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Gillian Howie

Executive Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive
tel: 0191 227 4002
Cara Morris Chief of Staff to the Vice-Chancellor
tel: 0191 227 3857

Caroline Gray

Executive Assistant to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor 
tel: 0191 243 7400
Helen Wantzing Executive Assistant to the Chief Strategy Officer and Director of Campus Services


tel: 0191 2437200
Heather Ledgerwood

Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Knowledge Exchange)

tel: 0191 227 4004

Joanne Ryan
Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education) 
tel: 0191 243 7200
Lyndsey McKenna & Martina Rodgers Executive Assistant to the Faculty Pro Vice-Chancellor, Business and Law
email: or
tel: 0191 227 3368
Rachel Wilson Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice-Chancellor of Health and Life Sciences
tel: 0191 215 6100

Lena Stern


Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice Chancellor, Strategic Projects  and the Pro Vice-Chancellor, London Campus


 Fiona Snook


 Executive Assistant to the Chief Finance Officer


Michelle Kay Executive Assistant to the Faculty Pro Vice-Chancellor, Arts, Design and Social Sciences
tel: 0191 227 3135
Faye Menzies Executive Assistant to the Faculty Pro Vice-Chancellor, Engineering and Environment
tel: 0191 227 4397
Amanda Gilhooley Executive Assistant to the Chief Marketing Officer
tel:0191 2437406
Julia Lakey Executive Assistant to Chief Information Officer 
tel: 0191 227 4046
Julie Anne Clements Senior Governance Administrator & Executive Assistant to Chair of the Board of Governors
tel: 0191 227 4335
 Ishhita Subramaniam

 Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice-Chancellor, International and the Director of Amsterdam Campus


 Katie Richardson

 Executive Assistant to the Chief People Officer


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