The Graduate School is currently part of the Campus Closure. The staff are working remotely and can be contacted by email.

Associate Director for Postgraduate Research

Professor Maeve Olohan 
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 3128
Room S4.24, Samuel Alexander Building

Senior Postgraduate Research Administrator (on secondment)

Mrs Joanne Marsh

Postgraduate Admissions Administrator

Miss Rachel Corbishley
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 3559
Room CG6, Ellen Wilkinson Building

Postgraduate Research Administrator (eProg and Web) (on sick leave)

Mr Andy Fairhurst

Postgraduate Research Administrator (Theses Administration)

Mrs Julie Fiwka
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 8050
Room CG6, Ellen Wilkinson Building


The Graduate School Office for PhD students in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures is located in Room CG6 (Ground Floor), Graduate School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, Ellen Wilkinson Building.

Our location is Building 77 on The University of Manchester Campus map.

The Graduate School Office is normally open between 9.00am and 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.