Contact Media Relations
If you have a media enquiry for The University of Manchester, our Media Relations Team will be happy to help.
Follow us on Twitter: @UoMNews
For general media relations enquiries contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Relations Team contacts
Ben Robinson (News and Media Relations Manager)
mob +44 (0) 7920 750602
Faculty of Humanities
Joe Stafford (News and Media Relations Officer)
Arts, languages, cultures, law, social sciences (including international politics and political science), environment, education, development, global inequalities.
mob +44 (0) 7823 537670
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Mike Addelman (News and Media Relations Officer)
Medicine, cancer, psychology, nursing, social work, midwifery, dentistry, population health, life sciences, history of science and medicine, bioethics, Egyptology, UoMSport, research involving animals.
mob +44 (0) 7717 881567
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Jessica Marsh (News and Media Relations Officer)
Engineering, physical sciences, astronomy, maths, computer science, advanced materials, energy, industrial biotechnology.
mob +44 (0) 7780 281312
Other media contacts
Alliance Manchester Business School
Róisín Asije-Rooney (Content and Communications Manager) – currently on maternity leave.
Will Stone (Content and Communications Manager)
Business, accounting and finance, organisational psychology, leadership, strategy, marketing, innovation and management sciences.
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
Holly Westwood, Marketing and Communications Manager
John Rylands Library
Michelle Sharples (Head of Engagement, The University of Manchester Library)
mob +44 (0) 7974 711959
Anna Pickard (Communications Manager)
mob +44 (0) 7771 844093
Whitworth Art Gallery
Melissa McFarlane, Communications Manager
If you need to contact the University for a filming location or commercial media booking, please contact:
Jane James (Sales and Marketing Consultant, The University of Manchester Conferences and Venues team)
mob +44 (0) 7876 138374
Live interviews on campus
We have a studio facility in the Directorate of Communications and Marketing, in the John Owens Building, to conduct live broadcast interviews. The high-spec broadcast equipment was developed and installed by In:Quality Media.
For more details about our studio facilities or for media to arrange parking on campus, contact the relevant Media Relations Officer using the details above.
Media Relations Team
Division of Communications and Marketing
The University of Manchester
University switchboard tel +44 (0) 161 306 6000