School of Humanities
Undergraduate Student Support Office
University of Bristol
11 Woodland Road

COVID-19 Update: The Arts Complex buildings are currently closed. Please do not post correspondence to this address as it will not be picked up. Please contact the School Office by email if you have a query and this will be forwarded to the relevant team.

Key contacts

School Office - general queries +44 (0)117 331 7932
Prospective undergraduate (admissions) queries +44 (0)117 394 1649
Prospective postgraduate taught (admissions) queries +44 (0)117 394 1649
Prospective postgraduate research (admissions) queries  +44 (0)117 428 2296/7

School and subject staff

Head of School Professor Martyn Powell
School Manager Mr Ross Robinson
School Education Director Dr Lesel Dawson
School Research Director Professor Helen Fulton
Senior Tutor Ms Katie Hackney
Senior Tutor Dr Sarah Serning
Admissions and Recruitment Tutor Dr Edward Holberton
Impact Director Professor Esther Eidinow

Heads of subject

Classics and Ancient History Professor Patrick Finglass
English Professor Helen Fulton
History Professor Simon Potter
History of Art Professor Simon Shaw-Miller
Religion and Theology Professor Gavin D'Costa

Education officers 2019-2020

Classics and Ancient History Deputy Head of Subject Dr Hannah-Marie Chidwick
Director of Examinations Dr Silke Knippschild
English Director of Teaching Dr Siân Harris
Director of Examinations Dr Cathy Hume
MA Programme Director Dr Kate McClune
English Literature & Community Engagement (ELCE) Director of Part-Time Programmes Dr Marie-Annick Gournet
Mrs Helen Thomas-Hughes
History Director of Teaching Dr Sam Hitchmough
Director of Examinations Dr Lucy Donkin
MA Programme Director Dr James Freeman
History of Art Director of Teaching Dr Ann Matchette
  Director of Examinations Dr Peter Dent
  MA Programme Director Dr Lucy Donkin
Liberal Arts Programme Director Dr Karen Skinazi
Religion and Theology   Deputy Head of Subject Dr Rita Langer
Director of Examinations  Dr David Leech 
MA Programme Director Dr Jon Balserak

Office Opening Hours

COVID-19 Update: All Humanities buildings are currently closed until further notice.

How to find us

You can view the faculty's location and get directions using the University's Google precinct map

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