Contact Us

The HR Service is organised to provide services to each College and Professional Services area.

You can access the contact details of the staff who provide those services by selecting the relevant College or Professional Services below.

At the bottom of this page you can find contact details for other areas of the HR Service.

College of Arts and Law

Karen Martin
HR Business Partner
e: k.a.martin@bham.ac.uk
t: 43848

Adviser due March '18
HR Adviser
t: TBC

Nathan King
Recruitment Adviser
t: 47183

Wellbeing Services
t: 45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Emma Stanway
HR Business Partner
e: e.stanway@bham.ac.uk
t: 45003

Daisy Droach
HR Adviser
e: D.Droach@bham.ac.uk

 

Rashi Malhi & Gaby Howell
Recruitment Advisers
t: 46858 / 51114

Wellbeing Services
t: 45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

College of Life and Environmental Services

Helen Barlow
HR Business Partner
e: H.L.Barlow@bham.ac.uk

Nisha Parmar
HR Adviser
e: N.Parmar.1@bham.ac.uk
t: 44393

Sonia Gill
Recruitment Adviser
t: 47183

Wellbeing Services
t: 45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

College of Medical and Dental Sciences

Sally Steele
HR Business Partner
e: s.l.steele@bham.ac.uk
t: 49034

Lisa Russell
Secretary to HR Business Partner
e: l.a.russell@bham.ac.uk
t: 43110

Gareth Chapman and Rachael Pearson
HR Advisers
e: G.Chapman@bham.ac.ukr.h.pearson@bham.ac.uk
t: 42054 / 42051

 

Susie Shaw and Rebecca Colston
Recruitment Advisers
t: 47974 / 42574

Wellbeing Services
t: 45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

College of Social Sciences

Lora Morris
HR Business Partner
e: l.c.morris@bham.ac.uk
t: 47347

Debbie Baker
Secretary to HR Business Partner
e: d.a.baker@bham.ac.uk
t: 49049

Chris Morris and Debbie Whiteley
HR Advisers
e: c.morris@bham.ac.uk / d.l.whiteley@bham.ac.uk
t:
 43849 / 51111

Elizabeth Hague
Recruitment Adviser
t: 42052

Wellbeing Services
t:45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

Professional Services

Baljinder Bansal
HR Business Partner
e: b.bansal@bham.ac.uk
t: 43416

Jenny Cotterill 
Secretary to HR Business Partner
e: j.m.cotterill@bham.ac.uk
t: 43851

Sam Bateman
HR Manager – Hospitality & Accommodation Services
e: s.bateman@bham.ac.uk
t: 49085

Jane Astle, Liam Kinsella and Mike Larter 
HR Advisers
e: j.a.astle@bham.ac.uk / l.kinsella@bham.ac.uk / m.b.larter@bham.ac.uk
t: 49048 / 58115 / 47562

 

Recruitment Advisers

Sarah Skidmore
HAS- Catering/ Accommodation Vale Village/ Nurseries/ HAS sales and Marketing/ Cleaning Services
t: 46487

Ashley Taylor
IT Services/Estates/ Academic Services/ Security/ Transport and Portering
t: 48883

Sonia Gill
Ext Rel/ UOB Sport
t: 42830

Susie Shaw
Biomedical Services/Careers/ Winterbourne/ Conference Park/ Events
t: 47974

Rebecca Colston
Biomedical Services/  Environmental Services
t: 42574

Rashi Malhi
Finance
t: 46858

Gaby Howell
New Core
t: 51114

Nathan King
Worklink/ DARO/ HR/Legal Services
t: 47183

Elizabeth Hague
Liberal Arts/Planning
t: 42052

Angela Hannah
VC Suite and Reg and Secretary’s office
t: 58103

Wellbeing Services
t: 45116
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth

Safety Services
e: healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 45251 or 45817
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe

POD Administration Team
People and Organisational Development (POD)
e: pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
t: 43693 / 44606
w: intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/development

About us

Director's office

Nigel Waugh
Director of HR
e: n.waugh@bham.ac.uk
t: 46477

Jayne Thatcher
PA to Director of HR
e: j.l.thatcher@bham.ac.uk
t: 43649
Siân Jackson
Executive Officer (HR)
e: s.b.jackson@bham.ac.uk
t: 49045
 

HR Advisory Services

HR Advisory Services encompasses the ongoing roles of the HR business partners within the Colleges and Professional Services, alongside a dedicated team of employee relations HR Advisers and consultants.

Zoe Oakes
Assistant Director of HR
t: 42055

Anthony Seeley
Employee Relations Manager
t:
45342
Daljit Dhillon 
HR Consultant - Employee Relations
t:
 42730
Heather Clancy
HR Adviser - Employee Relations
t: 43680
Gurj Dhami
HR Adviser - Employee Relations
t: 46479
Victoria Groves
HR Adviser - Employee Relations
t: 43680
Kerry Spooner
HR Adviser - Employee Relations
t: 48882
Anna Sargeant
HR Administrator - Employee Relations
t: 42931

Apprenticeships
Caleb Wright
Apprenticeship Coordinator
t: 48068

HR Business Partners and Secretaries
Please see contacts by college/professional services above for details

HR Advisers
Please see contacts by college/professional services above for details

People and Organisational Development (POD)

POD’s vision is ‘to be a highly valued team of trusted advisors to senior management across the university, supporting leaders during unprecedented levels of change in helping to develop individual, team and organisation wide capabilities and behaviours’.

Find out more

Contact

pod@contacts.bham.ac.uk
0121 414 3693

Andrew Ktoris
Assistant Director of HR
t: 48949
Kate Crane
Head of HR - POD
t: 43690
Marc Adams
Consultant
t: 45949
Ryan Sharman
Consultant
t: 43401
Vince O'Grady
Consultant
t: 46050
James Cull
Consultant
t: 58771
Lois Stewart
Learning and Organisational Development Manager (HAS) (Interim)
t: 58234 
Paul Compton
Trainer
t: 44611
James Mason
Trainer
t: 46051
Matt Dix
Trainer
t: 
58771
Dave McCoy
Administration Manager 
t: 
58108
Liz Leech
PA to Assistant Director of HR
t: 45039
Rosie Price
Administrator
t: 
43693
Matt Stone
Administrator
t: 44606

 

HR Services and Recruitment (Service Delivery)

The Service Delivery function provides a dedicated service focusing on the execution of day to day HR and Recruitment requirements.

The function comprises several teams focused on providing advice and support in designated areas including recruitment, and it is the first point of contact for all general HR enquiries. 

Lora Morris
Assistant Director of HR (Interim)
t: 47347
Monique Myers
Recruitment Manager
t: 43066

Recruitment Advisers
Please see contacts by college/professional services above for details

Full Service Delivery team details

Strategy and Policy

Strategy and Policy support the delivery of transformational performance across the University. We support colleagues in HR and the University by:

  • developing pay and reward systems;
  • promoting equality and diversity;
  • generating management information to support projects and initiatives for staff; 
  • supporting collective employee relations.
Adrian Buckley
Assistant Director of HR
t: 43847
Sally Ells
HR Consultant (Policy and pay)
t: 43786
Sheena Griffiths
Staff Equality Adviser (Engagement)
t: 58314
Susan Squire
Diversity Adviser (Strategy & Governance)
t: 42673
Rachel Jarrett
Management Statistician
t: 43843 
Colin Taylor
Management Information Assistant
t: 48347
Gill Newis
Policy Support Assistant
t: 58113
 

 

Workplace Wellbeing

Your wellbeing at work is crucial in helping you to achieve your full potential.

To help you stay healthy and happy at work the University offers a wide range of benefits, services and facilities ranging from flexible working and recreational facilities to counselling services and specialist safety advisors.

Find out more

Contact

Safety Services 
intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe
healthandsafety@contacts.bham.ac.uk (general enquiries)

Wellbeing Services 
intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/workhealth (advice on how to access the different services)
occupationalhealth@contacts.bham.ac.uk (general enquiries)

Workplace Wellbeing training
https://intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/hr/wellbeing/worksafe/courses/index.aspx
trainingww@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Safety Services
Advisors, Consultants and general enquries
t: 45251 or 45817 
Wellbeing Services - Occupational Health
t: 45116



Wellbeing Services - Employee Support
Jean Harris
Employee Advisor
t: 
58774

Wellbeing Services - Employee Support
Angela Breen

Employee Disability Advisor 
t: 58799
Workplace Wellbeing training
t: 
45817 or 45251

 

Les Wright
Assistant Director of HR
t: 45250

Melanie Ashfield
Assistant Director's PA
t: 
58747

Cheryl Rogers
Head of Safety Services
t: 
49052
Philippa Hawkins
Head of Wellbeing Services
t: 
43144
Lucy Austin
Communications Officer
t: 
44947