People

The School is made up of 30 academic staff, 12 research staff, 24 postgraduate teaching staff, 12 eye clinic staff, 9 clinical teaching associates and 24 postgraduate research students.

In addition, we have a large number of visiting lecturers and optometrists who support the clinical supervision of undergraduate students.

General contact details

Phone: +44 (0)29 2087 4374 (Main Reception)
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4859

Address:
School of Optometry and Vision Sciences
Cardiff University
Maindy Road
Cathays
Cardiff
CF24 4HQ

Key people

Head of School

Marcela Votruba

Professor Marcela Votruba

Head of School, Optometry and Vision Sciences

Email:
votrubam@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44(0)29 2087 0117

School Manager

Carline Beaumont

Carline Beaumont

School Manager

Email:
beaumontcp@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 4694

Director of Research

Andrew Quantock

Professor Andrew Quantock

Director of Research

Email:
quantockaj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 5064

Director of Postgraduate Research

TonyRedmondAlt

Dr Tony Redmond

Senior Lecturer, Director of Postgraduate Research

Email:
redmondt1@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44(0)29 2087 0564

Director of Teaching

Whitaker, David

Professor David Whitaker

Director of Teaching

Email:
whitakerd@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 208 74703

Director of Clinics

Kat Evans

Dr Katharine Evans

Senior Lecturer, Director of Clinics, Deputy Senior Admissions Tutor

Email:
evansks@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6237

Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC) Directors

Barbara Ryan

Dr Barbara Ryan

Director Postgraduate Taught Programmes and WOPEC Co-Director

Email:
ryanb@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 29208 70233
Nik Sheen

Dr Nik Sheen

WOPEC Co-Director, Clinical Lead for the Eye Health Examinations Wales (EHEW) service

Email:
sheennj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6988

Eye Clinic Practice Manager

Helen Morris

Helen Morris

Practice Manager

Email:
morrish4@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 29208 70362