSB)
Prof Tamami Katayama Send Email to Prof Tamami KatayamaVisitor0131 650 69772.14 (DSB)
Dr Jianpeng Liu Send Email to Dr Jianpeng LiuVisitor0131 650 69772.14 (DSB)
Dr Bjorn Lundquist Send Email to Dr Bjorn LundquistVisitor0131 650 35972.15 (DSB)
Prof Gillian Ramchand Send Email to Prof Gillian RamchandVisitor0131 650 39572.15 (DSB)