Who's who
Professor Karen Holford

Pro Vice-Chancellor, College of Physical Sciences & Engineering
Professor Karen Holford

  • Overall management and leadership of the College including setting the overall strategy and direction of the College
  • Promoting the academic values, including research and education, of the College with overall responsibility for academic performance of the College
  • Control, allocation and accounting for the financial, human, physical and other resources of the College

Tel: 02920 875356
Email: holford@cardiff.ac.uk

Belinda Jones

PA to Professor Karen Holford Pro Vice-Chancellor, College of Physical Sciences
Ms Belinda Jones

Tel: 029 20 875356
Email: JonesB57@Cardiff.ac.uk

College Board

The College Board provides executive leadership to the Schools in the College, assisting Professor Holford in matters relating to College strategy, policy, resources, performance and academic activities. It is also empowered to make recommendations to the College Pro Vice-Chancellor. The College Board meets fortnightly, to help drive the College in its ambition to be a world-leading centre of academic excellence.

Professor Walter Gear

College Dean for International
Professor Walter Gear

Tel: 02920 874785
Email: Walter.Gear@astro.cf.ac.uk

Professor Bob Lark

College Dean for Education and Students
Professor Bob Lark

Tel: 02920 876176
Email: lark@cardiff.ac.uk

Professor Roger Whitaker

College Dean for Research
Professor Roger Whitaker

Tel: 02920 875490
Email: whitakerRM@cardiff.ac.uk

College Heads of Schools
Chris Tweed

Professor Chris Tweed - Welsh School of Architecture

Tel 02920 876207
Email: TweedAC@cardiff.ac.uk

Rudolf  Allemann

Professor Rudolf Allemann - School of Chemistry

Tel: 02920 879014
Email: AllemannRK@Cardiff.ac.uk

Professor S. Hurley

Professor Steve Hurley - School of Computer Science & Informatics

Tel: 02920 874749
Email: Steve.Hurley@cs.cardiff.ac.uk

Ian Hall

Professor Ian Hall - School of Earth and Ocean Sciences

Tel: 02920 875612
Email: Hall@cardiff.ac.uk

Phil Bowen

Professor Phil Bowen -School of Engineering

Tel: 02920 874688
Email: BowenPJ@cardiff.ac.uk

Tim Phillips

Professor Tim Phillips - School of Mathematics

Tel: 02920 874194
Email: PhillipsTN@cardiff.ac.uk

Matt Griffin

Professor Matt J Griffin - School of Physics and Astronomy

Tel: 02920 874785
Email: Matt.Griffin@astro.cf.ac.uk

Mr Martin Haynes

Mr Martin Haynes

  • As the College's senior non-academic officer, responsible for ensuring the delivery of effective support for the College's activities, working closely with colleagues both within the constituent schools and the professional services departments
  • Working closely with the College Pro Vice-Chancellor and with the College Board to contribute to the development and delivery of the College's Strategy
  • Oversight of financial resources, working with the College Management Accountant to ensure the financial sustainability of the College's activities

Email: haynesmc@cardiff.ac.uk
Tel: 02920 870601

Dr Sophie Buchaillard-Davies

Dr Sophie Buchaillard-Davies
Associate Registrar (Strategy)

  • Provides high level and broad ranging advice and coordination of support to the College Pro Vice-Chancellor, Registrar, College Deans and other senior staff
  • Assists with the development and implementation of College strategies, special projects and initiatives
  • Oversees engagement activities and management information analyses
  • Deputises for the Registrar of the College of Physical Sciences and Engineering

Email: buchaillard@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 02920879005

Mr Richard Lewis

Mr Richard Lewis
Management Accountant

  • Leads on all financial matters relating to the College including providing timely information and advice to the College Pro Vice-Chancellor, College Registrar, College Board and the University's Director of Finance.
  • Contributes to the strategic planning of the College by advising on financial budgeting, management and control.
  • Analyses and comments on key financial data for all of the schools within the College on a regular and timely manner and reports the findings to College Board.
  • Provides financial expertise in developing business cases for major projects and initiatives within the College and monitors the financial aspects of their execution.

Email: lewisr2@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 02920879097

Juliet Jukes

Mrs Juliet Jukes
HR Business Partner for the School of Physical Sciences and Engineering

  • Provide strategic and operational HR advice and guidance to the College Pro Vice-Chancellor, College Registrar and Heads of School
  • Provide a high quality and professional HR service in the College
  • Develop and deliver local HR strategies, plans and activities aligned with the College and University vision and the University's People Strategy
  • Support senior managers in the College in planning and delivering effective change management and increased performance

Email: JukesJ1@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 02920 879103

Note: Juliet works part-time Monday to Friday 9 am to 2.30 pm

Mr David Bevan

Mr David Bevan
Human Resources Manager

  • To support the HR Business Partner by providing pro-active professional HR advice and support to all levels of staff in the College.
  • To deliver effective and consistent people practices in line with the University vision.
  • To work with the colleagues in other College teams, People Services Centre and HR Centres of Expertise to provide professional HR services to the College.

Email: bevan@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 029 2087 9697 (79697)

Dr Melanie Rimmer

Dr Melanie Rimmer
Data Analyst

  • Provides data analysis and interpretation to support the College's activities and strategic planning, including performance review, projects and initiatives and evidence to support business cases, and to inform decision-making at College Board and College Operations Board.
  • Works with Schools in the College to ensure that data analysis and interpretation is informed by contextual knowledge
  • Acts as an interface with the Planning and Business Intelligence teams to support understanding of College needs and priorities

Email: rimmermb@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 029 208 76873

Sean Bradshaw

Sean Bradshaw
Administrative Assistant

  • Provides a comprehensive and confidential secretarial/support service to staff within the College of Physical Sciences & Engineering office.
  • Provides administrative assistance to the Executive Assistant Belinda Jones

Email: Bradshaws2@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 02920 879 716

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