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Staff directory

All ISER’s staff including researchers, supervisors, survey, communications, web, IT and administrative support are listed here. If you want to contact one of the team, but are not sure who is the best person to speak to, please call our main reception +44 (0)1206 872957.

Directorate

Name Job title Telephone
Paul Clarke Professor of Social Statistics & ISER Research Director 01206 873760
Meena Kumari Professor of Biological and Social Epidemiology & Deputy Director ISER 01206 873573
Peter Lynn Director of ISER 01206 874809
Angela Newsam Departmental Manager 01206 874698
Janice Webb PA to ISER Director, Post Graduate Administrator 01206 872645

Research group

Name Job title Telephone
Edith Aguirre Senior Research Officer 01206 872105
Tarek Al Baghal Deputy Director, Understanding Society 01206 874781
Silvia Avram Senior Research Fellow 01206 874824
Michaela Benzeval Director, Understanding Society 01206 873983
Zsofi Boda Reader 01206 873562
Cara Booker Research Fellow and Graduate Director 01206 873026
Magda Borkowska Senior Research Officer 01206 872105
Patryk Bronka Senior Research Officer 01206 873597
Jonathan Burton Associate Director, Surveys 01206 872266
Pablo Cabrera Alvarez Senior Research Officer 01206 872105
Paul Clarke Professor of Social Statistics & ISER Research Director 01206 873760
Anna Dearman Senior Research Officer 01206 874680
Emilia Del Bono Director of MiSoC 01206 873569
Paul Fisher Research Fellow 01206 873994
Laura Fumagalli Research Fellow 01206 872387
Paul Garcia Senior Research Officer
Emily Grundy Professor of Population Science, University of Essex 01206 873904
Karon Gush Senior Research Officer 01206 873789
Angus Holford Research Fellow 01206 872605
Daniel Horn Senior Research Officer 01206 873994
Omar Hussein Research Assistant (Income) 01206 872105
Annette Jäckle Professor of Survey Methodology, Associate Director of Innovations for Understanding Society 01206 873896
Olena Kaminska Survey Statistician 01206 874199
Meena Kumari Professor of Biological and Social Epidemiology & Deputy Director ISER 01206 873573
Joonghyun Kwak Senior Research Officer 01206 872387
Peter Lynn Director of ISER 01206 874809
Jamie Moore Research Fellow 01206 874680
Alita Nandi Senior Research Fellow & Associate Director for Understanding Society 01206 874699
Angelina Nazarova Senior Research Officer 01206 872655
Daria Popova Research Fellow 01206 873790
Stephen Pudney Visiting Professor 01206 873789
Birgitta Rabe Professor of Economics 01206 874594
Kelly Reeve Research Officer 01206 874680
Matteo Richiardi Professor and Director of CeMPA 01206 873568
Paulo Serodio Senior Research Officer 01206 874199
Justin Van De Ven Senior Research Officer 01206 873543
Jim Vine Senior Research Officer 01206 873994
Jiawei Wu Senior Research Officer 01206 872387
Carla Xena Research Officer
Wei Xun Senior Research Officer
Pilar Zueras Senior Research Officer 01206 872655

Survey group

Name Job title Telephone
Tarek Al Baghal Deputy Director, Understanding Society 01206 874781
Sara Bellamio Survey Data Officer 01206 873898
Hannah Brightman Participant Liaison Officer 01206 872588
Jonathan Burton Associate Director, Surveys 01206 872266
Emily Dix Survey Officer 01206 874666
Kelly Goodyear Participant Liaison Officer 01206 873701
Karon Gush Senior Research Officer 01206 873789
Isobel Hibbard Participant Liaison Officer 01206 872588
Ryan Holmes Survey Officer 01206 874666
Graham Jolliffe Research Data Manager 01206 873683
Annette Jäckle Professor of Survey Methodology, Associate Director of Innovations for Understanding Society 01206 873896
Olena Kaminska Survey Statistician 01206 874199
Jack Kneeshaw Executive Director, Understanding Society 01206 874755
Peter Lynn Director of ISER 01206 874809
Piotr Marzec Data Analyst & Training Officer 01206 873789
Lewis Mitchell Survey Officer 01206 874666
Sarah Parbury Survey Officer 01206 873481
Violetta Parutis Assistant Associate Director (Surveys) 01206 874666
Christine Woods Senior Survey Officer 01206 874745

Communications

Name Job title Telephone
Louise Clarke Cullen ISER Communications and Engagement Manager 01206 873087
Chris Coates Research Impact and Project Manager 01206 873685
Abigail Fairhall MiSoC Impact Fellow 01206 873401
Louise Miles Senior Web & Communications Officer 01206 873986
Jonathan Nears Web Developer 01206 873685
Becky Parsons Understanding Society Communications Manager 01206 873864
Annette Pasotti Senior Web and Communications Officer 01206 872649
Raj Patel Associate Director of Policy and Impact Fellow, Understanding Society 01206 873831
Robin Vanner Policy and Partnerships Manager 01206 873831

Administrative Support

Name Job title Telephone
Kim Bones Finance and Operations Officer 01206 874803
Jane Ismail Library and Information Officer 01206 873389
Jay James Understanding Society Project Assistant and Event Support, and PA to the Director of Understanding Society 01206 874823
Cheryl Pasfield Project Support Officer and Committee Secretary 01206 874823
Emily Smith MiSoC Communications and Administrative Assistant 01206 873401
Janice Webb PA to ISER Director, Post Graduate Administrator 01206 872645
Sarah Williamson Research Funding Manager 01206 872631

Information & Data Systems

Name Job title Telephone
Geoffrey Angel Systems Developer/Team Leader 01206 874719
George Bennett Survey Data Officer 01206 873900
Glenn Dunn Survey Data Manager 01206 873898
Kristijan Garic Survey Data Linkage Officer 01206 873683
Nicole James Survey Data Officer 01206 873536
Graham Jolliffe Research Data Manager 01206 873683
Adrian Lynn IT Support Officer 01206 872962
Kostas Manios Euromod Software Developer 01206 873543
John Payne Associate Director, Data 01206 872825
Saskia Price Survey Data Officer 01206 873900
Matt Siddall IT Technical Support Officer 01206 872389
Paul Siddall Systems Manager 01206 872654
Ray Ware Information Technology and Security Manager 01206 873067
Catherine Yuen Survey Applications Manager 01206 873683

Research students

Name Job title Telephone
Alexandria Andrayas ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Liza Benny ISER PhD Student 01206 874802
Kristopher Bevan ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Hester Burn ISER PhD Student 01206 873789
Owen Cranshaw ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Evelyn Dilkes ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Melissa Ellery ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Nicolo Framarin ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Joshua Fullard ISER PhD Student 01206 874026
Katrin Gasior ISER PhD Student 01206 872868
Dipanwita Ghatak ISER PhD Student 01206 874802
Steven Haworth ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Benedict Hignell ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Ziyi Huang ISER PhD Student 01206 874026
Yara Issa ISER PhD Student 01206 874802
Nicole James Survey Data Officer 01206 873536
Jonas Kaufmann ISER PhD Student 01206 874026
Jingyi Li ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Yunglong Liang ISER PhD Student
Chimwemwe Magalasi ISER PhD Student 01206 874026
Joy Malih ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
David McAleavey ISER PhD Student 01206 874280
Gabriele Navyte ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Linh Nguyen ISER PhD Student 01206 874802
Larissa Pople ISER PhD Student 01206 874802
Enrico Rubolino Phd Student 01206 874026
Claudia Samano Robles ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Tomasso Sartori ISER PhD Student 01206 873789
Sonkurt Sen ISER PhD Student 01206 873789
Laura Tan ISER PhD Student 01206 872938
Melchior Vella ISER PhD Student 01206 873789

Emeritus Professors

Name Job Title
Nick Buck Emeritus Professor
John Ermisch Emeritus Professor
David Rose Emeritus Professor
Holly Sutherland Emeritus Professor

Visiting Professors

Name Job Title
Stephen Jenkins Visiting Professor