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Senior Management Team

School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, Queen's University Belfast, 69/71 University Street, Belfast, BT7 1HL

Tel: +44 (0)28 9097 5941/3323/5117
Email ssesw@qub.ac.uk

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Professor Carl Bagley Head of School +44 (0)28 9097 5929
Mrs Patricia Reilly School Manager +44 (0)28 9097 3357
Dr Davy Hayes Director of Undergraduate Education +44 (0)28 9097 5971
Dr Kathy Higgins Director of Graduate Studies +44 (0)28 9097 5286
Dr Katrina Lloyd Assistant Director of Graduate Studies (PGT Education) +44 (0)28 9097 5962
Dr Anne Campbell Assistant Director of Graduate Studies (PGT Social Sciences) +44 (0)28 9097 5990
Dr Cathal McManus Assistant Director of Graduate Studies (PG Research) +44 (0)28 9097 5914
Professor Joanne Hughes Director of Research +44 (0)28 9097 5934
Dr Aisling O'Boyle Director of Internationalisation +44 (0)28 9097 5935
Dr Joe Allen Staff Rep +44 (0)28 9097 3424
Professor Shadd Maruna Criminology Subject Lead +44 (0)28 9097 5986
Dr Caitlin Donnelly Education Subject Lead +44 (0)28 9097 5943
Dr Dirk Schubotz Social Policy Subject Lead +44 (0)28 9097 3947
Professor Danielle Turney Social Work Subject Lead +44 (0)28 9097 5907
Professor Madeleine Leonard  Sociology Subject Lead +44 (0)28 9097 3375
Dr Dirk Schubotz  Examination Liaison Officer (UG) +44 (0)28 9097 3947 
Dr Mandi MacDonald Examination Liaison Officer (PG) +44 (0)28 9097 3179
Dr Lisa Smyth  SWAN Champion +44 (0)28 9097 3251
Dr Ulrike Vieten SWAN Champion (acting) +44 (0)28 9097 2528
Professor Danielle Turney REF Champion for UOA 20 (Social Work and Social Policy) +44 (0)28 9097 5907
Dr Caitlin Donnelly REF Champion for UOA 23 (Education) +44 (0)28 9097 5943
Professor Laura Lundy School Impact Champion +44 (0)28 9097 5942

 

Student Support

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Dr Paul Best Undergraduate Disability Advisor +44 (0)28 9097 3256
Dr Pamela Cowan Postgraduate Disability Advisor +44 (0)28 9097 5931
Dr Caroline Linse Senior Tutor to International Students +44 (0)28 9097 3441
Dr Dina Belluigi School Research Ethics Committee (Chair) +44 (0)28 9097 5948
Dr Alison MacKenzie School Research Ethics Committee (Vice-Chair) +44 (0)28 9097 5930

Open Learning Team

Open Learning Office, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, Queen’s University, 20 College Green, Belfast BT7 1LN

Tel.:028 9097 3323/3539
Email: openlearning.education@qub.ac.uk

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Professor Tess Maginess Director +44 (0)28 9097 2512
Wendy Hunter Administrator +44 (0)28 9097 5057
Martina Carey Clerical Officer +44 (0)28 9097 3539
Chris McWatters Clerical Officer +44 (0)28 9097 3539
Claire Shannon Finance Officer +44 (0)28 9097 3808

 

Undergraduate Programme Directors

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Dr John Topping  Criminology +44 (0)28 9097 3630
Dr Gemma Carney Social Policy +44 (0)28 9097 3749
Dr Lisa Bunting Social Work (3 year degree) +44 (0)28 9097 1482
Dr Joe Duffy Social Work (2 year degree) +44 (0)28 9097 5909
Dr Lisa Bunting Social Work (3 to 5 year part-time degree)   +44 (0)28 9097 1482
Dr Jonathan Heaney  Sociology +44 (0)28 9097 3482
Dr Cate McNamee Quantitative Methods (exit route) +44 (0)28 9097 3342

 

Undergraduate Teams

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Dr Lorna Montgomery Director of Practice Learning +44 (0)28 9097 1480
Dr Audrey Roulston Social Work Admissions Officer +44 (0)28 9097 5966

Undergraduate Professional Services

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Gillian Patterson Undergraduate Administrator +44 (0)2890973142
Zoie Waterson BA/BSc Course Secretary and Q-Step Support +44 (0)2890973124
Stewart McKibbin Undergraduate Support +44 (0)2890975117
Sarah Crawford Summer School / BSW Course Secretary +44 (0)2890975168
Carmel McCloy BSW Placements +44 (0)2890975998

 

Postgraduate Taught Programme Directors

Name ProgrammeTelephone Number
Dr Katerina Dounavi Applied Behaviour Analysis +44 (0)28 9097 5951
Dr Anne Campbell Applied Social Studies  +44 (0)28 9097 5990
Prof Karola Dillenburger Autism Spectrum Disorders +44 (0)28 9097 5985
Dr Bronagh Byrne Children's Rights +44 (0)28 9097 1478
Dr Michael Duffy Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Programmes +44 (0)28 9097 3298
Dr Gavin Duffy Educational Leadership +44 (0)28 9097 5260 
Dr Andy Biggart Educational Studies +44 (0)28 9097 5946
Dr Joe Allen Higher Education Teaching (PGCHET) +44 (0)28 9097 3424
Dr Alison MacKenzie Inclusion and SNE +44 (0)28 9097 5930
Dr James Nelson Initial Teacher Education (PGCE) +44 (0)28 9097 5930
Dr Jennifer Roberts International PGCE +44 (0)28 9097 3177
Dr Teresa Degenhardt Social Science Research +44 (0)28 9097 1244
Ms Suzanne Mooney Systemic Practice and Family Therapy +44 (0)28 9097 3641
Dr Stephen Coulter Systemic Psychotherapy +44 (0)28 9097 3236
Dr Ibrar Bhatt TESOL +44 (0)28 9097 1489
Dr Siobhán McAlister 
(on sabatical leave)
Youth Justice +44 (0)28 9097 5918
Dr Mary-Louise Corr Youth Justice  +44 (0)28 9097 5370

 

Postgraduate Taught Programme Teams

Initial Teacher Education: PGCE

Name Area of Responsibility Telephone Number
Dr James Nelson PGCE Director,  RE Pathway Convenor / Educational and Professional Studies +44 (0)28 9097 5904
Lesley Emerson PGCE Deputy Director of Learning, Teaching and Assessment +44 (0)28 9097 5927
Dr Jennifer Roberts PGCE Deputy Director +44 (0)28 9097 3177
Dr Ian Cantley Maths Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5936
Ian Collen Modern Languages Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5960
Dr Pamela Cowan ICT Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5931
Lesley Emerson Social Science Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5927
Dr Billy McClune Science Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5938
Dr Sheila McConnellogue English Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5964

Applied Social Studies

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Dr Anne Campbell Programme Director and Dual Diagnosis Pathway Convenor  +44 (0)28 9097 5990
Professor Danielle Turney Childcare Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5907
Professor Gavin Davidson  Mental Health Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 3151
Dr Anne Campbell Strategy and Leadership Pathway Convenor +44 (0)28 9097 5990

Postgraduate Taught Professional Services

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Margaret Rea Postgraduate Taught Administrator +44 (0)28 9097 5950
Ruth McKittrick Programme Secretary (PGCE) +44 (0)28 9097 5928
Margaret Kennedy Programme Support (PGCE) +44 (0)28 0097 5940
Elaine Woodhouse PGCE Placements +44 (0)28 9097 3514
Gillian Patterson Senior Programme Secretary (MEd, MSc Education programmes) +44 (0)28 9097 5923
Grace McMurray Programme Support (MEd, MSc Education programmes) +44 (0)28 9097 5956
Victoria Nesbitt Programme Secretary (CBT, Systemic Practice and Family Therapy, Systemic Psychotherapy, Youth Justice) +44 (0)28 9097 1481
Maria Husin Programme Secretary (PGCHET, Social Science Research, Applied Social Studies) +44 (0)28 9097 3082

 

Postgraduate Research Programme Directors

Name ProgrammeTelephone Number
Dr Cathal McManus PhD/MPhil +44 (0)28 9097 5914
Dr Karen Winter Doctorate in Childhood Studies +44 (0)28 9097 3917
Dr Caroline Linse Doctorate in Education (TESOL) +44 (0)28 9097 3441
Dr Katrina Lloyd Doctorate in Education +44 (0)28 9097 5990

 

Postgraduate Research Teams

Postgraduate Research Professional Services

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Antoinette Keaney-Bell Postgraduate Research Administrator +44 (0)28 9097 5989
Margaret Mitchell Doctoral Programme Support +44 (0)28 9097 5937
Lara Sittlington PhD Programme Secretary +44 (0)28 9097 5961
Flora Delargy  Research Programmes Support +44 (0)28 9097 3729

Research Support Professional Services

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Karen McLaughlin Research Administrator +44 (0)28 9097 3803
Eileen Gray Research Support Secretary +44 (0)28 9097 5906
Karen Wylie Research Support Secretary (Ethics and SECC) +44 (0)28 9097 1233 

 

NICILT

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Ian Collen Director +44 (0)28 9097 5960 
Louisa Gibson Administrator +44 (0)28 9097 5955 
Frances Hawkins Clerical Officer +44 (0)28 9097 5954

 

Technical

NameArea of ResponsibilityTelephone Number
Stephen Whiteside Technician +44 (0)28 9097 5932