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Administration Staff

For general enquiries or to contact our administration staff please email:

Contact Email
Taught Programmes Administration Team
Postgraduate Research Administration Team
Operations/General enquiries
Department Manager
Learning and Teaching Manager

Academic Staff

Prof Alex BroadbentProfessor
Dr Simona CapisaniAssistant Professor / Communications Officer / CHSS Advisor and Exam Board Rep
Professor Nancy CartwrightProfessor/Director of CHESS - No general enquiries (please refer to the contact us page)
Dr Christopher CowieAssociate Professor/Director of Research
Dr Jeremy DunhamAssociate Professor / On research leave
Professor Matthew Daniel EddyProfessor / Chair in the History and Philosophy of Science Co-Director / Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Dr David FaraciAssociate Professor / Deputy Director of Research / Department Seminar Organiser / IT Officer
Professor Sophie GibbProfessor/DEC Chair
Dr Philip GoffAssociate Professor / Director of UG & PG Student Experience
Dr Joseph GoughVisiting Research Fellow
Professor Andy HamiltonProfessor/Chair BoE/Director of Aesthetics, Ethics and Politics Research Cluster
Professor John HeilProfessor
Professor Robin HendryProfessor/Head of Department/Chair of BoS/Co-Director of CHESS
Professor Simon P. JamesProfessor/DEC Chair
Dr Aadil KurjiTeaching Fellow
Dr Gregory LuskAssistant Professor
Dr. Clare Mac CumhaillAssociate Professor
Professor Holger MaehleProfessor/Director of Undergraduate Studies
Professor Anna MarmodoroProfessor / Director of Research (including Ethics)
Dr James MillerAssistant Professor / Director of Graduate Diploma / Exchange & Placement Coordinator / JH Social Science (PPE) Advisor and Exam Board Rep
Professor Stephen MumfordDeputy Head of Department/Curriculum Officer
Dr Katherine PuddifootAssociate Professor/Admissions/Widening Participation Officer
Dr Joe SaundersAssociate Professor/Admissions/Widening Participation Officer/Director of Digital Learning
Dr William SimpsonVisiting Research Fellow
Dr Benedict SmithAssociate Professor/Director Philosophy MA
Dr Richard StopfordAssistant Professor (Education) / Deputy Director of UG Studies/ Tutor Manager
Dr Emily ThomasAssociate Professor / On research leave
Dr Elisabeth ThorssonTeaching Fellow/ Director of Dissertations
Professor Matthew TugbyProfessor / On research leave
Dr Sara L. UckelmanAssociate Professor/Co-Director of Durham Centre for Ancient and Medieval Philosophy/Deputy Director of Liberal Arts
Professor Peter VickersProfessor / Director PG Research / Co-Director CHESS
Dr Aness WebsterAssistant Professor/ EDI Lead / Athena Swann
Dr Emily WebsterAssistant Professor / Liberal Arts Advisor and Exam Board Rep
Dr Tom WhymanTeaching Fellow (Part-Time)
Dr Sarah WietenAssistant Professor/ Delta Co-ordinator